Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan to debut as talk show host on JioCinema – Here’s everything we know so far

Shikhar Dhawan’s debut talk show, ‘Dhawan Karenge’ will premiere on Jio Cinema on May 20, 2024.

Shikhar Dhawan, a popular batsman known as the ‘Gabbar’ of the Indian cricket team, is set to captivate fans like never before with his debut as a talk show host on ‘Dhawan Karenge.’

This highly anticipated show, which will premiere exclusively on JioCinema Premium on May 20th, promises to explore amazing life stories, frank conversations, and exhilarating games with an impressive lineup of guests from Bollywood, cricket, and the world of content creation.


The buzz surrounding the show is tremendous, with the promo already receiving amazing reviews and fans waiting down the days till they see Shikhar Dhawan in this thrilling new persona.

In an exclusive chat with Filmibeat, Shikhar revealed his thoughts on taking on the job of a host. He said, “When I first thought about bringing Dhawan Karenge to life, my focus was to bring warmth and charm to my talk show, and I was skeptical about how the conversations would flow. But when we started shooting, I was so happy and relieved to see that all my guests were their real self and the conversations went on naturally, without me having to make a lot of effort. I’ve been lucky to have that camaraderie with them on the show.”

Viewers can see their favourite ‘Gabbar’ in a different avatar in ‘Dhawan Karenge’. The show will be available only on JioCinema Premium. Viewers can buy a subscription for JioCinema for a mere Rs 29 per month.