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Quiz show ‘BBC Mastermind Family Bangladesh’ to air on Duronto TV

  • Published at 02:03 am May 5th, 2019
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Official poster of 'BBC Mastermind Family Bangladesh' | Courtesy

Contestants from all over the country will compete against each other in a battle of knowledge

Famous British television game show  ‘Mastermind’ will air on Duronto TV from coming May as ‘BBC Mastermind Family Bangladesh’, according to a recent press statement. Contestants from all over the country will compete against each other in a battle of knowledge.

Primarily, 64 families will be selected from all over Bangladesh, who will compete in the main segment in Dhaka. 

The top three winners in the competition will receive a brand new car, Tk2 lakh and  Tk 1 lakh respectively.

Each family team can consist of five members: the father, the mother, two of their children ranging from 8 to 12 years, and a close relative like grandfather, grandmother, uncle, or aunt.

Online registration for the contest has already begun. Families can register their team at duronto.tv/bbcmm. 

The online registration will close on May 15.

The original BBC show, titled “Mastermind,” first aired back in 1972 on BBC1. It was created by Bill Wright and the first version was presented by Magnus Magnusson, an Icelandic journalist, translator, writer, and a television presenter for BBC. Different local versions of the show has been aired in more than ten countries.