The 17th season of the cult adventure reality show creates history with LIVE auditions for the first time ever on social media
INDIA: Your long road to Roadies audition literally got shorter! Now all you need to become the next Roadie is courage, passion, belief, heart, and a smartphone. With mobile phones becoming our ultimate escapade partners during the lockdown, Roadies Revolution scales up the excitement by conducting the first of its kind LIVE auditions ever on social media, which lets you participate with a phone! OPPO MTV Roadies Revolution co- powered by Castrol POWER1, Alo Fruit Juice, and Manforce, will not only be your special chance to go LIVE with your favorite celebrity leader but also your final call to make it into Roadies Revolution. Starting 27th April, from Monday to Friday at 5 PM, only on MTV Roadies Facebook page (@mtvroadies), the first-ever VIRTUAL AUDITIONS will give one lucky contestant a chance to join the official journey this year.
Talking about the launch of this unique initiative, Rannvijay Singha said, “Since its inception, Roadies has had a lot of firsts to its credit. Going virtual is another innovative dimension to its iconic journey and speaks volumes of its repute as a reality show. At a time when social distancing has become the norm of life and we have found respite in our phones, Roadies LIVE auditions is a great effort and a well-timed step to reach the youth. This is also a first for me in 17 seasons and I am looking forward to a power-packed experience. To all the young, high-spirited souls, here’s your last chance to make the cut and be a part of this exhilarating journey.”
Roadies LIVE Audition is a never done before and fun opportunity to mingle with your favorite celebrity leaders LIVE and be your true self. Imagine being able to create the Roadie experience with Neha Dhupia, Raftaar, Rannvijay, Prince Narula, and Nikhil Chinappa and pour your heart out, just with a smartphone. Doesn’t that sound exciting? So, if you have it in you to make it worthwhile, flaunt your way out by just sending us an introductory video on VOOT stating what makes you fit for the show.
Starting 27th April, from Monday to Friday at 5 PM, celebrity leaders will go LIVE with contestants basis the entries shortlisted. Some innovative tasks and edgy challenges will follow and finally, a deserving winner will be announced. The lucky one will get to have the most thrilling adventure and go head-on with other contestants on the glorious journey, this year. As India’s most iconic reality show goes digital, here’s what our celebrity leaders have to say-
Neha Dhupia expressed her excitement saying, “Social Media and the euphoria around it is undeniable, more so during this lockdown when we are glued to our phones more than ever. We’re excited to bring Roadies to digital platforms that connects the masses. Digital auditions are the best way to tap into the young psyche amidst lockdown and get them prepped up for something challenging. Keeping up with our theme of ‘Revolution’, I am excited to meet some spirited people during the LIVE auditions who have it in them to take positive action and join us on the journey ahead.”
Nikhil Chinappa commented, “Every year, Roadies ups the ante with innovative formats that resonate with the sentiments of the youth. Virtual auditions are a leap ahead in that direction to leverage a platform that is extremely relevant in the present scenario and reach out to a wider demography. Roadies auditions have always called for mass attention and It would be interesting to witness the traction online.”
Raftaar said, “With this lockdown limiting our outdoor exposure, digital has emerged as the new normal. For a show which defines youth, their goals, and preferences, this digital effort can engage the youth and amplify Roadies Revolution in a way never seen before. I am glad to be a part of this one-of-a-kind experience.”
Prince Narula said, “We’ve always seen some tremendous milestones in our Roadies journey. The LIVE auditions are yet another feat in creating a revolution and reaching out to our young audience. I’m really excited to meet some brilliant people and look forward to their perspective. This is going to be a great precursor to our adventurous journey later in the year.”
So, boys and girls here’s a rare chance to make it to your favorite reality show, while you are at home. Rise from that slumber, brush up your confidence, and send in the best entries on VOOT. Stay tuned to all the madness starting 27th April Monday to Friday at 5 PM LIVE on Facebook (@mtvroadies) and catch the best weekly moments on Saturday at 7.00 PM only on MTV.