"The Indian stand-up scene is maturing a lot, both in terms of audience and content creators. Earlier if someone cracked a joke on dowry, people wouldn't understand or get offended. But now people would appreciate the subtle humour. So even I have started to dab in it a bit. I think while we are a long way off from the international scene, here in India, we are catching up fast,"Gaurav Kapoor says.
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Gaurav Kapoor is a sweet funny Delhi boy who does what he is expected to – hold a respectable job (he has one in retail) and make people laugh when needed (his secret profession). He was born on 30th November, and hails from Varanasi, UP. He completed his schooling from Sumermal Jain Public School, Janakpuri New Delhi. Later, he did his masters in Fashion management from the NIIFT (2011-2013). He got married to Shreya Sharma on 28th February 2017.
Gaurav is a normal actor who acts at comedy clubs across the country and has performed on the biggest of stages including opening for Vir Das and Russell Brand on his India tour. Since then, he has done various TV shows, released videos on YouTube and has also released a stand-up special, HahaKaar (IMDB Rating – 8.2), on Amazon Prime. He has almost more than 2 Million views on each of his YouTube videos and has a loyal fan base. His live shows are a mix of selective observational humour and anecdotes where he narrates stories from corporate offices, festivals, 90's era, food, travel and his marriage. The Stand-up comedian Gaurav Kapoor even talked about how the Indian comedy scene is finally getting more mature.
His main channel 'Gaurav Kapoor' has more than 7.5 Lakh subscribers and over 75 Million views (as of September 2021). His second YouTube channel 'Gaurav Kapoor Vlogs' has more than 2 Lakh subscribers and over 40 Million views (as of September 2021). His all-time loved topics to talk about on live show's stage are Jaat culture, people who buy Royal Enfield's and poverty (mostly his own), a variety that makes the Indian audiences fall in love with him. And with his recent spelling change (Kapur to Kapoor), he has got all the validation he needs, and is ready to take over the world.
Recently covered by NDTV's Rising Stars of Comedy, his observational Hinglish comedy covers Bollywood, ethnicity, corporate culture, weddings, childhood and specifically Royal Enfield owners. He has also won the Comedy Central Chuckle Festival in 2015. A regular at comedy venues in Mumbai, Pune and Delhi, his corporate performances include names like Pantaloons, Aditya Birla Retail Ltd, RBL Bank, etc. He has performed at many Corporate Parties, AGM Dinner, Annual Day, Anniversaries & Jubilee celebrations, Award Ceremonies, Pubs, Bars & Restaurants, Night Clubs & Lounge, MNC Programs, Wedding Receptions, college events, bachelor parties, sports event, social gigs and other entertainment events.
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