|No. of seasons||10|
|Original channel||MTV India (2000–present)|
|Related shows||Graveyard (2010-2011, 2013-present)|
|Roadies official website|
MTV Roadies is a youth-based popular reality television show on MTV India. It is an Indian version of the show, Road Rules(1995). The auditions for Roadies X1 have begun and contrary to rumours, Raghu Ram is a part of the 11th season.
When asked about the show, executive producer said, "Roadies has travel, adventure, drama, touch of voyeurism...".
The applicants are first asked to fill out a form and then attend a Group Discussion (GD). The form consists of basic questions regarding the applicant and includes some questions like "Why do you want to be a Roadie?" and "What is the greatest regret of your life?" etc.
Moderators watch the performance of all the applicants in this GD and then they shortlist some people who are called on the next day for the Personal Interview round.
This personal interview takes place with some of the above mentioned VJ's. These interviews are known to be intense and try to bring out the true nature of the participant. These interviews often have abusive language and the interviewers don't like applicants who have lied on the application form. The interviewers always stress on not lying in the application form and showing who they really are, instead of portraying a false personality in front of them.
The fifth season was the first time when an "Advantage task" was introduced. The winner of the "Advantage task" gets some advantage in the vote out, which may multiple votes or being the only one(s) to vote. There are also some "Karizma Tasks" which can also be one of the other tasks. By wi goutam to motivate them and get the best out of them. They are also well known for their qualities in judging the interviewees and ability to motivate them with courage.
|1||MTV India||Cyrus Sahukar||8||Rannvijay||India|
|2||Rannvijay Singh||10||Ayushmann Khurrana|
|5||Ashutosh Kaushik||Thailand, Malaysia|
|9||Vikas Khoker||United States|
- Liza George (2006-09-08). "Tough guys last the course". Hindu newspaper. Retrieved 2008-04-01.
- Roadies official website
- Roadies blog
- Roadies videos and live cast
- MTV Roadies 11 Audition Date and Venue