Comedy is not everyone’s cup of tea. Only a few people have the knack of making people laugh on their jokes with a subtle amount of comic timing, funny expressions and the ability to take a joke on their chin. Laughing is one of the best methods to de-stress yourselves and what better way to laugh than to enjoy these great standup comedians who happen to only arrive on this planet Earth to make us laugh till we drop.
Top 5 Indian Standup Comedians Who Entertained the Audience on Big Screen
India is the country where you can find just everything from nature to culture to talent. People are born with extraordinary skills. Comedy is one such talent that resides in every Indian, but only a few prefer to make a career in this field and entertain others. Here are the top 5 Indian standup comedians on television who can even light up your gloomiest days.
One of the best Indian standup comedians happens to be Vir Das. Vir is a versatile actor, writer and producer who have been the face of many TV Shows across the channels. Having been graduated from Harvard, Vir already had his comedian talent back in his college days with successfully performing in over 100 comedy acts even before he came back to India. It was in 2003 when he returned to India after completion of his studies that people stood up to take notice of his amazing talents. The comedian has also touched upon the importance of many serious issues in his comedy to give them prominence and also has been a part of movies such as ‘Namastey London’ and ‘Delhi Belly’.
The nephew of the India’s most famous Bollywood actor Govinda, Krushna Abhishek has created his name as amongst the best Indian standup comedians with a plethora of comedy shows across various channels on the Indian Television. He has an uncanny knack of making people laugh with his comedy and sense of humour. He has also successfully hosted a number of TV Shows across channels and also tried his hands among a number of comedy-oriented Bollywood movies.
The bubbly girl hailing from Amritsar, Punjab is widely acknowledged as one of the best standup comedian in India. She rose to fame when she was declared as the second runner-up at ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge season 4’. That was only the start of a budding career and she went on to achieve much more fame with a number of comedy shows across the television. She has also successfully hosted a number of Reality TV shows including the ‘India’s Got Talent’ whilst also appearing as the star for many comedy shows.
Also regarded in the top 5 Indian standup comedians, Rohan Joshi became the darling of Comedy when he rose to fame as a member of a group named ‘AIB’. Although he and other members of the group were consistently embroiled in controversies for their comedy, there was no denying that this man has the talent to make anyone laugh with his witty one-liners and amazing sense of humour. A writer and a columnist, Rohan focuses his jokes on the actual issues which are surrounding the nation and trying to generate awareness about them through his comedy.
Undoubtedly the king of Comedy on Indian Television, Kapil Sharma is widely acknowledged as the best standup comedian on Indian television currently. Kapil is famous for his jokes not only in India but also across various other countries also. Kapil has the honour of winning as many as 9 different comedy oriented shows on the Television. People across various age groups could relate to his jokes and sense of humour as most of his jokes are based upon the common things people use to do every day. He hit a jackpot with his show “Comedy Nights with Kapil”. The show allowed him to interact with people on a regular basis making him a worldwide comedy sensation.
One of the toughest jobs is to make someone smile in the times of distress. These people have managed to put a smile on the millions of people across the globe with their comedy and will continue to do in the coming years as well.