Ekta Kapoor launches reality show 'Box Cricket League'
Producer Ekta Kapoor launched the reality show ‘Box Cricket League’ in the presence of some big Bollywood stars at an event in Mumbai yesterday. Photo: Viral Bhayani
The sport-reality show on television, which will see over 150 television stars battle it out in a game of indoor box cricket.
Ekta has added her special twist to the show that will feature celebrities and a whole lot of drama.
For a country that loves cricket and tries every mean possible to play it where ever and when ever, this is one new twist the makes hope will be a success.
This game that is the first of its kind, has tweaked the rules of cricket to ensure each team has female stars playing along with the male stars.
In an interview earlier, Ekta was quoted as saying, "When women get onto the field, expect reality television like never before."
On being asked about her views on combining cricket and entertainment, Ekta Kapoor said, “The biggest combination is that cricket is seen for entertainment and played for entertainment, and when women join cricket, it is entertainment, entertainment
According to reports this league aims at reinventing the reality entertainment genre of television.
The show will reportedly have a combination of on-ground and behind-the-scenes locker-room drama and will see 8 teams compete for the title.
Looks like the former Indian cricketer S. Sreesanth, will finally be getting his second innings.