Episodes
On Cyrus Says today, the Old folks of Cock and Bull are back! but what's it got to do with cat poop? What's with Antariksh (Silverie) and the new room and the problems with Switch boards? How was Cyrus' episode with friend and former colleague Rannvijay, what were some stories that Rannvijay shared on his episode? What was Rannvijay's 'tiger story' and the many things they spoke about in the episode? All this and tons more. They talk about how a woman Assistant Professor in Bhopal made a...
Published 01/21/22
Published 01/21/22
Did you know that India has over twenty thousand Leopards? On Cyrus Says, today we have Rannvijay Singha, actor & VJ and host of Safari India on Zee Zest. Cyrus and Rannvijay reminisce about their old MTV days with each other and other famous VJs like Nikhil Chinappa, Malaika Arora and others, Cyrus not understanding contemporary music, and more. They also talk about what Rannvijay's new show Safari India on Zee Zest is all about, visiting India’s prominent National Parks, why the park...
Published 01/21/22
On Cyrus Says, we are joined by Mudit Dandwate, CEO & Co-founder at Dozee, inventor and a crocodile attack survivor. They talk about Mudit joining us from Barcelona, what he is upto there, and then get into Dozee - what Dooze is, building an innovative AI-powered triaging system that converts any bed into a step-down ICU in under 2 minutes and enables remote monitoring of patients outside of the ICU. They also discuss how the idea of doing such a thing came to him and what were the...
Published 01/19/22
On Cyrus Says today, Cyrus is Joined by Suchita Salwan and Varun Duggirala, hosts of the 'Think Fast' podcast. They talk about how they started the podcast and the idea behind it, what the conversation on the podcast are like, how they have never met each other other than over video call, and lots more. They also talk about Suchita working with Wizcraft, Varun's upcoming book 'Everything is Out of Syllabus' and what its about, and both the guests share stories of launching of LBB and The...
Published 01/18/22
It's Cock and Bull time!! Cyrus rants about visiting cards going out of fashion, whether Amit ever had fancy designations on his business cards, and Silverie and Amit take a little revenge on Cyrus by presenting previous Words-of-the-week from previous epiodes to see how many Cyrus actually remembers. Also, what's with Antariksh and the Grand Center connection? Why do restaurants charge for 'chakna'? Further, they also discuss ASCI's study about what Indians find 'offensive' in ads. Also,...
Published 01/18/22
It's just another technologically challenged day for Cyrus today! On this episode, Cyrus is joined by Karthik Nagarajan. They talk about three generations of bashing that Cyrus went through at home, Karthik's The Filter Koffee Podcast', the role the podcast plays in Karthik's life, why Jet Airways failed and why people don't want to start an airline business anymore, and more. They also talk about whether the world overreacted to the COVID-19 pandemic, the fear that has formed in everyone's...
Published 01/14/22
Cyrus is joined by Amit and Silverie (Antariksh), to talk about people with high pitched voices, if any famous men have had high-pitched voices, try to find out what Abraham Lincoln actually sounded like, and lots more. They also discuss billboards and hoardings, the Mumbai-famous companies that sell billboard ads, whether billboard contact numbers end up getting any prank calls, and tons more. Subscribe to our new YouTube channel:...
Published 01/13/22
On this epsiode of Cyrus Says, we are joined by Suparn Verma, writer and director, having just co-directed the 2nd seson of The Family Man for Amazon Prime Video. Cyrus talks to Suparn about Supran's fascinating career and share a ton of stories of reading Tinkle comic books as children, Suparn meeting and working with Rana Daggubati, who now owns Amar Chitra Katha and Tinkle. Suparn shows us his collection of comic books & tattoos, talks about his undying love for Tinkle and Stephen...
Published 01/12/22
On Cyrus Says, today we are joined by Hitesh Dhingra, Co-Founder & MD of The Man Company. Cyrus and Hitesh talk about Hitesh being truly a serial entrepreneur and starting a series of startups like Letsbuy.com and TrulyMadly and becoming the entrepreneur he is today. Hitesh talks about building Truly Madly, making women feel safe to join the app and then building 'The Man Company'. Further they talk about the International Men's Day celebration campaign with Ayushmann khurrana, the...
Published 01/11/22
On Cock and Bull today Cyrus, Amit and Silverie (Antariksh) talk about why the BMC has shut down parks in Mumbai, whether COVID is really a hoax, what the words 'Ersatz' and 'inchoate' mean, and much more (Cyrus is shocked at how Amit know what 'Inchoate' actually means since these words aren't exactly common.) Further in the show, they talk about actor Siddharth tweeting 'subtle cock champion of the world' criticising Saina Nehwal's comments on the 'PM Modi Security Breach' incident, The...
Published 01/11/22
Cyrus is joined by veteran filmmaker Rahul Rawail, to talk all about Rahul's new book 'Raj Kapoor: The Master at Work'. Rahul Rawail had worked with Raj Kapoor as an Assistant Director on movies like Bobby, Mera Naam Joker and many more. He worked closely with Raj Kapoor and gained a keen sense of the man's processes and how his mind worked. He noted it all down in his book accompanied by many amazing anecdotes and tons more. Cyrus and Rahul talk about what made Rahul write this book, theany...
Published 01/07/22
On this episode, Cyrus is joined by Amit and Silverie (Antariksh) to talk about Cyrus' solution of a religion formed around the coronavirus, the story of the man from Kerala who got 145 degrees during the pandemic from reputed universities like Yale, Columbia, Princeton, among others, the viral Sherwani store ad from Kolkata, Modi Ji's envoy having a 'security breach' on a flyover in Punjab, and lots more. They also chat about Amit's unbelievable Ambassador car story, lockdown blues, working...
