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The Olympics of Dance is here as Zee Café brings the magnificent reality show World of Dance to Indian screens!

Jul 31, 2018

The stage is set as the world's best dancers are ready to show their moves and battle it out! Zee Café, one of the leading general English entertainment channels in India, is set to bring the dance extravaganza 'World of Dance' Season 1 to Indian screens where diverse groups of world's best dancers will fight it out for the coveted title. Regarded as the Olympics of Dance, the reality show is judged, and Executive produced by the dancing diva and songstress Jennifer Lopez. Premiered on 30th July, World of Dance will air weeknights at 9pm.

World of Dance brings the world's elite dancers together to compete in epic battles of artistry, precision and athleticism giving them the biggest platform to showcase their talents. Joining Jennifer Lopez on the judges' panel are celebrated choreographer Derek Hough and the multi-talented Ne-Yo. Together they embark on a fascinating journey as they mentor some of the finest dancers who bring their passions alive by showcasing the most complex and visually stunning performances. What's more? The show also presents the opportunity to the winner to receive a life-altering grand prize of $1 million.

Hosted by the renowned actor and a flawless dancer herself – Jenna Dewan, 'World Of Dance' follows a fresh format wherein the contestants are chosen from various qualifying events and online submissions. They are judged basis - performance, technique, choreography, creativity and presentation. Finally, only the ones who qualify the initial four rounds get to battle it out in the World Finals. While in the initial rounds, dancers only compete within their division, in the World Final, the winners from each division compete against each other for the grand prize.

With the launch of World of Dance, Zee Café further strengthens its reality content band Nine@9 after bringing shows like The Chefs' Line and American Idol to the Indian audiences. With Jennifer Lopez at its helm and established dancers from across the world competing on one stage, it surely does not get bigger than this.

Additionally, all through the month of August, viewers are in for a treat as Zee Café has a great line up of shows. On Friendship Day, the channel brings special programming marathon of the latest season of The Big Bang Theory (Season 11) on August 5th from 8 am to 8 p.m.  Its 12 hours, 24 episodes of your favourite science nerds back to back! Fans will also witness the premiere of another dance reality show as the channel brings Got to Dance S3, weeknights at 9 starting from August 13, 2018.

So, stay tuned to Zee Café all through the month and don't forget to catch the World Of Dance from 30th July 2018, weeknights at 9pm!

Report By: Ankita Rane
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