- Comedy Circus 2
Comedy Circus 2
A promotinal logo image of "Comedy Circus 2".
Format Comedy Created by Optimystix Country of origin India Language(s) Hindi No. of seasons 2 No. of episodes Total 20 Production Running time approx. 22 minutes Broadcast Original channel Sony TV Picture format 480i (SDTV), Original run April 26, 2008 – September 7, 2008 External links Website
Comedy Circus 2 is a comedy show that started its second season at Sony TV on April 26, 2008. The show brings together popular television actors and professional stand-up comedians to perform on a highly competitive stage. Jodis (or teams of two) are scored by the judges and the live studio audience to determine eliminations.
- Dharampal Thakur
- Bharat Kukreti
- Raaj Shaandilyaa
- Shakeel Siddiqui "Shana Shakeel" --- Special comedy guest from Comedy Circus Season 1 (all episodes)
- Arbaaz Khan; Kashmira Shah; Neha Oberoi; & Sikandar Kher --- May 17
- Mona Singh --- June 6
- Farida Jalal --- July 5
- Farah Khan --- July 12
- Amrita Rao & Shreyas Talpade --- August 30
- Swapnil Joshi & Purbi Joshi --- August 30 (performed a skit)
- Sharad Kelkar & Rajshree Thakur from Saat Phere
- Parul Chauhan & Sara Khan from Sapna Babul Ka...Bidaai
- A trailer for the game show 10 Ka Dum, featuring Salman Khan, Rakhi Sawant, and Shakeel Siddiqui, was shown in 'Grand-Finale'.
- Apara Mehta & Shailesh Lodha
- Krushna Abhishek & Sudesh Lahiri
- Shayantani Ghosh & Kuldeep Dubey
- Sucheta Khanna & Salim Afridi
- Akashdeep Sehgal & Pervez Siddiqui
- Kamya Panjabi & Rajiv Thakur
- Rajesh Kumar & Rajeev Nigam
- Chitrashi Rawat & Rehman Khan
Wildcard Entrant on June 7, 2008
- Juhi Parmar & Vijay Ishwarlal Pawar (VIP)
Episode 1 (26 April 2008) - Introductory Acts
- Shailesh and Apara
- Chitrashi and Rehman
- Krushna and Sudesh
- Rajiv and Kamya
- Rajesh and Rajeev
- Kuldeep and Shayantani
- Sucheta and Salim
- Akashdeep and Pervez
- Rohit Rohilla and Vandana
Episode 2 (3 May 2008) - Fancy Dress
- Rajesh as Akbar, Rajeev as Birbal
- Akashdeep as Baba, Pervez as Roadside Man
- Krushna as Astronaut, Sudesh as Jadoo
- Shailesh as Common Man, Apara as Hillary Clinton
- Rajiv as Yamraj, Kamya as Ekta Kapoor
- Chitrashi as Kid, Rehman as Jin\Genie
- Kuldeep as Rishi, Shayantani as Apsara
- Sucheta as Basanti, Salim as Babbar Singh
Lowest scorers Sucheta-Salim lost against Jodis-voted Akashdeep-Pervez and were eliminated. Shekar Suman is added to the panel of judges.
Episode 3 (10 May 2008) - Freestyle
- Krushna as Balaji Casting Director, Sudesh as Struggling Actor
- Chitrashi as Model, Rehman as Bhai\Don
- Rajiv as Rakhi Sawant's Naukar\Servant, Kamya as Shakti Kapoor's Naukrani\Maidservant
- Kuldeep as Louie (a Discovery Channel reporter), Shayantani as Jenny (Louie's partner)
- Pervez as Harbhajan Singh, Akashdeep as Andrew Symonds
- Shailesh as Policeman, Apara as Anarkali
- Rajesh as TV Reporter, Rajeev as Newspaper Reporter
Lowest scorers Akashdeep-Pervez tied with Jodis-voted Kamya-Rajiv. No one was eliminated.
Episode 4 (17 May 2008) - Role Reversal
- Rajesh and Rajeev as Junior Bollywood background dancers
- Rajiv as IPL cheerleader Shanno Phataka, Kamya as Judge Ilzaam Sharma
- Krushna as Kashmira Shah, Sudesh as Billo (his wife)
- Chitrashi as Sachin Tendulkar, Rehman as Deepika Padukone
- Shailesh as Bubli, Apara as Bublu
- Pervez as Shruti Seth, Akashdeep as Archana Puran Singh
Apara-Shailesh and Akashdeep-Pervez were the lowest scoring jodis. However, a no-show by Kuldeep led Shayantani to eliminate herself from the competition. Arbaaz Khan, Sikhandar Kher and Neha Uberoi dropped by to promote their new movie Woodstock Villa. Kashmira Shah dropped by to watch Krushna's act.
