Ep. 432: feat. Farhad Karkaria & Sunetro Lahiri

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It's an IVM crossover episode this week on Cyrus Says as hosts of the podcast 'GAYBCD' Farhad Karkaria and Sunetro Lahiri join Cyrus to talk about what it means to be 'queer', how to defy labels, how they came out to their families and what their podcast is all about.

You can listen to GAYBCD here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/gaybcd

You can follow Sunetro on instagram @gllitterbugged

You can follow Farhad on instagram @theqr8r 

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

Don't forget to follow Cyrus Broacha on Instagram @BoredBroacha

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 431: Cock & Bull feat. Karthik Iyer, Trupti Khamkar & Amit

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This week on Cock & Bull, Cyrus Broacha is joined by fellow IVM podcasters Karthik Iyer and Trupti Khamkar, and IVM "proprietor" Amit Doshi. The four of them discuss the 'Howdy Modi' event in Texas, Sonakshi Sinha's controversial appearance on KBC, Amit Shah's single identity card proposal, Gully Boy becoming India's entry to the Oscars and more.

Listen to all episodes of Karthik's podcast 'Football Shootball' here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/football-shootball

Listen to all episodes of Trupti's Marathi podcast 'Gol Gappa' here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/gol-gappa

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

Don't forget to follow Cyrus Broacha on Instagram @BoredBroacha 

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 430: LANSO - India vs SA T20 encounter & Zimbabwe's downfall

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On this week's LANSO Cyrus is joined by fellow podcasters Karthik Iyer (sports enthusiast, Football addict) and Trupti Khamkar (actress, comedian). The three of them discuss the India vs South Africa T20 encounter, Rishabh Pant's position in the batting order and ZImbabwe cricket's fall in international cricket.

Ep. 429: Feat. Rajiv Lakshman

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You might know him as the hothead pairing up with his brother Raghu from Mtv Roadies, but on this week's episode of Cyrus Says you'll get to know the work that Rajiv Lakshman has done behind the scenes since 1997. Tune in as he recollects stories about the early days of producing TV shows with Cyrus, making a "suicide pact" with his brother in his youth, why the allegations of reality shows being "scripted" don't hold steam and what his new show with Raghu 'Skulls & Roses" on Amazon Prime is all about.

Check out episodes of Skulls & Roses here: http://bit.ly/2m1aCTY

Follow Rajiv on twitter @RajivLakshman

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

Don't forget to follow Cyrus Broacha on Instagram @BoredBroacha

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 428: Cock & Bull feat. Aakash Mehta, Amit and Abbas

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This week on Cock & Bull Cyrus Broacha is in the studio with comedian and host of 'Varta Lab' & 'Waddaplayah' Aakash Mehta, 'proprietor' Amit Doshi and producer Abbas. The 4 of them talk about Piyush Goyal's 'Esinstein-Newton' gaffe, Amit Shah's comments about Hindi becoming the national language, Parsi men learning how to woo Parsi women in Mumbai, the new iPhone design, and politicians blaming cab services for fall in bus & car industries.

Listen to all episodes of Varta Lab here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/vartalab
Listen to all episodes of Waddaplayah here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/waddaplayah

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

Don't forget to follow Cyrus Broacha on Instagram @BoredBroacha

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 427: Reviewing the Ashes, Afghanistan vs Bangladesh & Sri Lanka's abandoned tour

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On this week's episode of LANSO Cyrus is joined by comedian and podcaster Aakash Mehta. They review the last Ashes test and the series overall, the Afghanistan vs Bangladesh match, and the zest with which the Afghan team plays and finally the Sri Lankan team pulling out of the Pakistan tour.

Ep. 426: Feat. Sarang Sathaye & Paula McGlynn of BhaDiPa

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by Sarang Sathaye and Paula McGlynn, creators of the popular Marathi YouTube channel Bharatiya Digital Party or BhaDiPa. Sarang & Paula talk about their first meeting at the Toronto film festival, the car ride to Pune years later which birthed the idea of BhadiPa, the need and opportunities for regional content in India, the urban youth that consumes American television and Marathi Youtube skits, the role of BhaDiPa's third creator Anusha Nanadakumar, the funny way in which Indian teachers teach English through regional languages and what's in store for the future of BhaDiPa.

