Takeshi Castle was introduced by the Tokyo Broadcasting System in 1986 and has a large following worldwide.
Bhuvan Bam New Show: YouTuber Bhuvan Pan will be the commentator for the Indian reboot of the popular Japanese show ‘Takeshi’s Castle’. Mr. Baum posted a photo on Instagram of himself holding a poster for the show. His YouTube channel has more than 26 million subscribers. Takeshi Castle will soon be streaming on Amazon Prime, but the company has not announced an exact release date.
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An early version of the show was voiced by actor Javed Jaffrey.
Takeshi Castle has enthusiastic fans all over the world. Launched in 1986 by the Tokyo Broadcasting System, the show pits contestants against various difficult physical challenges in a bid to storm Takeshi Castle and win the grand prize.
The owner of this castle is Takeshi Kitano, who created these tough physical challenges.
The original show had between 86 and 142 participants.
Takeshi Castle’s influence has been seen in several other shows including Total Wipeout, Ninja Warrior, Ultimate Beastmaster and even Jackass.
Meanwhile, Bhuvan Bam rose to fame as a YouTube content creator with his channel ‘BB ki Vines’. He also appeared in TVF web series Bachelors, Titu Talks and Dhindora.