Viu launches season 3 of chat show ‘What The Duck’
MUMBAI: Video streaming service Viu is back with the third season of its chat show ‘What The Duck’. Hosted by Vikram Sathaye, the 10 episode show will feature 20 legendary cricketers. The show is available on Viu app and Viu channel on YouTube.
On each 15-minute episode, two cricketers will be seen together, engaging in a playful banter with Vikram Sathaye. The cricket duos on the show are Shikhar Dhawan & Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Michael Clarke & Brad Hogg, Mohammad Kaif & Harbhajan Singh, AB Devilliers & Jonty Rhodes, Ravichandran Ashwin & KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma & Ajinkya Rahane and many more, to share fun moments and interesting trivia on and off the field.
Viu has also released a short form comedy content on cricket titled ‘What The Duck Googlies’. The show revolves around four popular stand-up comedians – Vikram Sathaye, Anirban Dasgupta, Saurav Mehta, and Sidharth Dudeja giving their comic spin on all the current and trending topics in cricket. The 35-episode show went live on both Viu and YouTube from May.
Commenting on the launch of the What The Duck 3, Viu, India Country Head Vishal Maheshwari said, “Cricket and comedy are two things that connect most Indians together. Riding on the success of the first two seasons, we have decided to double the madness and triple the fun with season 3. We are also happy to partner with YouTube, who will help us increase the reach of our popular show to a larger audience.”