Check out the BhaDiPa YouTube channel here: https://ivm.today/2lLfhcB
Follow Sarang on twitter @sarangsathaye
Follow Paula on twitter @paulamcglynn

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

Don't forget to follow Cyrus Broacha on Instagram @BoredBroacha (https://www.instagram.com/boredbroacha)

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 424: LANSO - The Romance of the Ashes

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This week on LANSO Cyrus is joined by comedian and podcaster Siddharth Dudeja to talk about how despite various cricket tournaments happening simutaneously, the Ashes are still clearly grabbing the most eyeballs. They also briefly talk about the excellence of Steve Smith, the English crowd's reaction to him and their favourite frankie rolls.

Ep. 423: Feat. Srishti Arya

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This week On Cyrus Says, Cyrus Broacha is joined by Srishti Arya - Director of international originals at Netflix India. Cyrus does away with the "formal" questions in the first half trying to find out how Netflix green lights original content, what are some trends that point towards success, and whether he can star in a Netflix original with Priyanka Chopra. In the second half he talks to Srishti about growing up in a film family, recounts a hilarious story about the Kapoor family at a dinner party, and is ecstatic that he gets Srishti's pop culture references.

Follow Srishti on twitter @srishtiarya

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

Don't forget to follow Cyrus Broacha on Instagram @BoredBroacha

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 422: Cock & Bull feat. Gauri Devidayal, Amit and Abbas

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This week on Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined in the studio by restaurateur & podcaster Gauri Devidayal, Amit and Abbas. In the fist half Gauri breaks down the stand off between food delivery apps like Zomato and restaurants and how it is affecting the restaurant business at large and what she thinks might be a way out. In the second half the four of them discuss the economic slowdown, the final NRC list and its implications, UK's parliament possibly dissolving and a Bengaluru street artist's unique way to highlight the pothole situation.

You can listen to all episodes of Gauri's podcast 'The Colaba Cartel' here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/the-colaba-cartel

You can follow Gauri on twitter at @gauridetails 

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

Don't forget to follow Cyrus Broacha on Instagram @BoredBroacha(https://www.instagram.com/boredbroacha)

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 421: LANSO - Whole Lotta Tests Goin' On

On this week's LANSO Cyrus and Abbas talk about how the West indies team crumbled against India in the test series and how the empty stands were disappointing, which is in deep contrast to the Ashes where some quality cricket is taking place in front of house full crowds. Cyrus also briefly touches upon the New Zealand's tour of Sri Lanka and how that series is turning out to be a competitive one.

Ep. 419: Cock & Bull feat. Mikhail Almeida, Amit and Abbas

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It's time for another Cock and Bull! Joining Cyrus Broacha in the studio this week are comedian and podcaster Mikhail Almeida, Amit who's back from his US trip, and Abbas who is in the studio as always. The four of them discuss the Amazon fires and the possible political angle to them, former finance minister Chidambram's arrest, the debate over how soon is 'too soon' to criticize a recently deceased politician, a government official holding 2 jobs at once for over 2 decades and Mikhail's disdain for food delivery apps.

You can listen to all episodes of Waddaplayah here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/waddaplayah

You can follow Mikhail on instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/almeidamikhail/

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

This episode of Cyrus Says is powered by Storytel: https://www.storytel.com/in/en/
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You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
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Ep. 418: LANSO - The Summer of Stokes

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On this week's 'Cyrus Says' cricket special LANSO, Cyrus is joined by comedian and podcaster Mikhail Almeida. They talk about the magnificent 3rd test between England and Australia and the superb summer that Ben Stokes is having. They try and trace the incident that got him into form and also discuss what changes the English and Aussie teams should make to get an upper hand in the next test. They also very briefly touch upon Ajinkya Rahane and Virat Kohli's performance in Antigua.

Ep. 417: Feat. Rytasha Rathore & Ayushi Amin

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On this week's Cyrus Says making a comeback in the studio is Rytasha Rathore but this time around she's brought her best friend Ayushi Amin along. The 2 of them talk to Cyrus about their new podcast 'Agla Station Adulthood', the perils of growing up, dealing with responsibilities and try to dig into why our education or society does not prepare us for it. They also share some funny dating stories, bond over the shared love for their school and Rytasha tries to get Cyrus to come to Madh island (good luck with that).

You can listen to 'Agla Station Adulthood' here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/agla-station-adulthood

or on the IVM podcasts app or wherever you get podcasts.

