The Bollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra will be seen on small screen as well on an adventure reality show “Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi”. Previously, the action hero of the bollywood film industry Akshay Kumar who is replaced by her in the new season of the show and Priyanka will host the special Indian Premiere League IPL edition of the show on the Colors Channel. She will host the reality show along with 13 cricketers from the cricket team to task.

She said in the press release that “It feels fantastic to be associated with one of the biggest shows on Indian television today. It fits perfectly with my personality. I have been a huge fan of the show and thoroughly enjoy watching it.” She further said to media that she is looking forward to start an all new innings in TV with this reality show which raises the adrenaline levels. She further said that it’s exciting to be a part of the concept which is unique and is connected with some of the biggest names in cricket.

The special edition of the show will feature Indian and international cricketers opposing with each other to struggle for the “Fear Factor – Khaton Ka Khiladi” title for 2010.

Colors’ programming head Ashvini Yardi says Priyanka has replaced Akshay because of a change in plan. He said that Akshay took this show to great heights with his unique style. However, this year we’re changing the format. Until now you had seen 13 beauties with one khiladi. This season get ready to witness 13 cricketing khiladis (macho men) and ek haseena (one beauty).