|Aakash Gupta Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||January 5, 1993|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Aakash Gupta is an Indian comedian, actor, television personality, YouTuber, writer, theatre artist, and director who emerged as the co-winner (along with Samay Raina) of the 2nd season of the stand-up comedy competition television series Comicstaan in 2019. He has also been a part of other shows like Comedy Premium League, Couple Goals Season 3, and LOL: Hasse Toh Phasse.
New Delhi, India
Aakash Gupta studied at Sumermal Jain Public School and then attended Shaheed Bhagat Singh College (a constituent college of the University of Delhi). He eventually graduated with a Bachelor in Commerce with Honours. He also served as the president of Natuve (the theatre society of Shaheed Bhagat Singh College) in his final year.
He has also taken professional training in Red Nose Clowning & Commedia dell’arte from Indian and German acting teachers.
Comedian, Actor, Television Personality, YouTuber, Writer, Theatre Artist, Director
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
66 kg or 145.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Aakash Gupta has dated –
- Nitika Seth (2021-Present) – He got married to Nitika Seth in October 2021. The wedding was attended by a number of comedians including Gaurav Kapoor, Kenny Sebastian, Anubhav Singh Bassi, Kaneez Surka, Mallika Dua, Nishant Suri, Kusha Kapila, Rahul Dua, and Gaurav Gupta.
Race / Ethnicity
- Unique sketch comedic style
Aakash Gupta has done endorsement work for brands such as Xiaomi India.
Aakash Gupta Facts
- He started participating in theatre and stage projects when he was in college. He went on to perform in several street and stage plays in his college as well as in various other college fests including Mood Indigo (IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi).
- After graduating, Aakash Gupta was employed as an audit associate with KPMG International Limited for one year. He then decided to quit his job and pursue his passion for theatre.
- He joined YouTube with his self-titled channel on September 13, 2016, and the channel has amassed a fan base of more than 4 million subscribers.
- In 2017, he released his first stand-up video on YouTube.
- Some of the popular videos on Aakash Gupta’s YouTube channel are “Relationships, Clubbing & Cocktails | Stand-Up Comedy by Aakash Gupta”, “Train Journey & Honeymoon Trips | Stand-Up Comedy by Aakash Gupta”, “Sarojini Nagar | Excuse Me Brother | Stand-Up Comedy by Aakash Gupta”, “Dogs | Stand-Up Comedy by Aakash Gupta”, “Delhi Metro | Stand-Up Comedy by Aakash Gupta”, “I am back – Stand Up Comedy by Aakash Gupta”, “Man vs Wild ft. BEAR GUPTA | Sketch Comedy by Aakash Gupta”, and “Galti Karli Inse Baat Karke | Aakash Gupta | Stand-up Comedy | Crowd Work”.
- Alongside the likes of Sunil Grover, Gaurav Gera, Kusha Kapila, Mallika Dua, Cyrus Broacha, and others, Aakash Gupta started appearing on the Amazon Prime Video comedy reality show LOL: Hasse Toh Phasse in 2021.
- He started appearing in the debut season of the Netflix show Comedy Premium League (CPL) in 2021.
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