Through sketches, punchlines, and observational humor, these comedians have left us rolling on the floor countless times! From Youtube to social media, they’ve made their mark on all our tiny screens, and their talent has brought them to B-Town as well. Here are 5 comedians who nailed their bits in Bollywood!
Rohan Joshi in Baar Baar Dekho (2016):
In the science fiction film starring Sidharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif, the supporting cast of Sayani Gupta, Rajit Kapur, and none other than the famous comedian Rohan Joshi. The Youtuber and writer played Sidharth Malhotra’s best friend in this Karan Johar production as Raj. He also made a short cameo in the hit song Baar Baar Dekho!
Prajakta Koli in Mismatched (2020):
The Mostly Sane Youtuber has entered the show biz as Dimple in the romantic-comedy television series, Mismatched, now streaming on Netflix! The comedic creator who has almost 5.92 million subscribers on Youtube for her hilarious observational comedy sketches plays Dimple, a tech wizard alongside Rohit Saraf, her admirer. The series also features Rannvijay Singha and Vidya Malavade.
Kanan Gill in Noor (2017):
Playing a friend and something more to Sonakshi Sinha’s Noor in this dramedy was the host of Pretentious Movie Reviews, Kanan Gill. The stand-up comedian and writer played the part of Saad Sehgal in this Sunhil Sippy dramedy. Sonakshi Sinha and Kanan Gill’s chemistry in the friend to lovers storyline is a delight to watch.
Abish Mathew in Meri Pyaari Bindu (2017):
The stand-up comedian and host of Son of Abish played a short role as one of Ayushmann Khurana’s flatmates in Meri Pyaari Bindu. Abish Mathew is famous for his impeccable comedic timing and jokes.
Bhuvan Bam in Dhindora:
The singer and creator of BB KI Vines on Youtube first appeared on the big screen in a short film named Plus Minus with Divya Dutt, for which he even won a Filmfare Award! The comedian who has kept us entertained with his own cast of characters and punchlines is all set to release his own movie named Dhindora, with characters of his own creation. The creator posted on Instagram that he has wrapped up his shooting in Delhi and will soon be in Mumbai to complete his movie.
(Contributed by Sakshi Prabhu)