Ranveer Singh will appear as a special guest on the first episode of the bhajan singing reality show Om Shanti Om, which will be judged by his Lootera co-star Sonakshi Sinha, singer Kanika Kapoor and music composer-singer Shekhar Ravjiani. The show will also feature Ramdev as the maha judge. The same report states that the first episode, called the Shubhaarambh, will see Singh open the show by dancing to his song Gajanana from Bajirao Mastani.
Ranveer has been roped in for the shubhaarambh episode, after which Aparshakti Khurana will take over as host. The actor will open the show by performing on the Gajanana song from his last Bhansali film, Bajirao Mastani. He will also be introducing the show’s 14 contestants. If this is happening, Ranveer Singh will be reuniting with his Lootera lady, Sonakshi Sinha at least on the small screen.
Om Shanti Om will have 14 contestants compete with each other, by crooning devotional songs through contemporary tunes. The show will go on air on Life OK. Earlier in a report in DNA, a source had revealed what made Sonakshi Sinha agree to be a part of the show. It said, The makers were keen on getting a star for the show. After she refused initially, they went back to her with a bigger offer. The channel has paid mega bucks to get Sonakshi on board for the show. It was only after the whopping deal was negotiated that Sonakshi gave her nod to the show.