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

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Ep. 425: Cock & Bull feat. Rajiv Lakshman, Siddharth Dudeja, Sriraam Padmanabhan and Amit

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Every once in a while we pack in not one, not three but FIVE people on Cock & Bull and this week is one such episode. Joining Cyrus Broacha this week are TV producer and host Rajiv Lakshman, comedians Siddharth Dudeja and Sriraam Padmanabhan and IVM "proprietor" Amit Doshi. Together they discuss whether watching porn in the assembly is anti-national, the Chandrayan-2 ordeal, Trump calling off peace talks with the Taliban, using social media for government efficiency and a lot more!

Check out the first season of Rajiv's show 'Skulls & Roses' here: https://ivm.today/2kGGuNg

Check out all episodes of Siddharth's podcast 'Waddaplayah' here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/waddaplayah

Follow Sriraam on twitter @sriraamp

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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

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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 

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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. 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. 420: Feat. Gaurav Sapre, Kartik Iyer & Sivaram Parameswaran

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It's an IVM podcasts crossover on Cyrus Says this week as hosts of the show 'Football Shootball' Gaurav Sapre, Kartik Iyer and Sivaram Parameswaran join Cyrus for a fun chat about why Indian urban kids root for EPL teams, will India ever host the football world cup, how much is technology helpful to the sport and what binds football, advertising and Bollywood together.

You can listen to all episodes of Football Shootball here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/football-shootball

or wherever you listen to podcasts.

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

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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

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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

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Ep. 416: Cock & Bull feat. Aakash Mehta & Abbas Momin

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by Aakash Mehta and Abbas Momin. Cyrus and Aakash score Abbas' choice of discussion topics throughout and while they're at it the three of them discuss celebrities getting trolled because of political opinions, the post prime minister ship career of Indian PM's, memorial plaques for glaciers, and what makes for permissible evidence in court in light of the Pehlu Khan acquittal case.

Follow Aakash on @kuchbhimehta on instagram

Listen to Waddplayah here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/waddaplayah
Listen to Varta Lab here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/vartalab

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Ep. 409: Steve Smith's Triumph

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On this week's LANSO Cyrus is joined by his producer Abbas Momin and they both fawn over one of the best cricketing comebacks of modern times- that of Australian batsman Steve Smith. The two of them discuss how the first Ashes test put on display everything great about test cricket and whether England could've batted through the 5th day.

Ep. 408: Feat. Eva Bhatt

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On this week's Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by Eva Bhatt - host of the podcast 9XM SoundcastE, and head of Bollywood content at 9XM media. Eva talks to Cyrus about watching him on TV while growing up, getting to hang out in Mannat while she waited to interview Shah Rukh Khan, growing up in Bhuj, working on the Great Indian Comedy Show, breaking in to 9XM, her new podcast 9XM SoundcastE and to top it all of she sings a wonderful folk song for us.

Follow Eva on instagram @eva_bhatt_devlekar and twitter @bhatteva

Listen to all episodes of 9XM SoundcastE here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/9xm-soundcaste

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

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Ep. 407: Cock & Bull feat. Mukesh Manjunath, Amit and Abbas

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It's Cock and Bull time, and this week joining Cyrus, Abbas and Amit in the studio is comedian and writer Mukesh Manjunath. The four of them discuss tracing ancestry, Boris Johnson, PM Modi with Bear Grylls, Rahul Bose's five star banana drama, and Jio overtaking Vodafone as India's largest telecom network.

Follow Mukesh Manjunath on instagram at @mukeshmanjunath

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

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