NewZNew (Panchkula) : Discovery Channel will salute the determination, willpower and triumph of real life heroes who overcame their limitations and challenges and are today a living inspiration for the rest of the world in its new series HRX HEROES WITH HRITHIK ROSHAN.
Presented by India’s superstar Hrithik Roshan, the nine-part series will present the real life stories of men and women from across India who had very little going for them but they did not give up on their dreams and emerged as Heroes. The amazing stories of achievement include: Manufacturing an Aircraft, Winning Commonwealth Heavyweight Championship, Celebrated Entrepreneur, Motivational Speaker, Captain of Blind Cricket Team of India, Accomplished Actor and Dancer and India’s First Female Fire Engineer.
HRX HEROES WITH HRITHIK ROSHAN will premiere on November 2nd and will air every Monday–Tuesday at 9 PM on Discovery Channel, with a repeat on Saturday and Sunday at 8 PM.
Launching the series, Hrithik Roshan said, “I wish to share with the world and spread the belief that it is possible to look adversity in the face and emerge victorious by overcoming it. HRX REAL HEROES will bring to focus these incredible real life stories which the entire nation needs to admire. I believe Discovery Channel is the ideal platform to spread the message of courage and determination which in turn will inspire thousands of more such heroes.”
Rahul Johri, EVP and GM-South Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific said, “Discovery Channel has been entertaining and inspiring viewers in India for the last 20 years with the finest range of factual programmes. HRX Heroes with Hrithik Roshan is an outstanding series that salutes the undying spirit of real life heroes. I am confident that Hrithik Roshan’s popularity will motivate millions to discover the hero in them.”