Leading online poker website Spartan Poker along with with SnG Comedy and CHNO Shuffle has introduced a new poker-based series – Around the Table.
The new video series that brings together a diverse set of entertainers from various fields and pits them against professional players in a friendly and casual poker game.
The first episode of Around the Table features composer and rapper Baba Sehgal, actor Aishwarya Sakhuja, professional poker player Abhishek Goindi and comedians Karan Talwar and Gursimran Khamba, who play a game of poker, discussing Diwali festivities and crack jokes on one another.
Actor and Comedian Suresh Menon will be a part of the second episode of the series along with a professional poker power couple who were once doctors.
Commenting on the launch of the web series, Amin Rozani, Managing Director of Spartan Poker said, “We are excited to introduce this series in order to reach a new audience and inculcate them about poker activities.
Our vision is to provide opportunities to viewers which will help them broaden their horizons and explore their interests. Partnering with the leading comedy content brand like SnG comedy fuels our ambition of recruiting newer audience while keeping poker fans glued to continue through these initiatives. We hope to continue to serve them and offer more platforms in the coming years.”
Anshu Patni Singhi, Founder of CHNO Media, noted, “The idea of this video series has been to mix entertainment and poker to introduce a whole new audience to the incredibly fun world of poker.”
Comedian Karan Talwar, who was part of the first episode of ‘Around the Table’ added, “Having been a poker fan myself, I always wanted to do something fun around the game. We have designed this show in such a way that even someone who has very little knowledge of poker can follow along and be entertained.”