Seven Best Indian Podcasts On YouTube Right Now
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Online streaming services have given us many forms of entertainment but the biggest boon of them all is probably podcasts. Indian comedy groups and even singular pod-casters have garnered hundreds of millions of views on YouTube with these podcasts that allow panelists to huddle together and talk about everything from their favorite things to asking their superstar guests about things mainstream media might shy away from asking.
Needless to say, if you haven’t already, you need to get in on these podcasts – and here are the top 7 that simply cannot miss!
AIB Podcast With Shah Rukh Khan
Shah Rukh Khan is the wittiest Bollywood star there is and AIB is currently the funniest comedy group in India. What happens when these two brands join hands for a podcast? – Well, hilarity ensues!
SnG: Why Are We Friendzoned? Feat. Shruti Haasan
Women in Bollywood, especially ones who haven’t really heralded a female-driven project is usually asked generic questions that don’t really let their personalities shine through. On this podcast with SnG though, Shruti Haasan’s sense of humor shone through, and how.
AIB Podcast With Irrfan
After making the viral ‘Party Song’ with Irrfan Khan, AIB reunited with him for a podcast. Listen to it on your way to work, it’s an absolute riot!
GCP Episode 8 – With Sumukhi Suresh
If you have been following the Indian comedy scene on YouTube over the last couple of years, there is no chance that you do not know of Sumukhi Suresh. In this podcast, this funny lady talks with one of her earliest collaborators Sanjay Manaktala about her induction into comedy!
AIB With Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood (from Whose Line Is It Anyway)
When you want to be the best at something, learn from the best. That is exactly what AIB and Abish Mathew did in this brilliant podcast. Brad Sherwood and Colin Mochrie, who are two of the biggest stand-up comedians in the world, best known for Whose Line Is It Anyway, shared their knowledge about the craft…plus it’s funny as hell!
BoTCast Episode 17: Father’s Day Special
This relatively newer series of podcasts is dedicated to book lovers, but their viewership is not restricted to them. Despite having hilarious guests throughout the season, their funniest episode is probably the Father’s Day Special, where the hosts got roasted by their dads, in a truly Indian way.
You Started It Episode 1: Feat. Anu Menon And Kunal Kamra
If you’re a fan of Daniel Fernandes’ brand of intellectual comedy, this is one podcast you cannot miss. Also for all those 90s’ Channel V fans – Lola Kutty is in it!