Amrita Rao, Shekhar Suman, Mallaika Arora Khan in The Perfect Bride Star Plus TV Serial hosted by Megha Gupta, Vishal Malhotra

The Perfect Bride TV ShowA television serial like The Perfect Bride franchise is unimaginable in a country that has a modern society. That is exactly why it is unheard of in Western Europe and North America.

The Perfect Bride TV show format thrives in populations where parents still almost entirely decide on who their children should marry. It is a top show in Turkey, the far east, and in India. Considering movies like What's Your Rashee (2009) are still feasible, The Perfect Bride in India is not that unexpected, either.

The Indian incarnation of "The Perfect Bride" debuted on STAR Plus TV Channel on September 12, 2009, aired weekdays at 10:30 PM and weekends at 10 PM.

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According to reports, five prospective grooms and their mothers (!) choose a "perfect bride" from ten young women, on a reality TV show.

"The Perfect Bride TV format is an entertainment and reality show represented by Global Agency. The Perfect Bride rality show (Originally known as Gelinim Olur musun) has broken ratings records in Turkey, Italy and the Middle East. . The Italian version of The Perfect Bride, “La Sposa Perfetta,” is in the running for International Emmy awards." - www.theperfectbride.tv

Bollywood stars Megha Gupta and Vishal Malhotra host the Indian edition, with Amrita Rao, Shekhar Suman and Mallaika Arora Khan imparting their knowledge in the relevant matters along the show.