India’s Got Talent 8 winner name has been announced in the grand finale which took place on the night of 29th December 2018. Let’s check out who has won the IGT 2018 season. It is none other than magician Javed Khan who belongs to Mumbai. His final performance got an interesting tie with 100 Live Experience band. Both got equal scores from the judges. (check: Naagin 3 written updates.)
After the tie, it was the time for viewers votes and the magician showed his upper hand in terms of audience love. He garnered more votes than the band to win India’s Got Talent season 8. Besides IGT 2018 trophy, Javed has won the prize money of Rs 25 lakh and multi-utility vehicle (MPV) – Maruti Ertiga. In the final episode, Javed’s card trick attracted everyone.
This becomes one of the rare instances when a magician has won a talent hunt show. IGT 2018 winner Javed Khan lives in Pathan Wadi in Malad (Mumbai). He is a son to an auto-rickshaw driver and has seen hardships during his lifetime. His parents did a very hard job to educate him. By profession, Javed is a mechanical engineer, but had a very keen interest in magic tricks.
In his interview, Javed unveiled that earlier people used to talk ill about him and his family, but since he started to show tricks on TV and got to perform on IGT, everyone started praising him. He also told that his mother is extremely proud of him. Comedian Bharati Singh and anchor Rithvik Dhanjani were the hosts for the season.
Producer Karan Johar, actress Malaika Arora, and Kiron Kher were the judge as usual. The IGT season 8 finalists performed their best on the finale episode. And everyone was waiting to see the real faces behind the Pallu girls, and none was disappointed. Everyone saw the faces behind them. When Haarsh Limbachiyaa – the husband of Bharti – appeared on the stage, everyone was left into splits. He talked about her kissing spree.
Khatron Ke Khiladi season 9 hosted by Rohit Shetty will replace the India’s Got Talent 8. Stay tuned for more updates.