Pokerface, the most fun poker interview series hosted by the king of comedy, Gopal Datt and powered by 9stacks, kicks off with a hilariously candid interview with the megastar of poker, and last year’s #9stacksTeamIndia member, Nishant Sharma ( @DoJINGBULLETS) and the star of popular TVF web series, Tripling, Amol Parashar is out on YouTube!
Funny man Gopal Datt who is flying to Las Vegas with us in July with #9stacksTeamIndia, gets up close and personal with the stars and talks to them about the hustle it takes to be successful in their respective fields.
The interview gives us an insight into how Nishant Sharma who is the first Indian poker player ever, to enter the field of poker, hustled his way into finding the right mentor to guide him through the choppy waters of field of poker. He talks about how it is very important for every poker player to effectively manage their bankroll while playing poker and maintain the passion with which they started playing the game, despite all odds.
Celebrated actor Amol Parashar, who also dabbles in poker quite a bit is the other guest on the show. An IIT Delhi alumnus, Amol was always into acting and was very interested in theatre. During the interview he talks about how the act of choosing to make a career in acting,and a successful one at that, especially when it is quite different from one’s education and general career expectations from the society , is quite like playing poker. He talks about taking calculated risks and learning how to take each decision as it comes.
Pokerface with Gopal Datt has a stellar guest list and the interviews will be released all throughout May.
Stay tuned and watch your favorite poker players unwind with your favorite actors.