New Delhi : TLC, One of the fastest-growing lifestyle channels in the United States , has announced a new hair styling series ‘Style Inc with Aalim Hakim . The uber-stylish show brings the glamorous styling trends of India’s hottest film stars. Watch celebrity hairstylist Aalim Hakim work his magic on stars like Ranbir Kapoor, Ajay Devgn, Hrithik Roshan, Saif Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor.
Rahul Johri, senior vice president and general manager – South Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, “TLC is home to best in class lifestyle programming. Having led many firsts in the Indian television industry, TLC has presented compelling formats and a repertoire of India themed series. Makeover is an emerging trend in India that has been identified by us and we are delighted to present an exciting new series with Aalim Hakim -one of India’s most celebrated hairstylists.”
Discover this second-generation celebrity hairstylist’s tryst with style who picked up the reigns from his father Halim Kairanvi at the age of 16. Watching his father style the likes of Dilip Kumar, Sunil Dutt, Amitabh Bachchan and Vinod Khanna, Hakim could not but emerge as one of India’s top-notch hairstylists, creating vogues with uber-cool hairstyles, patterned beards, hair arts and tattoos.
Host of the series, Aalim Hakim said, “I am excited to be part of Style Inc. with Aalim Hakim is an extension of what I love to do – makeover personalities. The series captures how the art of hairstyling can not only create the picture-perfect look for Bollywood stars but also transform ordinary people.”
It’s style at work like you’ve never seen before. Get VIP access to green rooms to witness transformations that you didn’t think were possible. From creating trends to giving actors a whole new look every time – both on screen and off it, Hakim works the tresses with artistic ease.
And every episode, one lucky walk-in client goes from being the girl-next-door to a glamorous diva, thanks to a surprise dramatic makeover. From an exciting new look for an aspiring singer to a funky new hairdo for a DJ-Biker client, every ordinary girl walks out feeling red-carpet ready.
In the series, get a sneak peek into the relationship between the celebrity stylist and Indian heartthrob share Ranbir Kapoor. Ranbir Kapoor said, “Aalim is part of my creative process. He is the backbone of my life and I am very grateful I met a man like Aalim so early in my career.”
In the series, Ajay Devgn said, “I prefer to work with people I really trust like Aalim. Once I have trust on them I leave it to them.”
Witness how Aalim keeps pace with the changing needs of the Greek god Hrithik Roshan. Hrithik said, “When I have Aalim – I don’t need to think about my hair.”
Styling the Nawab Saif Ali Khan is not a walk in the park for any stylist. But then, Aalim isn’t famous for anything less. Saif said, “Aalim is probably the most talented hairdresser I know in the world.”
Shahid Kapoor’s magnetic charm sets him apart from the rest. And adding oomph to the charm is Aalim Hakim, the actor’s hairstylist of choice.