MX Player’s latest Original Series is a hit with audiences – Matsya Kaand has been winning hearts since its launch on 18th November, and there’s another reason for the cast to celebrate as this con thriller has now crossed 100Mn views and counting on the platform. The show features stellar performances from Ravii Dubey, who makes a debut as an honourable con artist in this fast-paced web series and Ravi Kishan as a cunning, ruthless cop who engages with this genius conman in a thrilling cat and mouse chase. The series, which holds a 9.4/10 rating on IMDb also stars Piyush Mishra, Zoya Afroz, Madhur Mittal, Rajesh Sharma and Naved Aslam amongst others in key roles and is directed by Ajay Bhuyan.
Elaborating on the success of the series, Gautam Talwar, Chief Content Officer at MX Player said, “At MX, we strive to bring to Indian audiences fresh, intriguing narratives that break away from the routine. The success of an unconventional con thriller like Matsya Kaand crossing 100Mn views is testimony to the hard work and efforts of multiple teams – be it the writer/ director/ actors/ production or our internal teams at MX Player. It’s great to end the year on such a high and we look forward to continuing this streak in the New Year with many other compelling stories.”
Celebrating his birthday and acknowledging the success of his web series, Ravii Dubey says, “From trying a new genre, to exploring a new medium and donning so many avatars to perfect this one character has been a delightful journey; the response to Matsya as a character is just so overwhelming that I am humbled. With this MX Original Series crossing 100Million views – I truly couldn’t have asked for a better birthday gift and this has been the perfect end to this year. It feels great to know our piece of love and hard work has reached millions. It has been a wonderful experience working with the team and I am glad it has found a massive place in the hearts of the viewers.”
Ravi Kishan further added saying, “As a team, we gave this project 100 per cent and I am so happy to see it win all this adulation from across the country. I’m glad we were able to strike a chord with the audience. The 100 Mn views are not just a figure to me but a fruit of our hard work and the immense love that people have shown for our series.”
Filled with action, comedy, thrill, and the glamour factor, the show is an entertainment potboiler. For those who have missed it, you can watch the show for FREE exclusively on MX Player – https://bit.ly/MK_Ep1