Star Anchor Hunt

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Star Anchor Hunt
Created by STAR News
Judges Chetan Bhagat
Tisca Chopra
Deepak Chaurasia
Country of origin India
No. of seasons 1
Production company(s) STAR News
Distributor MCCS
Original network STAR News
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Star Anchor Hunt, was an Indian Reality Television show, hosted on Star News.

About the Show[edit]

STAR News, the leading news channel from MCCS had launched a reality show called Star Anchor Hunt in the month of March, 2010. The show hunted for the best News talent in the country. The winners, one male and one female got a chance to be a TV News Anchor with Star News.[1]

People who wanted to participate had to register online and selected candidates were then invited for Audition rounds which takes place across 10 cities.:[2] Indore, Nagpur, Allahabad, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna, Delhi, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad and Jaipur.

Winners gets a chance to work with the channel and present a show and the morning headlines.

Star Anchor Hunt went on air starting from 7 June 2010 to 26 June 2010. Star News selected 2 anchors as Star Anchors in Grand finale and they were offered an assignment with Star News.[3]


This show had 3 judges - Tisca Chopra [4] - Deepak Chaurasia - Chetan Bhagat[5]


Akshay Shukla from Bilaspur and Meenakshi Kandwal from Delhi were winners of Star Anchor Hunt 2010. Winners have won a contract with Star News and they have become News anchors on Star News.[6]

2nd Edition[edit]

Star News will come up with second edition of Star Anchor Hunt in 2011.


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