Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 9 grand finale was aired on Colors. For the first time in the history of the show, the finale episode was broadcast live.
During the finale, host Rohit Shetty was joined by Akshay Kumar, Rising Star contestants and judges and Anushka Sen.
Punit J Pathak beat Aditya Narayan in the final task to lift the Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 trophy. He also took home the prize money of Rs 20 lakh and a brand new Swift car.
Read all the updates about Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 9 grand finale.
Punit J Pathak wins Khatron Ke Khiladi 9
Punit J Pathak wins Khatron Ke Khiladi 9. Punit takes home the Khatron Ke Khiladi trophy, prize money of Rs 20 Lakh and a brand new Swift car.
Winner to be announced soon
Rohit Shetty calls Aditya Narayan and Punit J Pathak on stage. The winner will take home the trophy, prize money of Rs 20 Lakh and a brand new Swift car.
Anushka Sen is here!
Anushka Sen who plays Jhansi Ki Rani makes an appearance.
Rising Star launch date
After a heart touching performance by the contestants, Aditya Narayan announces that Rising Star will launch from March 16.
Rising Star's live audition starts
Rising Star starts its live audition with few contestants. Viewers can vote for the singers through the Voot app.
Contestants thank Rohit
Bharti Singh also plays a video of Rohit Shetty trying hard to persuade contestants as they aborted the tasks. All the contestants thank Rohit for always pushing them.
Rohit Shetty tribute
Bharti Singh shows Rohit Shetty a special video of him hosting Khatron Ke Khiladi in various seasons.
Bharti bats for Rohit
Bharti Singh joins Rohit Shetty on the stage once again. She tells that the contestants gave him a hard time. As per Bharti, Rohit from Singham turned into Aamir Khan of Taare Zameen Par trying to deal with kids.
Akshay Kumar talks about Kesari. The actor says that he wants to gift the winner the sword he used in Kesari.
Akshay promotes Kesari
Akshay Kumar shows the trailer of Kesari to the contestants and audience. The contestants give him a standing ovation.
Ridhima Pandit is out!
Ridhima Pandit was the slowest and gets eliminated. Now it is Punit J Pathak vs Aditya Narayan.
Finalists complete task
Aditya Narayan ends the task with a bang. All three finalists have completed the task. Rohit creates suspense over who was the fastest among them.
Aditya performs final task
Ridhima Pandit has a calm start but forgets the code of her lock. The same door where Punit J Pathak took time becomes a reason for worry for Ridhima. Aditya is the last contestant to attempt the task.
Punit performs final task
Punit J Pathak goes first and has a good head start but he takes time to unlock a door. This could cost him the trophy. Ridhima Pandit is going next.
Rohit Shetty introduces the final task which is a complete Bollywood style stunt. With car, a troller and a helicopter part of the stunt, the top 3 contestants seem really excited.
Akshay challenges Haarsh
Akshay Kumar challenges Haarsh Limbachiyaa. The writer has to walk on a box with three sections each having creepy crawlies. Haarsh, who aborted maximum tasks in the season, has a tough time with the insects and reptiles.
Bharti introduces Khatra Khatra Khatra
Bharti Singh, Rohit Shetty and Akshay Kumar now get Aly Goni to kiss the iguana. After he completes the task, Bharti introduces their new show Khatra Khatra Khatra. Akshay and Rohit wish Bharti and co. good wishes for their new project.
Bharti Singh asked to kiss an iguana
Post a commercial break, Akshay Kumar is back with his challenges. After Haarsh Limbachiyaa, he asks Bharti Singh to kiss an iguana. While she is scared to attempt, she manages to give a peck to the reptile.
Bharti kisses Haarsh
Bharti Singh joins Akshay Kumar and Rohit Shetty on stage for some fun moments. Akshay also challenges Bharti to kiss Haarsh Limbachiyaa, which she happily obliges.
Akshay Kumar turns singer
Everyone is surprised by Akshay Kumar's crooning skills. He even attempts to sing along with Shankar Mahadevan as the latter sings Breathless.
Akshay Kumar introduces the Kesari challenge that will test the contestant’s high kick skills. Shankar Mahadevan takes the challenge and in return asks Akshay to sing.
Akshay on KKK 9 stage
Akshay Kumar joins Rohit Shetty on the stage and shows few videos of fans attempting his trademark kick.
Akshay makes a smashing entry
Akshay 'Khiladi' Kumar performs a daredevil stunt designed by Rohit Shetty. He shows off his acrobat skills as he overcomes obstacles on the road even as cars are blown up around him.
Bharti Singh wants to host Rising Star
Aditya Narayan is introduced as the host of Rising Star. Bharti Singh joins the team and expresses her wish to host the show.
Rising Star to take over Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 slot
Rohit Shetty joins Rising Star judges on the stage and hands over the weekend mantle to them. The filmmaker wishes the team another successful season.
Rising Star judges perform
After the melodious performance by the Rising Star contestants, the judges of the show - Shankar Mahadevan, Neeti Mohan and Diljit Dosanjh take the stage to perform on “Gallan Goodiyaan”.
Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 and Rising Star contestants perform
Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 contestants match steps with Rising Star participants.
Meet top 3 finalists
Punit wins the task. Rohit Shetty announces Aditya Narayan, Punit J Pathak and Ridhima Pandit as the top 3 finalists.
Punit J Pathak completes task
The unbeatable Punit J Pathak had a slow start in the task but he has finally completed it. Only time will tell if he managed to beat Shamita's time?
Shamita Shetty survives task
Shamita Shetty had a hard time in the cold water but finally managed to complete the task. Punit J Pathak is up next for the task
It is Shamita vs Punit
The next task will be performed by Shamita Shetty and Punit J Pathak. The task is a perfect combination of fire and ice. Shamita is going first.
Lie-detector test eases tension
While Aly Goni is asked if he lied about his cramp in the final task, Bharti Singh is quizzed on whether Rohit Shetty also loves her. The game has come as a relief to the tensed contestants.
Rohit Shetty plays a fun game with the contestants. The contestants are asked to undertake a lie-detector test. Every time a contestant feels the selected participant is lying, they will have to break an egg on their head.
Aditya Narayan wins first finale task
Aly Goni gets eliminated from the finale after he aborts the task. While Ridhima Pandit could not complete the task also, she outdid the level crossed by Aly. Aditya Narayan emerges as the winner of task.
After Aditya Narayan and Aly Goni, Ridhima Pandit attempts the task. While she was confident, the height task left the actor a little shaken.
Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 9 finale begins
The contestants of Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 9 kick off the finale with dance performances.