Episode 5 (24 May 2008) - Musical
- Rajesh as Bappi Lahri, Rajeev as Reality show contestant
- Rajiv as Village Item girl, Kamya as City Item girl
- Pervez as Parody singer Ustad Barbaad Mausiki, Akashdeep as Tapori singer
- Krushna and Sudesh as Hosts of Music award show
- Chitrashi as TV reporter, Rehman as Qawwal
- Shailesh as Old Husband, Apara as Old Wife
Lowest scorers Akashdeep-Pervez were eliminated.
Episode 6 (31 May 2008) - Shaadi\Marriage Special
- Rajiv as Husband, Kamya as Wives
- Shailesh as Haklu Damad\Stammering Son-in-law, Apara as Thothli Saas\Lisping Mother-in-law
- Chitrashi as Matchmaker, Rehman as Client looking for bride
- Rajesh as Wife, Rajeev as Brothers married to same wife
- Krushna and Sudesh as Wedding band musicians545555
Lowest scorers Chitrashi-Rehman were eliminated.
Episode 7 (7 June 2008) - Freestyle
- Krushna as Guy with the sole phone in the building, Sudesh as Neighbour
- Rajiv as Billoo Bakra, Kamya as Bar girl
- Rajesh as Khali (WWE Wrestler), Rajeev as Banarasi Pehalvan\Wrestler
- Shailesh as Laloo Prasad Yadav, Apara as Laloo's secretary
- VIP as Amnesiac VIP, Juhi as Doctor
VIP-Juhi were the Wildcard entry jodi. Mona Singh and Shaqeel Siddiqui put on a special act. No one was eliminated. Marks from this episode will be added to the next to determine eliminations.
Episode 8 (14 June 2008) - Adult(18+)
- Krushna as Bhojpuri C-grade film director, Sudesh as Billo Lahiri
- Rajiv and Kamya as Actors in a C-grade film trailer
- Shailesh as C-grade film fan, Apara as C-grade film heroine
- Rajesh as Art film director, Rajeev as C-grade film heroine
- VIP as Mahesh Hatt, Juhi as C-grade film heroine
Lowest scorers Juhi-VIP were eliminated.
Episode 9 (21 June 2008) - Ravan Special
- Shailesh as Ravan, Apara as News reporter
- Krushna as Dance Teacher, Sudesh as Ravan
- Rajiv as Student Ravan, Kamya as Ravan's Mother
- Rajeev as Ravan, Rajesh as Hakeem
Lowest scorers Rajeev-Rajesh were eliminated.
Episode 10 (28 June 2008) - Comeback
- Rajesh and Rajeev as Sardar friends
- Salim as Kid, Sucheta as Teacher
- VIP as himself, Juhi as herself
- Chitrashi as herself, Rehman as himself
- Akashdeep and Pervez as Beggars
- Kuldeep as Bapu\Gandhi, Shayantani as Munnabhai
This episode saw the return of all previously eliminated jodis. No one was eliminated. Marks from this episode will be added to the next to determine eliminations.
Episode 11 (5 July 2008) - Women's Special
- Kuldeep as Shah Rukh Khan, Shayantani as Social worker
- Akashdeep as Girl, Pervez as Pathan
- Salim as Parvez Musharraf, Sucheta as Sonia Gandhi
- Rajeev as Wife, Rajesh as Husband
- Chitrashi as Writer, Rehman as Director
- VIP as Various Bollywood actors, Juhi as Radio jockey
Double elimination - Lowest scorers Akashdeep-Pervez and Chitrashi-Rehman were eliminated. Farida Jalal was invited as a guest judge.
Episode 12 (12 July 2008) - Filmi Khichdi
- Krushna as Amitabh Bachchan, Sudesh as Dilip Kumar (Parody Movie: Shakti)
- VIP as Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi as Preity Zinta (Parody Movie: Kal Ho Naa Ho)
- Sucheta as Simi Karkar, Salim as Tarzan(Parody Movie: Tarzan)
- Shailesh as Rajendra Kumar, Apara as Meena Kumari(Parody Movie: Dil Ek Mandir)
- Kuldeep as Sunny Deol, Shayantani as Amisha Patel (Parody Movie: Gadar)
- Rajesh as Man at funeral, Rajeev as Johnny Lever(Parody Movie: Judaai)
- Rajiv as Raj Babbar, Kamya as Zeenat Aman (Parody Movie: Insaaf Ka Tarazu)
Lowest scorers Kuldeep-Shayantani were eliminated. Farah Khan was invited as a guest judge.
