|Shake It Up|
|Created by||Chris Thompson|
|Opening theme||"Shake It Up"|
|Country of origin||India|
|Camera setup||Videotape (filmized);
|Running time||30 minutes (including commercials)|
|Original channel||Disney Channel|
|Picture format||480i (SDTV)|
|Original run||March 30, 2013– 2014|
Shake It Up is an Indian sitcom airing on Disney Channel India. The series premiered on March 30, 2013. The series is an Indian adaptation of the American show Shake It Up. The series was created by Chris Thompson and RJ Nirja Pathak was guide.
It revolves around the misadventures of best friends Neel (Neeladri) Walia and Yash (Yashpal) Mehta, two confident and energetic 13-year olds who are skilled dancers and are on tue threshold of taking their steps into the world of professional dancing. It airs every Saturday at 10:00 am.(Now Sundays 10:00 am)
Late in the Summer of 2011, the original Shake It Up was set to premiere. However, due to the popularity of Best Of Luck Nikki, an Indian adaption of Good Luck Charlie, an Indian Version of Shake It Up was put into production. It set to premiere during the summer of 2012 along with The Suite Life of Karan & Kabir. Due to difficulties finding suitable actors, the script was rewritten to include two lead male characters as opposed to female characters like in the American version.
Neeladri Waliya He is the lead character of the series. He is a talented dancer. The first time he come on the stage of shake it up he was afraid because of light. He tells that he is talented in many things but in real he is not. He is always been shouted or scolded by his mother. And sometimes do mischief with Ayush but Mostly Ayush Pays back. He never told any one that he has a dyslexsia but It was Later Revealed to Yush and He supported Him. He is known as Neel. He is the one who makes problems and Suffers it.
Yashpal Mehta He is second and last lead character of the series. He is best friend of Neel. He is more talented than Neel and is never afraid of anything. Most the time when he is not shake it up he is on home of Neel. He is talented in Studies( Mostly ),Karate,Dance and Sports. He makes most jokes of Manjot and Mandeep. He makes fewer problems than Neel. He helps Neel to be out of his dyslexsia. He is known as Yash he is Totally Outclass in Dancing.
S.P Kiran Waliya She is single mother of Ayush and Neel. As a Police Inspecter she is very strict if anyone makes mistake (expect Ayush) and didn't let any crime happen. She always shouts or scolds Neel because of his poor results in school and whenever he makes mistake. Sometimes she warns Shekar because he helps Neel and Yash.
Ayush Waliya He is young brother of Neel and the one that Kiran is never shouting. He likes to play videogames a lot and whenever Vishal teaches a beat he starts to play videogames. He does mischief with Yash's brother and He is Known as A Chick Magnet Boy.
Madhavi Mehta She is mother of Yash and Jay. She sometimes had a fight with Kiran.
Jay Mehta He is elder brother of Yash. He is a talented dancer. But didn't want to participate in shake it up because he wants to make girlfriend's. He has a crush with Riya. He has saved Yash and Neel many times.
Dheeraj Dambori He is friend of Neel,Ayush,Yash and Jay. He is one who send Yash and Neel to shake it up. He always losses bet with Manjot and ends giving his clothes.
Manjot He is twin brother of Mandeep. He is foolish character of the series. He likes to wear shiny clothes. He wins some bets with Dheeraj and take's his clothes for his pets.He has a dialogueMy self Manjot Pyar se Joe.
Mandeep She is twin sister of Manjot. She has similar habbits like her brother. She has a dialogue And My Self Mandeep pyar se dee
Vishal Budhiraja He is friend of Ayush. He is most intigellent character of series. He is 5 years old and wants an admission in collage . His mother always tells to learn some bully from Ayush.Even Ayush bullie's with him. Ayush calls him Champu
Shekhar Grover He is the Host of shake it up. He is also judge of show and chosses the one who has akal and shakal means mind and face and if anything is missing he doesn't choses.
Riya She is girlfriend of Jay. She speaks rarely.
Mrs Sharma She is 120 years old woman. She often makes works Dheeraj, Jay and Ayush for her.
'Batliwala Aunti She is a old woman who always scolds Neel and his friends.
She loves to chit chat with her chartitable trust budha budhi samiti. She gives work to Dheeraj,Jay and ayush, in reward she gives them money.
Deena She is girlfriend of Dheeraj.
The cast of India's first 3D Dance Film 'ABCD- Anybody Can Dance' with Yugvijay Tiwari and Disney Channel's upcoming buddy comedy series 'Shake It Up' groove to an awesome medley in a special promotional music video which was aired during the first episode of The Suite Life of Karan & Kabir season 2. The first official promo/trailer was aired in the commercial of first episode of Disney Q Family Mastermind.
The Series revolves around the misadventures of best friends Neel (Neeladri) Walia and Yash Mehta, two confident and energetic 13-year olds who are skilled dancers and are on the threshold of taking their steps into the world of professional dancing.
The teenage boys, get their first professional break when they're selected as background dancers on "Shake it Up, Mumbai," a popular TV dance show. Between learning a wide range of new dance styles, navigating the backstage antics at the show, they embark on a rollercoaster ride ofbalancing their new found independence and popularity with the demands of their school and family responsibilities.Some episode were not telecasted actors like Adhithya Vikram and Yugvijay Tiwari gave their appearance.
The show's original concept was for Disney to create a female buddy comedy, only with a dance aspect. The dance concept is Disney's third original series, after The Famous Jett Jackson and Sonny with a Chance, to use a show-within-a-show format. The series is also the first Disney Channel Original Series since So Random! to have more than six primary contracted cast members at one time.This show concept by SHAKE IT UP created by chris tompson. It is an American sitcom in united state Shake It Up.
The show was ordered up as Disney's attempt in its first female buddy show, but with a dance-driven aspect. Initially carrying the working title Dance, Dance Chicago, the original description was described as the journey of two kids on a contemporary American Bandstand-type show. Television producers Chris Thompson, a former writer for Laverne & Shirley and creator of Bosom Buddies and Rob Lotterstein, who had worked on several series including Boy Meets World were assigned to work on the story.
The concept of the show has been noted to be very similar to that of fellow Disney Channel series Hannah Montana, and according to The Sun-Sentinel, Shake It Up is the same approach with dance. Additionally, the show is Disney's third series to have a show-within-a-show following "Silverstone" in The Famous Jett Jackson and "So Random/Mackenzie Falls" in Sonny with a Chance.