Asad Shan all geared up to host Zing’s ‘Jukebox Live’

“I am looking forward to connecting with the live audience and having a fun time on the show," he says.
Updated 01 Apr, 2015 05:28pm

The brutally charming VJ turned actor and filmmaker Asad Shan has been signed up as the newest host of Zing Jukebox Live, a one-of-a-kind live and interactive music show that puts the playlist’s control in the viewers’ hands.

Shan will be sharing the screen space with the main presenter, Natasha Asghar, who will continue hosting the popular program on alternate days of the week, as reported by Biz Asia.

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All set to start with ‘Jukebox Live’ today, Shan has been linked with Zing for a period of five years now and he is also hosting another program on it called ‘Brits Bollywood’.

Having returned from Pakistan lately where he promoted his maiden directorial venture, ‘Welcome to London’ a romantic thriller in which he also played the main lead, extensively, Shan says he is excited about his latest venture.

“I have always been proud of the network, leading the market with local innovative content. Jukebox Live is a great addition to the existing line-up of shows on the channel and I am delighted that they have lured me to be part of this.”

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“I am looking forward to connecting with the live audience and having a fun time on the show.”

Anticipating to make his next movie in Pakistan, Shan began his career on television as a VJ on popular Indian music channel B4U but his true passion is cinema – he chose to make his a film on his own terms despite lucrative offers from Bollywood.