Guess who Varun Sharma takes “hosting” inspiration from for his new quiz show Bollywood Buzzinga

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  • “BOLLYWOOD” this 9 letter word has a power to evoke numerous emotions within the audience on multiple levels. Bollywood can be called a land of dreams, inspirations and entertainment for millions. And to be able to evoke these emotions and in people and have them glued on requires a special talent.

    One of the biggest Bollywood fanatics, the renowned “Choocha”, Varun Sharma is now hosting India’s first ever Bollywood quiz show on the web and of course looks up to the experienced. Guess who he drew inspiration from to prepare for his role?

    He says, “While growing up, I used to watch various quiz shows. One amongst that was the very famous Bournvita Quiz Contest hosted by Derek O Brien. I have always admired his personality, style of speaking and his approach. Even Siddharth Basu, his work and outlook are just perfect. While prepping up for Bollywood Buzzinga, I always had Derek O Brien and Siddharth Basu on my mind. They have been great hosts.”

    Bollywood Buzzinga is India’s first ever Bollywood Quiz Show on the web and marks Varun Sharma’s digital debut as a host.