Published 01/06/22
On this episode, Cyrus is joined by Vijay Subramnian, Group CEO And Founder at Collective Artists Network, to talk about the field of managing talent. They talk about the Collective Artists Network, his journey as an entrepreneur in these times, becoming a public figure, being a coffee mug collector, his belief in the phrase "Build something large, money will follow", and lots more. Vijay also talks about being a part of a band early in his life, how he managed his own band and got the band a...
Published 01/05/22
On this episode, Cyrus is joined by Anushka Iyer, Founder and CEO of Wiggles.in, a leading pet care company in India that is trying to change, raise awareness, and promote better means of pet healthcare. Cyrus and Anushka talk about their undying love for dogs, talk about Anushka's three adorable doggos, and how she started Wiggles out with her father. She talks about being inspired by her father and her uncle, who is a dedicated animal lover and works for Blue Cross. Anushka also talks about...
Published 01/04/22
A very Happy New Year to all! Cyrus is joined by Amit and Silverie to talk about the New Year 2022, what they did to celebrate, the ongoing 3rd wave of the coronavirus, Cyrus' 21st wedding anniversary, and lots more. Tune in for a very fun episode. Subscribe to our new YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmY4iMGgEa49b7-NH94p1BQ Also, subscribe to Cyrus' YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/channel/UCHAb9jLYk0TwkWsCxom4q8A You can follow Amit on Instagram & Twitter...
Published 01/04/22
Cyrus is joined by comedian Sriraam Padmanabhan and Silverie (Antariksh) to talk about the New Year's restrictions set in by the BMC and how unclear they are, NASA hiring 24 theologians to assess what humanity's response to the discovery of alien life would be, and more. They also talk about the Vince Vaughn remake of Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho, Sriraam recording this podcast from a café, and lots more. Follow Sriraam: www.instagram.com/sriraamp Subscribe to our new YouTube channel:...
Published 12/30/21
On this episode, Cyrus is joined by Amit and Silverie (Antariksh) to discuss CloudFlare's end of year 2021 study of the most popular social media platforms, streaming platforms and websites and domains in the past year. Did you know that YouTube was the most used streaming platform for only one particular day in 2021? We didn't either! Tune in. Subscribe to our new YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmY4iMGgEa49b7-NH94p1BQ Also, subscribe to Cyrus' YouTube channel:...
Published 12/29/21
On this episode, Cyrus is joined by Gaurav Dagaonkar, Co-founder & CEO, GSharp Media, Hoopr and Songfest India, and singer Sarthak Kalyani, to talk about Songfest India as a platform, promoting musical talent, Gaurav and Sarthak's journeys as mursicians and singers, the artists they have loved all their lives, and lots more. Sarthak also sings for us and it's magical! Do tune in. Listen to Sarthak's new song Saahiba on the Songfest india YouTube channel:...
Published 12/29/21
Cyrus is joined by Amit and Silverie (Antariksh) to talk about the upcoming New Years 2022, whether they have any resolutions for the new year, when Silverie is planning to put out his first standup video, live standup shows, where standup comedy as a genre could evolve possibly in the future, New Years generic wishes and thank yous over text, the way people behave in lifts, and more. They also talk about the CoviSelf COVID-19 test kit, which famous celebrities do the panellists share their...
Published 12/27/21
On this episode, Cyrus is joined by Suveer Bajaj and Pratik Gupta, the Founders of FoxyMoron and Zoo Media, one of India's leading digital agencies, how they started FoxyMoron together, going to Pakistan together when they were 17 years old, Suveer applying for an internship at MTV through Cyrus, Pratik interning and working at Balaji while Suveer worked at Indian Express before founding their own company, saying yes to everything in the beginning, and tons more. They talk about the long way...
Published 12/25/21
On this episode, Cyrus does a 2021 Year Roundup in Sports' with Nishad Pai Vaidya, Sports Anchor & Co-founder of Niche Sports. They talk about some of India's biggest sports moments. They talk about Nishad teaching at the International Institute of Sports Management, and more. They talk about the current ongoing India vs South Africa test series, how well or lackthereof that India is playing in the tournament, and tons more. They also talk about India's starting lineup, whether they'll be...
Published 12/24/21
Cyrus is joined by Vikas Khanna, Celebrity Chef, Restauranteur, Author, Cookbook Writer and Judge on MasterChef India, to talk about his amazing journey and career. They talk about how Punjabi families feed everyone with love and affection, Vikas' new book 'Barkat', what it's about and how he wrote it in the pandemic. They also talk about Cyrus and Vikas being born during the 1971 war, the stories of partition that Vikas would hear about when he was younger, and tons more. They also discuss...
Published 12/22/21
On this episode, Cyrus is joined by comedians Punit Pania and Abbas Momin, to talk about capsule hotels, the story about the gang war being fought between monkeys and stray dogs in Beed village of Maharashtra, how these monkeys have gotten so intelligent, the gangs of monkeys in Thailand (or was it Indonesia or Myanmar) who started swarming the streets due to lack of tourists who used to feed them, the city of 'Batman' in Turkey, getting hate for jokes while doing standup, and lots more. Tune...
Published 12/21/21
On this episode, Cyrus is joined by long time listener Harvesp Kasad, to talk about what he does, the correct way to pronounce his name, and tons more. Cyrus is also joined by Amit and Silverie (Antariksh), to discuss the new words of the week - 'mereticious' and 'recondite', the two Hindi words sent in by a listener, BMC's mask-drive which is basically functioning as an extortion racket, and lots more. Tune in for a very fun episode. Subscribe to our new YouTube channel:...
Published 12/21/21