show format is licensed from FremantleMedia and is produced
by Wizcraft Television for Pogo in India.
is Indias first kids channel to acquire a format
show. Research and the shows such as Takeshis Castle
and Just for laugh Gags, have demonstrated that shows with physical
challenges and comic moments resonate high among Indian audiences.
This encouraged us to bring Hole in the Wall, with its
clutter breaking format to India, says Turner International
India programming director Krishna Desai. Cyrus was the
obvious best choice as he complements Hole in the Wall
with his quirky humour and onscreen presence, injecting enthusiasm
both for the audience and the contestants.
episode of the show comprises two teams with three contestants
each, all dressed in special team-colour costumes with cushioned
gears ready to face the wall and take on the opposition team.
As the moving wall speeds towards the waiting team players,
they are required to align themselves to the weird cut out shapes
in the approaching wall, all in seven seconds or be swept into
The game requires
fast thinking, dexterity and clever teamwork to keep dry and score higher points.
was the first kids channel to launch original productions in India in 2004
and today, the network has over 200 hours of original production in its bouquet.
The coming months will see us expanding our suite of offerings.
Hole in The Wall, Pogo has created and produced seven
shows namely, arts show M.A.D (Music, Art and
Dance), Pogo Amazing Kids Awards 2004-2007 the dedicated
kids awards, detective series C.I.A (Cambala Investigation
Agency), Galli Galli Sim Sim (Indian version of pre-school
series, Sesame Street), family sit-com Sunaina, game
show Bam! Bam! Bam!...Gir Pade Hum and sketch comedy