DATA PRIVACY AND USAGE NOTICE
DATATAARE ZAMEEN PAR
The following data privacy, consent, collection, and usage notice (“Privacy Notice”) governs the
collection, usage, and storage of Personal Information (defined below) Auditions (as defined below)
as detailed herein for participation in the reality program tentatively titled “Taare Zameen Par”
(“Program”) and shall be binding on each Participant (defined below), residing and a citizen of the
territory of India who voluntarily desire to participate in the Auditions hosted by Star India Private
Limited (“STAR/Company”) for the purpose of selection and participation of Participants in the
Program to be aired on, inter alia, on the Company’s and /or its network of channels and/or any
other channel as deemed fit by STAR (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Channel”).
All capitalised terms not defined herein shall have the same meaning as in the Terms and Conditions.
“Audition(s)” shall mean and comprise the Digital Auditions, Video Auditions, and the On Ground
Auditions held at the Audition Centre collectively to be conducted inter alia in the mode and manner
as detailed and set out hereunder during the Audition Period, which the Participant(s) is required to
qualify to participate in further Levels and for participating in the Program.
“Contestant(s)/Participant(s)” means any natural person(s) who is between the age of 3 (three) years
and 13 (thirteen) years as of January 1, 2020, being a citizen and resident of India as per the
applicable laws and enters the Auditions/Program individually.
“Parent” means: (i) biological father or mother of a Participant; or (ii) legal guardian of a Participant
appointed by the court in accordance with as per the Guardians and Wards Act, 1890 or other
“Production House” means Optimystix Entertainment India Private Limited, or any other production
house as may be appointed by the Company.
“You”, “Your”, “Participant” or “Contestant” means the Parent of the Participant, on behalf of
yourself and the Contestant.
In order to participate in the Auditions, the Parent of the Participant shall be required to share the
personal information of the Parent and the Participant, including but not limited to full name, age,
email ID, mobile phone number(s), Parent’s name, city name, and/or any other
information/documentation as sought by the Company, at its discretion (“Personal Information”).
including but not limited to name, mobile phone number and/or any information gathered by STAR
India under or pursuant to this Auditions and in relation to Your child’s participation in the same.
Your act of voluntarily consenting to the participation of your child in the Auditions in the manner as
detailed below shall be deemed to be your absolute acceptance to the Privacy Notice and Privacy
Policy of Star as prescribed from time to time, which are hereby incorporated by reference. If You do
not agree to be bound or cannot comply with this Privacy Notice, please do not continue. Your failure
The Parent of a Participant hereby provides his/her consent for collection, receipt, storage, use,
the following terms and conditions:
agree that his/her Personal Information is subject to the terms of the Terms and
The Personal Information may include information of the Participant and the Parent,
inter alia name, date of birth, address, age, gender, marital status, place of birth, contact
details, photograph, language spoken, citizenship/nationality, residence, government
identity proof, hobbies, physical, physiological, mental health condition and sexual
orientation, images, Audition Clips, videos.
The Personal Information is being collected by the Company/ Production House pursuant
to the Terms and Conditions, in connection with the Auditions/Program and it is
necessary for the Company/ Production House to collect the Personal Information for the
Auditions/Program and the uses set out below in (d) below.
The Personal Information will be used for the Auditions/Program, in various formats,
manner and media, including television, digital, print for marketing and promotional
activities, as deemed fit by the Company, in respect of the Auditions/Program on the
channel(s) owned and/or operated by the Company and its affiliate and/or the digital
platform (Hotstar) – Novi Digital Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.
The Personal Information will be shared by the Company with the Production House, the
Panel, Judges and the public at large, in connection with the Program.
The Production House will be collecting and retaining the Personal Information on
behalf of the Company.
The Company has informed the Participant and the Parent of a Participant of his/her
rights to: (i) review his/her Personal Information for deficiencies and inaccuracies, and
request the Company to correct or amend the Personal Information, to the extent deemed
feasible by the Company; and (ii) withdraw the consent provided under this Privacy
Notice. Provided that the Company shall not be liable for any collection, receipt, storage,
use, transfer, disclosure or deletion of Personal Information prior to such withdrawal of
consent or request for correction or amendment of Personal Information. Additionally,
upon any such withdrawal of consent or request to review and correct or amend the
Personal Information, the Company shall be entitled to disqualify the entry and/or
participation in the Auditions and /or Program, as deemed fit and necessary by the
Company at its sole discretion.
All Personal Information is true, correct and complete in all respects and in no event will
the Company, the Production House or the Panel/Judges be liable either of the
authenticity of the Personal Information or any inaccuracies or deficiencies in the
The Company has provided the Participant and the Parent of a Participant below the age
of majority as per applicable laws in the Territory of which the Participant is a citizen
and resident of, with the option to opt out of providing his/her Personal Information, and
the Participant has not exercised such option.