18 episodes

Finding Desperado is a brand new investigative mystery podcast, hosted by comedians Alexei Toliopoulos and Cameron James - the team behind the most talked about podcast of 2019, Finding Drago. Australia's premier (and only) pop culture detectives, Alexei and Cameron have uncovered a bizarre Guinness World Record from 2005. A record held by an elusive European aristocrat. A record that they believe to be fake.

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    • Comedy
    • 4.8 • 336 Ratings

Finding Desperado is a brand new investigative mystery podcast, hosted by comedians Alexei Toliopoulos and Cameron James - the team behind the most talked about podcast of 2019, Finding Drago. Australia's premier (and only) pop culture detectives, Alexei and Cameron have uncovered a bizarre Guinness World Record from 2005. A record held by an elusive European aristocrat. A record that they believe to be fake.

    Presents - Stop Everything!

    Presents - Stop Everything!

    If you enjoyed Cam and Alexei's wild search for the elusive Lord Sydney Ling across the internet and the world, then you might also want to check out the ABC's Stop Everything podcast.

    Hosted by Beverley Wang and Benjamin Law, Stop Everything! is your one-stop-shop for all the latest in film, tv, music and internet culture. Join Benjamin and Beverley as they take you through the good, the bad and the viral, and why it matters.

    • 2 min
    Finding Desperado 06 | Forgotten Dreams

    Finding Desperado 06 | Forgotten Dreams

    This is it. Our journey from the pages of the Guinness World Records, to the dark depths of 1990s era chatrooms, to the streets of Amsterdam is coming to an end. Have we finally found our elusive and mysterious desperado?

    • 43 min
    Finding Desperado 05 | Shadows of Blood

    Finding Desperado 05 | Shadows of Blood

    After months of searching for the mythical film 'Lex The Wonderdog', Alexei and Cameron finally have a break with the discovery of a long lost VHS horror film.

    • 29 min
    Finding Desperado 04 | Dig up the dead

    Finding Desperado 04 | Dig up the dead

    Cameron's online sting has paid off, leading to the first real encounter with someone who has met our desperado, and into the graveyard of Lord Sydney's showbiz career.
    **Warning: this podcast contains some strong language**

    • 36 min
    Finding Desperado 03 | An American miracle

    Finding Desperado 03 | An American miracle

    On a detour through the mystical land of bohemian Ibiza, Alexei uncovers a woman who may be linked to both The Lord and to an iconic American Goddess.

    • 36 min
    Finding Desperado 03 | An American miracle

    Finding Desperado 03 | An American miracle

    On a detour through the mystical land of bohemian Ibiza, Alexei uncovers a woman who may be linked to both The Lord and to an iconic American Goddess.

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
336 Ratings

336 Ratings

j3r3myO ,

Better late than never

I got onto this pod late 2021 after hearing Alexi on another pod and I’m so glad I did, it is absolutely brilliant and funny AF.

Pooch_15 ,

New Noy fan for life

Great story telling and such a fun listen. Each episode gets better!

el Lawso ,

Surprisingly engrossing

Didn’t think, given the premise, this would hold my interest. This podcast is nothing if not surprising however.

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