Superstar Mithun Chakravarty called Ekta Kapoor, Konkona Sen Sharmaand Huma Qureshi in the program Zee Bangla Dance Bangla Dance on 20th April, 2013.
The program is related to the dance competitions of child contestants. Mithun Chakravarty is the magician in the show. There are two other judges actress Ananya Chatterjee and Swastika Mukherjee who regularly adjudicate the performances of the contestants.
Superstar Mithun Chakravaty allowed Ekta Kapoor to speak about her new film Ek Tha Daayan which had been released on 19th Aoril, 2013. Mithun gave a lot of importance to Ekta Kapoor and said that everyone should learn how to run a production house like Ekta Kapoor.
He also said that being a friend of her father Jeetender, Mithun personally knew Ekta Kapoor for a long time. Ekta Kapoor told the story of the film Ek Tha Daayan. She said the story revolves around a magician in the film played by Imran Hashmi. There are spirits in the film. The characters played by Huma Qureshi and Konkona Sen Sharma depict them. Bengali actor Rajatavo Dutta had also played an important character in the film. There is a child also in the film. Ekta Kapoor did not want to tell the entire story and asked the audience to turn up in the theatres to see the film.
In 2013 a number of spooky films had already been released. One of the examples are the film Aatma where Bipasha Basu and Nawazuddin Siddique played important characters. The film did not do great business.
Konkona Sen Sharma said Mithun Chakravarty was the second hero, the actor with whom she had acted in the second film. From that time she knew him. Huma Qureshi also revealed that she was a big admirer of Mithun Chakavarty. They appreciated the child contestants and wondered how they could make the great expressions in the different dance numbers.