Mega Icons’ new series to be launched by National Geographic
Published: September 12, 2018
Actor R Madhavan will host the National Geographic’s new series ‘Mega Icons’, which examines the success stories of five prominent personalities. It is scheduled to premier on September 24. The five-part television series will feature episodes on former Indian President APJ Abdul Kalam, movie star and politician Kamal Haasan, Nobel laureate the Dalai Lama, Indian cricketer Virat Kohli and the first woman Indian Police Service officer, Kiran Bedi. Each episode would be a journey into the life of an iconic personality, with help of not only intimate interviews with the icons and their families but also through research and analysis by experts.
Topics: A. P. J. Abdul Kalam • Actors • Bedi • Defence Research and Development Organisation • Indian people • Kiran • Kohli • Nuclear energy in India • R. Madhavan • Tamil cinema • Vegetarians • Virat