Bengal's Got Talent - Akshat on Ellen Show

Bengal's Got Talent - Akshat on Ellen Show

February 23, 2014

The "India's Got Talent" semi-finalist Akshat Singh made it big when he appeared on Ellen DeGeneres's show. The eight-year-old, who is from Kolkata, visited US for the first time to appear on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show".

Akshat's dance on Salman Khan's songs made him popular not only in India, but also in the US. After CNN and Good Morning America, Akshat managed to capture the attention of popular talk show host Ellen.

After watching his dance during the audition round of "India's Got Talent", Ellen invited Akshat to appear on her show. Akshat, who is probably the first Indian non-celebrity kid to appear on the show, made a grand entry wearing a policeman's uniform and riding a small police bike.

Akshat is a staunch Salman fan and he impressed everyone with his dance act imitating the "Dabangg" star. However, he was unable to perform on Salman's songs at the Ellen's show because they could not get permission to use the songs.

As soon as the music began, the eight-year-old flipped and did his signature pelvic-thrusting dance.

By the time Akshat finished dancing, the audience was clapping and cheering loudly. He even got a standing ovation from the audiences and the show host for his act.

Later, the show host hugged him and greeted him in Hindi. "Namaste, mera naam Ellen hai" (Hello, my name is Ellen), she told Akshat.

"This is really amazing and thanks for being here," she said, to which the eight-year-old replied saying "Thank you for calling me here."

When she asked him whether he would win the reality show in India, Akshat replied, "I've gone to 'India's Got Talent' only to show my talent that 'motu' (fat people) can also dance."

At the end of the show, Ellen gifted him a small bike with his name written on number plate.

Check out the video here.

< Back to List

Comments (3)
Saikat Reply
March 07, 2014
The video is amazing. He is sooo cute!!!
Avijit Basu Reply
February 23, 2014
This kid is full on entertainment! Powerhouse of energy !!
Sounak Reply
February 23, 2014
Proud of u Akshat ! :)
Post a Comment Comments Moderation Policy
Name:    Email:
Security Code:
(Please enter the security code shown above)

Comments and Moderation Policy encourages open discussion and debate, but please adhere to the rules below, before posting. Comments or Replies that are found to be in violation of any one or more of the guidelines will be automatically deleted.

  • Personal attacks/name calling will not be tolerated. This applies to comments or replies directed at the author, other commenters or repliers and other politicians/public figures. Please do not post comments or replies that target a specific community, caste, nationality or religion.

  • While you do not have to use your real name, any commenters using any writer's name will be deleted, and the commenter banned from participating in any future discussions.

  • Comments and replies will be moderated for abusive and offensive language.


© 2022 Maa Mati Manush About Us  |  Contact   |   Disclaimer   |   Privacy Policy   |   Site Map