Top 10 Famous Stand Up Comedians of India

The best medicine prescribed by any doctor in the world is “Laughter”. Laughter is the best therapy to feel your mind relax and body easy. The day to day hectic life and work load give us no time to laugh, but one thing which is always with us who make us laugh, cry, giggling, angry; I think you guess it correctly, it is “Buddhu Box (Television)”. And in this chain of emotion to give us a dose of laughter this “Buddhu Box” comes with many creative ideas and bring in front of us some top notch stand-up comedians, who make us laugh from our stomach. So in this series we comes with Top 10 Famous Stand Up Comedians of India who brings joy in our day to day life.

10 VIP (Vijay Ishwarlal Pawar)

Comedian VIP

Image Courtesy: elixiraimf

Vijay Ishwarlal Pawar (VIP) is an Indian Comedian. He is an stand-up comedian doing comedy from last 15 years. His strength in comedy is mimic verious actors, politician and best known for his voice modulation. He can mimic more then one hundred characters.In 2008, VIP won second season of reality show “Comedy Circus”, a show which regularly broadcast on SONY Entertainment Channel on weekly basis. His debut film is Bol Bachchan released in 2012.

9Johnny Lever

Johny Lever

Image Courtesy: timescitycontent

Johnny Lever aka John Prakasa Rao Janumala who born on 14 August 1957 in Prakasham district located in Andhra Pradesh. He is a best known comedian actor in the indian film industry. Johnny nominated 13 times in Filmfare Awards in the Best Comedian Category. He has acted in more then 300 movies.

8 Sunil Pal

sunil-_pal

Image Courtesy: tellychakkar

Sunil Pal is a well known standup comedian, actor, voice actor born in Chandrapur (Maharashtra, India). Sunil won The Great Indian Laughter Challenge on STAR One in 2005. After that he has been appeared in some movies with minor comic role.In 2010, he directed In 2010, he wrote and directed a comedy film, Bhavnao Ko Samjho, which featured a record 51 stand-up comedians.

7 Ali Asgar

Ali_Asgar

Image Courtesy: indianexpress

Ali Asgar aka Ali Azgar born on July 25, 1966 is an actor cum comedian worked in Indian Television industry as well as Film industry. Ali won the Comedy Circus first season with his co-partner Kashif Khan. He is known for his role of Kamal Agrawal played in one of the most popular TV serial “Khaani Ghar Ghar Ki”.Currently he is playing the famous “Dadi Maa” role in superhit reality show “Comedy Nights With Kapil”.

6 Sunil Grover

comedian-sunil-grover

Image Courtesy: filmibeat

Sunil aka Gutthi is a popular stand up comedian, actor and voice actor born in Dabwali, Sirsa, Haryana in a Punjabi Hindu family. He is also done radio in past. Currently he has been highly appreciated for playing the role of Fakira in movie “Zila Ghaziabad” and Gutthi in TV Reality show “Comedy Nights With Kapil”. Sunil also done some popular TV Serial like Hans Balliye, Dekh Video Dekh.

5 Raju Srivastava

Raju shvastavri

Image Courtesy: tellychakkar

Raju Srivastava formerly known as Satya Prakash Srivastava born on Decmeber 25, 1963 in Kanpur, India is an indian stand-up comedian. He is fully inspired by the legend Amitabh Bachchan. Currently he has been also active in politics and doing fielding from Samajwadi Partyin current parliament election from Kanpur.He has done more then 3500 stage shows and did small roles in many movies. He has done many reality shows specially Great Indian Laughter Challange, Bigg Boss (Season 3), Comedy Ka Maha Muqabla and Comedy Nights With Kapil.

4 Sudesh Lehri

Sudesh Lehri

Image Courtesy: images99

Sudesh Lehri is an Indian stand-up comedian cum actor. He is also known as “Sudiya”, “Lehri”. He became one of the top three finalist at the “Great Indian Laughter Challenge III” and after that he appeared in Comedy Circus series. His most famous punch line is Main Thappar Marna Tere, “Billo” & “Teri Maa Kaa Sakinaka”. His pair with Krushna Abhishek become most successful national comedian pair.Lehri also done some punjabi and hindi movies. His performance in Ready (2011) movie is applauded by audience.

3 Krushna Abhishek

krushna abhishek

Image Courtesy: tellychakkar

Krushna Abhishek is a multi-talented character. He do comedy, acting and dancing. Krushna not only win the comdey shows but also win dance reality shows and currently performing in many indian movies. As a dancer he participated in Nach Baliye (Season 3) (2007) and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (Season 4) (2010). In the comic performance he gave his best in Comedy Circus series.Govinda a well known indian actor is maternal uncle of Krushna Abhishek. He is also done numerous hindi movies but he got highly appreciation for his act in movie Bol Bachchan.

2 Bharti Singh

Comedian Bharti

Image Courtesy: ytimg

Bharti Singh was born on 3 July 1986. Bharati is a well known female stand up comedian, actress, anchor, dancer and sports person. Bharati was second runner-up in the comedy reality show The Great Indian Laughter Challenge (Season 4). She is best known for his child character “Lalli”. She also appeared in the Comedy Circus series on Sony Entertainment Television. His debut movie in bollywood is “Khiladi 786”.Bharati has also participated in some dance reality shows like Jhalak Dikhla Jaa (Season 5)

1 Kapil Sharma

Kapil Sharma

Image Courtesy: wallpaperseries

Kapil Sharma is a very popular stand up comedian born on 2 April, 1981 in Amritsar, Punjab, India living in Andheri, Mumbai, India. He was the winner of The Great Indian Laughter Challenge (Season 3) on STAR One where he got huge appreciation from audience for his character Lala Roshan Lal and Shamsher Singh (Punjab Police Cop). He continuously won six season of comedy circus.The year 2013 comes with great success for him, firstly he started hosting of his own comedy reality show “Comedy Nights With Kapil” where he chated with many well known celebrities from verious field. The show breaks all the records and still doing top in the television rank chart. The second thing which he got in 2013 is CNN-IBN Indian of the Year award in the entertainment category.He also hosted many awards show and also well known for his singing talent.

About the author

Vinay Gupta

Vinay Gupta is the founder of Listotop. By profession he is a Web Developer cum SEO Expert. He is passionate about his work. He likes to meet with new people and yes he is a food choosy person. Google Him.

  • Murthy

    Good article..!