Buckle up! MTV Box Cricket league a.k.a BCL is back!
After the highly successful season in 2018, TV queen Ekta Kapoor, MTV and Anand Mishra are back with the next season of MTV Box Cricket League. The makers have announced that the next season will be aired in March.
Speaking about the programme, Ekta said: “MTV BCL had a stellar run last year, with over 200 top TV personalities battling it out. This is a one of a kind format which brings two of India’s greatest passions together -Cricket and Entertainment! This season, we’re all set to take the excitement to the next level as BCL is poised to be bigger, bolder and better. Let the games begin!”
Ferzad Palia, Head – Youth, Music and English Entertainment, Viacom 18 said, “Cricket is the heartbeat of India and enjoys a massive following among the youth. Coupled with an innovative concept and a star-studded presence, MTV’s association with the Box Cricket League strikes a perfect chord with the young viewers. We’re happy to be back with a new season of the programme, which is all set to take you to an entertainment extravaganza.”
Co-producer Anand Mishra said, “This season, the drama, entertainment, and the sport will escalate to new heights as the format is also being revamped in a big way!”
Some of the biggest TV celebrities are associated with MTV BCL including Pearl V Puri, Karan Patel, Arjun Bijlani, Karan Wahi, Balraj Syal, Anita Hassanandani, Anjum Fakih, Erica Fernandes, Surbhi Jyoti, Shraddha Arya, Rajniesh Duggall, Hiten Tejwani, Karishma Tanna, Shaheer Shaikh, Vishal A Singh, Tinaa Dattaa, Additi Gupta and many more.
Giving some hints about the new season of MTV BCL, Mishra said “The new season will definitely be more exciting. Like every season, we will add a few exciting new rules to increase the ‘masala’ and adrenaline quotient in the format,” he concluded.