Episode 13 (19 July 2008) - Iski Script... Uske Sar
- VIP as Yamraj, Juhi as Ekta Kapoor (Parody Performance: Rajiv-Kamya in Episode 2)
- Krushna as Akbar, Sudesh as Birbal (Parody Performance: Rajesh-Rajeev in Episode 2)
- Rajesh as Balaji Casting Director, Rajeev as Struggling Actor(Parody Performance: Krushna-
Sudesh in Episode 3)
- Salim as Husband, Sucheta as Wives (Parody Performance: Rajiv-Kamya in Episode 6)
- Rajiv and Kamya as Junior Bollywood background dancers (Parody Performance: Rajesh-Rajeev in Episode 4)
- Shailesh as Qawwal, Apara as TV Reporter(Parody Performance: Chitrashi-Rehman in Episode 5)
No one was eliminated.
Episode 14 (26 July 2008) - Television Special
- Krushna and Sudesh as TVs
- Rajiv and Kamya as TV Reporters
- Salim as Bejan Paniwala, Sucheta as TV Astrologer
- Rajesh and Rajeev as Page 3 reporters
- VIP and Juhi as Aspiring TV show creators
- Shailesh as Stammering news reporter, Apara as Lisping news reporter
Lowest scorers Shailesh-Apara were eliminated.
Episode 16 (9 August 2008) - Chalo Ishq Ladaye
- Krushna as Sudesh's old mother, Sudesh as Sudesh's old father
- VIP as Manoj Kumar and Nana Patekar, Juhi as Mallika Sherawat
- Salim as Salim, Sucheta as Anarkali
- Rajiv as Majnu, Kamya as Laila
No one was eliminated. Marks from this episode will be added to the next to determine eliminations.
Episode 17 (16 August 2008) - Professions
- VIP as Soldier Sunny Deol, Juhi as Air hostess
- Rajiv as Punjabi lady constable, Kamya as Juhi Parmar, Shruti Seth and Shilpa Shetty
- Krushna as Jallad\Executioner, Sudesh as Phansi ka mujrim\Criminal sentenced to death by hanging
- Salim as Pathan Watchman, Sucheta as Bar dancer
Lowest scorers Salim-Sucheta were eliminated.
Scores: Apr 26 May 3 May 10 May 17 May 24 May 31 Jun 07 Jun 14 Jun 21 Jun 28 Jul 05 Jul 12 Jul 19 Jul 26 Aug 02 Aug 09 Aug 16 Aug 23 Aug 30 Sep 07
Jodis Result Juhi Parmar /
30 18 25 26 24 29 28 26 30+25 30+30 Winner Kamya Panjabi /
18 28 21 20 27 28 22 28 23 N/A N/A 20 30 30 27 22 30 29+27 30+30 Runners Up Krushna Abhishek /
15 24 26 25 30 23 22 29 29 N/A N/A 30 28 30 24 30 30 25+24 (30+30)
Rajesh Kumar /
16 27 24 26 27 26 23 29 (18)
25 27 22 25 27 (24)
Apara Mehta /
17 30 23 15 23 28 27 28 27 N/A N/A 28 30 (21)
Chitrashi Rawat /
14 28 25 17 29 (24)
14 20 24 17 (24)
14 25 30 (0)
25 25 (23)
Sucheta Khanna /
23 24 23 30 29 24 18 (29)
- Note:::There was no elimination of safe "Jodi's" on June 28, 2008, instead all of the eliminated Jodi's performed again and were scored. "Comeback Special Episode".
- Note:::On July 5, 2008, the 6 comeback Jodi's performed again from which the 2 Jodi's that got eliminated are Akashdeep's jodi and Chitrashi's jodi. The safe jodi's who will perform in future episodes are Shayantani's, Rajesh's, Juhi's, and Sucheta's.
- Note:::August 23's episode has 2-rounds (each worth 30 points) and there was no elimination.
- ^ "Sony to launch second season of Comedy Circus from 26 April". Indiantelevision.com. April 23, 2008. http://www.indiantelevision.com/headlines/y2k8/apr/apr302.php.
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