This weekend, Sony Entertainment Television’s talent reality show India’s Got Talent promises to be one-of-a-kind viewing experience with Jackie Shroff aka Jaggu Dada gracing the show for the ‘Jackie Shroff Special’ episode. The episode assures to be an epic one for the audience with the Top 14 contestants wowing the guest of honor, Jackie Shroff and the judges – Kirron Kher, Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Badshah and Manoj Muntashir with some never seen before performances.
Among the spectacular performances, contestant Ishita Vishwakarma from Jabalpur who is also known as ‘Choti Lata’ on the show will shine through with her melodious voice, singing ‘Ramji Bada Dukh Dena' and 'Tu Mera Jaanu Hai’ which were picturized on Jackie Shroff. Impressed with Ishita’s performance, Jackie would do something that would amaze everyone present on the sets. He turns towards the stage, goes up to Ishita and touches her feet. Jackie Shroff says, "Mai kho gaya tha inke awaaz mein. When the song was recorded, I liked it so much and today again, I liked it. Ishita you are amazing." Saying so, an overwhelmed Jackie Shroff is visibly seen getting teary-eyed.
Delighted by Ishita's melodious voice Badshah who applauds all the musicians, joins Jackie Shroff on stage too touches Ishita’s feet as a mark of respect for her talent. Badshah said, "When you sang the first song, you won my heart and I thought nothing can be better than this but then, when you started 'Tu Mera Hero Hai,' I couldn’t believe you were performing live, I thought it was recorded!" Wowed by Ishita’s performance Manoj Muntashir too shared how unknowingly Ishita’s life journey is like her Idol Lata Ji's life story. Be it their look, their birthplaces, family responsibilities or how renowned singers of their time have praised them.
Jackie Shroff will also be seen gifting Ishita and her mother Parijat (night jasmine) plant seeds and a tulsi plant respectively. Not only this, he makes Ishita’s sister wear the neckpiece that he was wearing. Sharing his love for plants, Jackie further reveals the story of a plant called ‘Kadam’ that he planted 5 to 6 years ago on his mother’s birthday and the way he nurtured it. He then said that without fail, before leaving his home he touches it as if receiving his mother’s blessings in disguise.
Tune in to the ‘Jackie Shroff Special’ on India’s Got Talent, this Saturday & Sunday at 8:00 PM only on Sony Entertainment Television!