The What the Duck season 3 will start streaming on Viu and YouTube from 14th May. Along with this, Viu will also be host to 35 short form episodes of What the Duck Googlies starting May 2018. The third season will have host Vikram Sathaye speak to 20 legendary cricketers in a span of 10 episodes.
The series will have the likes of Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Michael Clarke, Brad Hogg, Mohammad Kaif, Harbhajan Singh, AB Devilliers, Jonty Rhodes, Ravichandra Ashwin, KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane. The series will provide interesting trivia about cricket matches on and off the field.
Along with this, Viu will also have short comedy videos, titled What the Duck Googlies, a show that will have four stand-up comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Anirban Dasgupta, Saurav Mehta and Sidharth Dudeja turning the recent trending topics in cricket a little on the humour side. The show will have 35 episodes and will be live on Viu as well as YouTube.
It is interesting to see that Indian content creators have surged so quickly to non fictional content for the streaming platforms. While non fiction is ruling the roost for foreign audiences, seems like Indian audiences are also wanting more reality and less fluff.