Javed Akhtar now on EPIC channel

Begins shooting for a new show ‘Jaane Pehchaane’

Akhtar to narrate well-researched stories of stars, films and scenes from the

yesteryears in ‘Jaane Pehchaane’soon to be aired on The EPIC Channel

Mumbai, April, 2015: Poet, lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar will now be seen on The EPIC

Channel reminiscing old Bollywood stars in a nostalgic set up. An icon himself,Javed Akhtar will

make his debut on The EPIC Channel literally making magic with his words. Having begun

shooting, he will take on the role of the narrator in a show titled ‘Jaane Pehchaane’ that will

take the audience down the memory lane of Bollywood stars, films and filmmakers. The show is

directed by the very young director Tarik Khattar and produced by Cinestaan Digital Pvt. Ltd.

owned by Rohit Khattar.

The legend will be seen reminiscing the famous dialogues of yesteryears and willnarrate

unheard of stories behind stars, scenes and films. A show that bases its episodes on well-

researched content, Javed Akhtar will also reveal some of the industry’s best kept secrets. The

show is designed to capture viewer’s attention with some of the best dialogues and lyrics from

The show begins this June and will cover almost every genre of Bollywood cinema -- from the

angry young men to romantic heroes,and from iconic villains to unforgettable mothers.The

show will recall famous characters, films and scenes, most of who are already etchedfirmly in

Watch this space for more on ‘Jaane Pehchaane’.

About EPIC Television Networks Pvt. Ltd.

EPIC Television Networks Private Limited (“EPIC”) is an integrated media company that commenced

operations in the year 2013. The company has been set up to build segmented offerings in television

entertainment. The first offering is a channel named EPIC that creates new IPs, characters and stories in

the space of Indian history and mythology. Find out more on www.epicchannel.com