First Zoroastrian Family to Appear on Television Game Show Family Feud Canada


September 27, 2022

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The Irani family from Mississauga, Canada will be appearing on the Canadian-version of the popular game show Family Feud. It features two families who compete to name the most popular answers to survey questions in order to win up to $30,000.

The Irani family (Shahveer, Behroze, Tanya, Delara & Danny)

Tanya Hoshi, the team captain, is accompanied on the show with her cousins Delara Irani, Behroze Irani, Shahveer Patel, and her brother Danny Hoshi. All five are Zoroastrians born in Pakistan and now live in Canada. “We’re so excited for everyone to see us compete on this show and represent Zoroastrians,” says Tanya, “We even mentioned Zoroastrianism during our audition and during the taping of the show.”

You can check out their episode on television this Wednesday September 28th at 7:30pm est or online at CBC Gem. Access to the episodes is geoblocked to Canada, so those living outside may few clips and segments from their episode on Family Feud Canada’s Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube.

The Caruana family (Carmelo, Vivi, Joey, Stephanie & Gerry) faces off against The Irani family (