'Paowan' on Hungama TV

MUMBAI: The newly launched kids' channel Hungama TV will showcase a new programme namely Paowan from 29 September. This programme will be beamed as a bi-weekly and air on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 8 pm.

The show depicts the story of a horse named 'Paowan', who sometimes thinks he's Shah Rukh Khan, says Mahrru Shaikh, who has written and co-produced the show and is also the creative head of the show, informs the official communique.

She adds that it is a story about a 10 year old boy - Rahul who has a fascination for horses. "It so happened that when he was a child, he lost his father, who was a jockey, in a racing accident and ever since then has been kept away from horses by his mother. But then Paowan enters his life and changes it forever. The two are also joined by Tara, another 10-year-old and a dwarf and together they form a clique which gets onto some Enid Blyton-like adventures. It's a fun, exciting show," Mahrru added.

Mahrru says that they have got a trained horse from Pappu Verma, the action director. "We don't know how, but it behaves as if it were Shah Rukh Khan," noted the company release. The show is jointly produced by Creative Eye and Mediatrack.

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