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The Strange Case of Starship Iris

26 EpisodesProduced by Jessica Best (Procyon Podcast Network)Website

In 2189, Earth narrowly won a war against extraterrestrials. The Strange Case of Starship Iris is about what comes after. It's a story of outer space, survival, espionage, resistance, identity, friendship, found family, romance, and secrets. (Also, there’s jokes.) For more info, visit http://procyon… read more

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2.02 The Hard Sell

Some smugglers walk into a bar…

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Content advisories:
Portrayal of the inside of a bar
Discussion of violence
Interpersonal conflict
Portrayal of a respiratory condition (coughing)

Nate Dufort as Max Gavins

Ricky Harris as Ignatius Campbell

Jeremy Jay Smith Sebasto as Officer Martin

Chris Choi as Jin-Seon Park

Jackie Andrews as RJ McCabe

Rukhmani Desai as Sana Tripathi

Brittony LeFever as Krejjh

Jamie Price as Brian Jeeter

Ishani Kanetkar as Arkady Patel

Cindy Chu as Violet Liu

Directed by Rachel Kellum

Sound design, mixing, and editing by Hannah Cross and Erin Baumann

Written by Jessica Best

Opening credits music is Fear for the Storm, written by Jessica Best and S.E. Winters, and performed by Chiron Star, with Erin Baumann on vocals. Ending credits music is “Rocket Science” by David Devereux of Tin Can Audio.

This episode features music by Chiron Star. For more, visit

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