After weeks of gruelling dance competition and face-off, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded, the show’s eighth edition as it is called, has found a winner. Yes, the young dancer-turned-actor has defeated all the other three contestants to become the winner of the show.
Here’s what happened. The final four contestants- Mohit Malik, Faisal Khan, Shamita Shetty and Sanaya Irani had to battle it out to emerge victorious. In the first round itself, Mohit was eliminated by the judges as he delivered the weakest performance among the finalists, leaving behind the top 3- Shamita, Sanaya and Faisal.
After Mohit, in another face-off, Shamita too bid the Jhalak stage a goodbye and the final battle was between Faisal and Sanaya. Despite Sanaya’s immensely growing popularity, thanks to her popular TV shows, it was Faisal who managed to loot all hearts and become the champion. The young guy was also the winner of Dance India Dance Juniors a few years back and is a trained dancer.
The teenager was crowned by the judges- Shahid Kapoor, Malaika Arora Khan, Ganesh Hegde and Lauren Gottlieb and walked away with all the accolades and the trophy, along with the cash prize.