Ekta Kapoor reveals the name of the person who actually came up with the idea and concept of her reality show ‘Lock Upp’

The most controversial show lockup, has gained a lot of popularity. The show was produced by Ekta Kapoor and was hosted by Kangana Ranaut.


Lock Upp is known for its strings of controversies among the public, there are a lot of controversies related to the show, it was one of the most liked show by the audience in the OTT platform. The show was produced by Ekta Kapoor, hosted by Kangana Ranaut, and Karan Karundrra was the jailor.

The show got concluded on Saturday, after the announcement of comedian Munawar Faruqui as the winner of the first season. The most interesting part of the show was, it had controversial celebrates as the prisoners. The basic rule of the show was the contestants were given tasks which they were said to complete, and win in order to stay in the jail. The producer of the show Ekta Kapoor has thanked Kangana Ranaut for her support towards the show. Ekta further revealed that the idea behind the show was given by actor Ridhi Dogra.

Ekta even celebrated the success of the show on Sunday, with a bash that which was attended by host Kangana, the contestants, and Ekta’s friends even Ridhi was in the attendance too during the bash. Ekta even took to her instagram account and shared a video that included the pictures from the bash, and the videos from the finale and the clips of the show. She captioned the post and expressed her joy towards the success. Ekta captioned her post in instagram and wrote, “Gratitude! And Thank you @kanganaranaut for supporting an Indian concept and homegrown apps for your launch and doing a fantastic job! @mxplayer for supporting the vision and backing it and @endemolshineind for doing such a fab job! Team @altbalaji for making this concept SAGAR and @rehan_sayyed3 ! @zulfizak @simplyd_com for making this happen! Varun and @spicepr for the fab marketing and PR!@kkundrra for the understanding of the jailor without an international format to learn from!”

She added, “Thanks @iridhidogra for the idea of a jail when I wanted to be different in the reality space! And @mansii.shrivastav @karanbedi07 for always listening and strategising. Thank you the 20 contestants the online-offline teams you were the life of the show. Thank you audiences. Thank you universe #lockupp. Thank you GOD. JAI MATA DI.”