|Biswa Kalyan Rath Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||December 27, 1989|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Biswa Kalyan Rath is an Indian stand-up comedian, writer, YouTuber, actor, and social media personality who rose to acclaim in 2014 with the YouTube comedy series called Pretentious Movie Reviews, along with fellow comedian Kanan Gill. Over the years, Biswa has worked on multiple projects like Biswa Mast Aadmi, Comicstaan, Son of Abish, Laakhon Mein Ek, Improv All Stars: Game Night, Alma Matters: Inside the IIT Dream, and Afsos.
Biswa Kalyan Rath
Rourkela, Odisha, India
Biswa Kalyan Rath attended the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) and graduated in 2012 with a degree in Biotechnology.
Stand-up Comedian, Writer, YouTuber, Actor, Social Media Personality
- Father – Jagan Mohan Rath (Has been employed at the State Bank of India)
- Others – Rashmiranjan Panigrahi (Father-In-Law) (Retired Indian Army Officer), Maitrayee Panigrahi (Mother-In-Law), Smrutika Panigrahi (Sister-In-Law) (Assistant Director in Films)
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
67 kg or 147.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Biswa Kalyan Rath has dated –
- Sulagna Panigrahi (2020-Present) – He got married to film and television actor Sulagna Panigrahi on December 9, 2020.
Race / Ethnicity
He has done endorsement work for brands such as Xiaomi India.
Biswa Kalyan Rath Facts
- It was in 2013 when he met Kanan Gill at an open mic event in Bangalore, Karnataka.
- Biswa Kalyan Rath performed his first live show in 2014 in Gurugram, Haryana alongside Kanan Gill.
- Biswa has previously worked in graphic design, advertising, and software and he quit his job at Oracle in 2014 in order to become a full-time comedian.
- In 2016, he made his first film appearance by playing the role of Illash in the English-language Indian erotic comedy film Brahman Naman. The film stars Shashank Arora.
- Biswa Kalyan Rath launched an exclusive masterclass Learn Comedy with Biswa Kalyan Rath on FrontRow in 2020 with an aim to teach comedy to aspiring comedians.
- He played a fictionalized version of himself as he made a guest appearance in the black comedy web series Afsos in 2020. The show’s lead cast consists of Gulshan Devaiah, Sulagna Panigrahi, Anjali Patil, Heeba Shah, Aakash Dahiya, and Ratnabali Bhattacharjee.
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