You can follow Rytasha on instagram @rytash

You can follow Ayushi on instagram @ayushia9

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

Don't forget to follow Cyrus Broacha on Instagram 

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 415: India-West Indies Test Series & Steve Smith's Concussion

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On this week's Left-Arm-Not-So-Orthodox Cyrus is joined by comedian and podcaster Aakash Mehta. The 2 of them talk about what might be in store in the upcoming India-West Indies test series and also the devastating spell by England fast bowler Jofra Archer against Australia in the second Ashes test. How was cricket history made because of Steve Smith's concussion? Find out by tuning into the episode.

Ep. 414: Feat. Chef Vinesh Johny

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On episode 414 of Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by pastry Vinesh Johny, co-founder and executive chef at Lavonne academy of baking science and pastry arts. Vinesh and Cyrus talk about how him and his partners chose the name 'Lavonne', growing up in Bangalore, getting interested in hotel management, how competitive the pastry school entrance procedure is, the secret behind 'black forest', what are mood pills (it's much sweeter than you imagine), and his experience at the world skills competition.

Find out more about Lavonne academy here: https://www.lavonne.in/

Follow Chef Vinesh on instagram here: @vineshjohny

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

Don't forget to follow Cyrus Broacha on instagram

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 413: Cock & Bull Feat. Shreyas Manohar and Abbas Momin

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It's Independence day and it's brand new Cock & Bull day as well! Stand-up comic and co-host of the podcast 'How to Citizen' Shreyas Manohar joins Cyrus and Abbas and they start off by recollecting their most horrible stand-up stories. The 3 of them then discuss Sonia Gandhi's return as Congress chief, the Haryana CM's 'Kashmiri women' jibe and whether the outrage is political correctness gone haywire. In the second half they talk about the Jeffery Epstein case, Zomato executives on strike in West Bengal and Mumbai bidding adieu to RK studios. During the AMA's they handle the slew of Comicstaan related questions that have been flooding our inboxes.

Listen to all episodes of 'How to Citizen' here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/how-to-citizen

Follow Shreyas on twitter @veryshreyas 

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

This episode of Cyrus Says is powered by Storytel: https://www.storytel.com/in/en/
Use the link storytel.com/ivm to get a 30 day free trial as opposed to a 14 day free trial.

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 412: LANSO - India vs West Indies: change in seasons & who is Rakheem Cornwall?

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On this week's 'Left-arm-not-so-orthodox' Cyrus is joined by comedian and podcaster Shreyas Manohar. The two of them talk about the India-West Indies ODI, Virat's century, the change in cricketing season in the Caribbean, and discuss Rakheem Cornwall and some other plus sized players in the past.

Ep. 411: Feat. Anees Bazmee

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This week Cyrus is joined in the studio by renowned filmmaker, writer, and producer Anees Bazmee. Anees talks to Cyrus about being in a unique position of having worked with the legends as well as newcomers of the Indian film industry, his work as a child artist, his memories of working with Raj Kapoor, his string of successful comedies in the latter part of his career and his illustrious writing career in the 90s and what's in store in the future.

Follow Anees Bazmee on instagram @aneesbazmee

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

This episode of Cyrus Says is powered by Storytel: https://www.storytel.com/in/en/
Use the link storytel.com/ivm to get a 30 day free trial as opposed to a 14 day free trial.

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios

Ep. 410: Cock & Bull feat. Kunal Vijaykar, Amit and Abbas (special appearance by Rajiv Laxman)

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It was a major news week and we on Cock and Bull try to make sense of it with our limited knowledge. Cyrus is joined in the studio by Kunal Vijaykar, Amit Doshi and Abbas, We discuss the very convoluted abrogation of article 370 in Kashmir, Zomato getting embroiled in religious politics, Ravish Kumar winning the Magsaysay award and Kunal Kamra's show in Surat getting cancelled due to threats from goons. Later on for the AMA's Rajiv Laxman of 'Mtv Roadies' fame joins us and hilarity ensues.

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them at whatcyrussays@gmail.com

In case you're late to the party and want to catch up on previous episodes of Cyrus Says you can do so at: www.ivmpodcasts.com/cyrussays

This episode of Cyrus Says is powered by Storytel: https://www.storytel.com/in/en/
Use the link storytel.com/ivm to get a 30 day free trial as opposed to a 14 day free trial.

You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and improved IVM Podcasts App on Android: https://ivm.today/android
or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios