is an Indian reality television series created by Ekta Kapoor and hosted by Kangana Ranaut, premiered on ALTBalaji and MX Player from 27 February 2022
ALTBalaji in association with MX Player has announced the launch of a captive reality show, ‘Lock Upp: Badass Jail, Atyaachari Khel’, which will be hosted by actor Kangana Ranaut. Alongside the show, ALTBalaji also plans to launch a Metaverse game for the audience to have a lively experience and enjoy the show in a better manner.
PCDS INDIA spoke to Zulfiqar Khan, Group COO -ALTBalaji, on the show, the game and what the platform is aiming to achieve through both. He said, “We wanted to break boundaries, this is the first show that is solely born in the digital era and does not follow any format of shows that were previously available. We thought about how can we engage the audience, the way technology is growing, content consumption and content experience will move beyond one screen.”
"Lock Upp" is a 24*7 captive reality show which has 16 celebrities locked inside queen Kangana Ranaut’s jail. In this badass arena, the kaidis will perform a slew of atyaachaari khels which will go on for 72 days. The contestants who are Locked Upp include renowned actors, comedians, sportswomen, just to put it simply, people from all walks of life, who have hit the headlines for some of the controversies revolving around them. The confirmed stars who are a part of the show are Munawar Faruqui, Saisha Shinde, Poonam Pandey, Babita Phogat, Nisha Rawal, Payal Rohatgi, Kaaranvir Bohra, Sara Khan, Siddharth Sharma, Shivam Sharma, Anjali Arora, Ali Merchant, Swami Chakrapani, and Tehseen Poonawalla. It'll be interesting to watch how these contestants will dwell in Kangana's jail which is filled with tasks but deprived of amenities. Importantly: They will be constantly watched through cameras that run for 24 hours. Check out what unfolds once views clash, the past emerges as a storm, and stardom is taken a dig at! Gear up to know all the updates on the Lock Upp reality show, "world's first fantasy metaverse game".
ALTBalaji and MX Player will broadcast the Lock Upp reality program. If you want to watch Lock Upp episodes on ALTBalaji, you may buy any of the OTT platform’s premium membership options.
ALTBalaji offers subscriptions for one month, six months, and twelve months. All subscriptions are priced differently: a one-month plan costs Rs. 100, a six-month plan costs Rs. 199, and a 12-month plan costs Rs. 300.