It takes a lot of struggle to become a hero. One needs to pass many hurdles to reach for the sky. Needs undying determination. That’s why Fair & Lovely Men introduced “Fair & Lovely Men Channel I Hero, powered by Bangladesh Army”.
Fair & Lovely Men believes undying dream can take people to the pinnacle of success. Channel I and Bangladesh Army too believed in this power of a dream and created this platform to search for the hero of the new standard. Various celebrities also helped us in this mission. The main judges of the program were superstars Riaz Ahmed and Tania Ahmed. Also legendary actor Alamgir along with Ferdous, Nobel, Mahiya Mahi, Tarin and director Gazi Shubhro too graced the judging panel in different episodes.
The program began airing on 29th June and saw the grand finale last evening. In the beginning we selected the top 20 contestants from thousands of applicants from all over the country. After the 3rd round, we found our top 15. These 15 contestants fulfilled various tasks through many episodes under the supervision of Bangladesh Army. It was a grueling yet fulfilling experience for all the boys. The top 10 scorers from these 15 were then given various challenges to prove their mettle through dancing, action, acting, ramp modeling, photo shoots and TV commercials. And all these challenges gave us our top 5 Badhon, Neil, Tanmoy, Pushon and Sojib, who proved that their dreams can take them to newer heights. These 5 contestants competed against each other in the grand finale.
Fair & Lovely Men Channel I Hero, powered by Bangladesh Army grand finale was a star studded affair. The event saw solo performance by Mehazabien, song by AvoidRafa and dance performance by movie stars MahiyaMahi and Bappi. Also folk queen Momtaz performed her latest sensation “Local Bus” live. The event finished with the announcement of the winner of the program in the presence of high officials from Unilever Bangladesh, Channel I and Bangladesh Army.
With the highest score, Badhanwas announced the winner of Fair & Lovely Men Channel I Hero, powered by Bangladesh Army 2016. He was signed for the movie “Nokkhotrer Raat” by director Meher Afroz Shaon. The movie is written by Humayun Ahmed and will be produced by Impress Telefilm and presented by Fair & Lovely. Our new standard hero also won a brand new car and one lac taka cheque. 1 Pushan and Tanmay were announced first and second runners up of the program, winning 2 lac taka and 1 lac taka cheques respectively. And that is how the first season of Fair & Lovely Men Channel I Hero, powered by Bangladesh Army drew the curtains for the year.