List of Best Stand Up Comedians in India

Hello People, get ready to meet with India’s Best Stand Up Comedians who are most popular in not only India but also in many other countries. Here we have created a list of some famous comedians from India who gained popularity due to their comedy talent. A list has given below about such persons who are also listed in the list of famous Comedians from India.

Best Stand Up Comedians in India List

1. Zakir Khan

Zakir Khan

Zakir Khan is a best Stand-up Comedian who is popular as Sakht Launda. He is also an Indian Actor, Writer and Presenter. Recently he was appeared in “Great Indian Laughter Challenge 2018” comedy show as a Mentor. Zakir gained popularity when he won “Comedy Central’s India’s Best Stand Up Comedian Competition”. He was born on 20 August 1987 in Indore, studied in St. Paul Higher Secondary School, Indore.

Zakir Khan: Indian Stand-up Comedian

2. Johnny Lever

Johnny Lever

John Rao Prakash Rao Janumala better known as Johnny Lever in Indian cinema who is an Indian Film Actor, Noted comedian and one of the First Stand-Up comedian in India. He also acted in a number of Bollywood films such as “Deewana Mastana (1997)”, “Dulhe Raja (1998)” and many more. Johnny Lever best known for 13 times nominate for Filmfare awards.

Johnny Lever: Indian Film Actor

3. Biswa Kalyan Rath

Biswa Kalyan Rath

Biswa Kalyan Rath also listed in the list of India’s best Stand-up comedians who is also a writer, and YouTuber. He was born in 1990 in Odisha and studied at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. He started to entertain people in 2015 through his stand-up comedy. Moreover, he also acted in “Brahman Naman” film which was released on 2016.

Biswa Kalyan Rath: Indian Stand-up Comedian

4. Kanan Gill

Kanan Gill

Kanan Gill is an Indian Stand Up comedian who also known as Winner of the “Punch Line Bangalore Competition”. He was born on 24 December 1989 in Bengaluru, studied at Ramaiah Institute of Technology, The Frank Anthony Public School, Bangalore and also acted in Comedy romance movie “Noor” which was released in 2017. He has also a Yooutube channel as “Kanan Gill”.

Kanan Gill: Indian Stand-up Comedian

5. Aditi Mittal

Aditi Mittal

Aditi Mittal is one of the successful female stand-up comedian in India who is also an Indian Actress and Writer. The Times of India rated her India’s top 10 stand-up comedians. She was born on 12 November 1987. She completed her studies from Fairleigh Dickinson University. She has also a YouTube Channel with more than 208K subscriber. Aditi joined YouTube on 5 July 2006 and ranked in India’s top 10 stand-up comedians.

Aditi Mittal: Indian Stand-up Comedian

6. Sudesh Lehri

Sudesh Lehri

Sudesh Lehri is an Indian Actor, Stand Up Comedian and television presenter who best known as a 2nd runner up comedian after Kapil Sharma and Chandan Prabhakar. He was also a part of “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge III in 2007”. He also acted in a number Bollywood films such as Jai Ho, Kick, Ready and many more.

Sudesh Lehri: Indian Stand-up Comedian

7. Sunil Pal

Sunil Pal

Sunil Pal is an Indian Stand-up comedian, Actor and Voice actor who best known as “Winner of The Great Indian Laughter Challenge 2005”. Apart from this, Sunil Pal also acted in a number of Indian films such as “Bhavnao Ko Samjho-2010”, “Bombay to Goa” and many more. Sunil was born in Maharashtra, known for his stage comedy.

Sunil Pal: Indian Comedian

8. Ahsaan Qureshi

Ahsaan Qureshi

Ahsaan Qureshi is a popular Stand-Up comedian from India who was born in Seoni Madhya Pradesh. He best known as runner-up comedian in “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge Competition 2005”. Qureshi has been a stage performer since 1995, acted in many Bollywood films such as Bombay to Goa, Ek Paheli Leela and many more.

Ahsaan Qureshi: Indian Stand-up Comedian

9. Navin Prabhakar

Navin Prabhakar

Navin Prabhakar is also listed in the list of India’s Best Stand-up comedians who is also a singer, actor and a mimicry artist. Navin noted for his Pehchan Kaun act in The Great Indian Laughter Challenge. Navin began his carrier as a singer and then he started stand-up comedy in 2005. He completed his graduation from Mumbai University.

Navin Prabhakar: Indian Comedian

10. Chandan Prabhakar

Chandan Prabhakar

Chandan Prabhakar also a Stand Up Comedian who gained popularity through “The Kapil Sharma Show” and first time appeared in The Great Indian Laughter Challenge-3″. Chandan also acted in a number of Bollywood movies such as “Bhavnao Ko Samjho-2010”, “Power Cut-2011”, “Disco Singh-2014” and “Judge Singh LLB”. He well played various roles in Comedy Night with Kapil on Colors.

