OTT provider YuppTV to star cricket legend Brian Lara

The internet based TV streaming service provider, YuppTV, will launch its first original production with a web series, starring cricket legend Brian Lara, on November 6.

The series, “Brian Lara is NOT OUT!”, will exclusively be shown in five episodes only on YuppTV. Uday Reddy, the founder and CEO of YuppTV, is the first time producer of this series along with Madhura Sreedhar Reddy.

The script focuses on Lara’s personal life, his love for cricket, his advice on cricket for beginners, an insight into the real Brian Lara and his physical, mental and emotional preparation to play again at 46 in the All Star Matches.

All Stars Cricket 2015 is a platform for cricket legends to step out of retirement for a gala competition which will be held in the USA in November 15. Two teams will be captained by Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne respectively.

Uday Reddy of YuppTV said: “Brian Lara web series is a major step for YuppTV towards providing access to high quality content to all its viewers over numerous internet connected devices using YuppTV app. We are excited to launch this original content with a passionate sportsman – Brian Lara. The first original content, the sports connect, the debutant producer opportunity; adds more feathers to YuppTV.”

The web series will be available around the world for everyone to watch on any internet connected devices. They will be available on a subscription basis. The process to subscribe is seamless through varied online payment options.

Brian Lara quotes: “I am excited to play again; I am more excited to see that people love me even more than before. I am overwhelmed to see the huge response for Not Out’s curtain raiser. I thank YuppTV and Uday for this great endeavor.”