A real good laugh is trending with these changing times as people go out of their way to watch and experience the stand-up comedy at live events and shows of their favourite comedians. After all, laughter is the best medicine, right? We're very much sure you've seen at least ONE or TWO 'Pretentious Movie Review' and if you have, Kanan Gill is definitely a familiar face. You can now Book Kanan Gill to watch him live as he does quite funny shows like 'Keep it Real', 'Comicstaan', or 'How Insensitive' and 'Son of Abish'.
Kanan Gill is an Indian stand-up comedian and a famous YouTuber who reached to get fame with his YouTube series, 'Pretentious Movie Reviews' where he reviews the past Bollywood films in such a hilarious manner. His fellow stand-up comedian Biswa Kalyan Rath is the partner in comedy reviewing. The duo has moved up a storm in the YouTube scenario in the Indian subcontinent with their over-the-top commentaries and super-funny personalities.
Kanan Gill was born on 24 December 1989 in Bangalore. He completed his schooling from the Ahlcon Public School (New Delhi) and Frank Anthony Public School (Bengaluru) and went to M. S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology (Bengaluru) for his B.E. in Computer Science. Upon graduating, he started working with the Exeter Group in 2011 as a software engineer. He is highly guarded about his personal life and not married as yet and has a huge female fan following.
Even while working as a techie, his passion for comedy continued and he participated in a number of comedy competitions and winning Punch line Bangalore competition, following which he won at the Comedy Store in Mumbai. Kanan continued juggling between his job and open mics in Bengaluru before he quit working after almost three years of being associated with Exter.
Since then, he has performed at various locations across the country and venues. Another victory at the Comedy Store in Mumbai followed, giving Gill the confidence to quit his engineering job and focus entirely on developing his career as a comedian. He posted his first YouTube video, "Kanan Gill Stand Up – Bflat Bar," in September of 2013.
After having performed at various stand-up live shows, Kanan made his acting debut in 2017 with the comedy drama Noor, is starring Sonakshi Sinha, Shibani Dandekar, and Purab Kohli in pivotal roles. This hugely popular comic star "Kanan Gill" had over 600k subscribers on his YouTube channel 'Ok! Gill, 400k followers on his Instagram account and 617k followers on Twitter. With his popularity increasing with each passing day, he is also exploring newer avenues to take his career further.
As part of Pretentious Movie Reviews, Kanan and Biswa reviewed many movies like Gunda, Main Prem Ki Deewani Hoon, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Kya Kehna, Jaani Dushman, Rudraksh, Prem Aggan, Hum Saath Saath Hain, Disco Dancer, Tum Mere Ho, and Aapka Suroor, pin - pointing out the most ridiculous flaws, unreliable scenes, dialogues, and plots of the movies.
Meanwhile, he also posted a mixture of videos on his YouTube channel and came up with series like Dudes, How Insensitive!, Feelings with Kanan, and Olds and News. Having achieved enough popularity and recognition, he appeared on Comedy Central's improve sketch show The Living Room, which featured Kenny Sebastian in the lead.
Kanan Gill is one of the first few comedians to achieve a star status as an English stand-up comedian. His new video "Yours Sincerely", as the name suggests is a sincere and genuinely funny attempt where Gill tries to be honest and real about important issues like depression, bullying, teenage insecurities, etc. Revisiting the old letter, he wrote as a teen to his future self; he delivers a funny take on how he's lived up to his expectations.
He has been performing all over India for about more than 1000 shows all sold out. Gill is really adept at sketch comedy, having acted in his own 'How Insensitive! And "the acclaimed mockumentary", 'Better Life Foundation'. From his "there is a cow" is a bit to talking about relationships and siblings; he has a great sense of humour to make any serious content sound funny in a polished manner. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider.
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