Chandan Prabhakar: Indian Stand-up Comedian

11. Anuvab Pal

Anuvab Pal

Anuvab Pal is an experienced Stand-Up Comedian, Playwright, Novelist and screenwriter. He best known to Co-wrote 2007 Hit coomedy movie “Lions of Punjab Presents” with Manish Acharya which also called as “A witty musical comedy” by the New York Times. He was born on 22 March 1975 and completed his education from Ohio Wesleyan University. He also wrote many books like Chaos Theory, 1888 Dial India, Disco Dancer: A Comedy in Five Acts.

Anuvab Pal: Indian Stand-up Comedian

12. Tanmay Bhat

Tanmay Bhat

Tanmay Bhat is a famous Stand Up comedian, Script writer, producer and best known as Co-founder of All India Bakchod which is a popular sketch group. Tanmay Bhat was born on 23 June 1987 in Mumbai and studied at Sheth Chunilal Damodardas Barfivala High School in Andherei West. Tanmay Bhat started his carrier from 2009.

Tanmay Bhat: Indian Comedian

13. Daniel Fernandes

Daniel Fernandes

Daniel Fernandes is a Mumbai based Indian Stand Up comedian who was born on 2 August 1984 in Maharashtra and begun his comdey carrier from 2011. Daniel is well known for his surreal and dark style of Comedy. He got his MBA degree from Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune. Daniel Fernandes performs at many comedy clubs such as “Canvas Laugh Club”, “The Comedy Store” and High Spirits.

Daniel Fernandes: Indian Stand-up Comedian

14. Vipul Goyal

Vipul Goyal

Vipul Goyal is an Indian Actor who is also known as an Indian Stand Up Comedian, listed in the list of India’s top comedy performers. Moreover, she also played a role as main protagonist in successful web-series Humorously Yours. Vipul also nominated for ITA Award for Best Actor – Male. Vipul was born in Falna, Rajasthan and completed his engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.

Vipul Goyal: Indian Comedian

15. Abish Mathew

Abish Mathew

Abish Mathew is an Indian Stand_Up comedian, Motivational Speaker, Improviser, Actor and Host. He also worked in Web-Series All India Backchod. Abish Mathew was born on 28 February 1987 in Kerala while his currently residence in Mumbai. Abish completed his graduation from Delhi University. He plays a main role as host in Comedy Talk Show “Son of Abish”.

Abish Mathew: Indian Comedian

16. Aadar Malik

Aadar Malik

Aadar Malik is a famous Indian Stand-Up comedian, Musician and a part of the popular comic group, Schitzengiggles Comedy which is als known as SNG Comedy. Aadar Malik also debuted in movie “Under the Same Sun”. Aadar malik is younger brother of popular playback singer Anu Malik. He started his carrier from 2011 when he performed at his first open mic at The Store.

Aadar Malik: Indian Actor

17. Sumukhi Suresh

Sumukhi Suresh

Sumukhi Suresh is a female actress from India who is also an actor, writer and director. She best known for writing and acting in Comedy Sketches. As well as, she also popular on Youtube, creates viral videos. She also creating a web series for Amazon Prime India and also acted in a Humble Politician Nograj movie.

Sumukhi Suresh: Indian Actress

18. Ali Asgar

Ali Asgar

Ali Asgar also listed in the list of Best Stand-up Comedian from India who appeared in various TV serial such as “Ek Do Teen Char”, “Chunauti”, “The Real McCoy”, “Dil Vil Pyar Vyar” and many more. He gained popularity through Kapil Sharma’s show Comedy Night with Kapil as “Dadi”. He also won Indian Television Academy Awards for Best Actor/Supporting Role.

Ali Asgar: Indian Actor

19. Atul Khatri

Atul Khatri

Atul Khatri is an Indian Stand Up comedian who is also popular n Youtube. He has a Channel on Youtube as “East India Comedy” which has subscribed by more than 1,111,607 peoples. Khatri rated one of the best stand-up comedian by CNN-IBN. He is only first Indian who performed in the Hong Kong in International Comedy Festival.

Atul Khatri: Indian Comedian

20. Raju Srivastav

Raju Srivastav

Raju Srivastavs ‘s real name is  Satya Prakash Srivastava, was born on 25 December 1963, in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. He is famous as stand up comedian in India. Raju Srivastav also acted in many bollywod films like “Maine Pyar Kiya”, “Bhavnaon ko Samjh”,  “Bombay to Goa-2007”, “Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon-2003”, “Tezaab-1998”  etc. Gajodhar is a famous imaginary character of Raju Srivastavs. He participated in number of Television shows like “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge”, “Gangs of Haseepur” , “Comedy Circus” and many more.

Raju Srivastav: Indian Comedian



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