|Kumar Varun Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||November 19, 1985|
Kumar Varun is an Indian comedian, actor, and writer who is best known as the co-founder of the comedy collective Random Chikibum. He has also acted in numerous comedy skits/sketches and web series including Random Daftar (2016), AIB: Honest Engineering Campus Placements (2017), Laakhon Mein Ek: Season 1 (2017), Half Ticket 2 (2018), Chacha Vidhayak Hain Hamare (2018-2021), Mr. Das (2019), and PariWar (2020).
Arrah, Bhojpur, Bihar, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Kumar Varun attended the Sarla Chopra D.A.V. Public School in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. After his high school graduation, he joined SASTRA (Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy), a private and deemed university in the town of Thirumalaisamudram, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India.
He graduated from there with a B. Tech. (Bachelor of Technology) degree in biotechnology in 2008. In 2011, he joined the Faculty of Management Studies, a business school under the umbrella of the University of Delhi, a collegiate central university. He graduated from there with an MBA (Master of Business Administration) degree in marketing in 2013.
Comedian, Actor, Writer
- Siblings – Supriya Pandey (Younger Sister)
- Others – Surender Gagroo (Father-in-Law), Urmi Gagroo (Mother-in-Law)
He has been represented by Manu Vijayan, OML (Only Much Louder), Artist & Event Management Company, Pune, Maharashtra, India.
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
77 kg or 169.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Kumar Varun has dated –
- Deepti Asthana – Kumar Varun was previously married to a professional photographer named Deepti Asthana but their relationship timeline is unclear.
- Maanvi Gagroo – In January 2023, Indian actress Maanvi Gagroo publicly announced that she got engaged. However, she didn’t reveal the details of her fiancé at that time. Later, in February 2023, on Valentine’s Day, she revealed that the mystery man was Kumar Varun. It is unknown when they started dating but the couple got married on February 23, 2023.
Race / Ethnicity
- Mildly stocky frame
- Short-cropped, side-parted hair
- Affable smile
- Sports a rugged beard
Kumar Varun Facts
- Kumar Varun spent most of his childhood growing up in Arrah in the eastern Indian state of Bihar; and in the cities of Jamshedpur, Bokaro, and Deoghar in the neighboring state of Jharkhand. When he was about 12 years old, he moved to the national capital of Delhi.
- After graduating from SASTRA in 2008, he worked in Delhi with TCS (Tata Consultancy Services), an Indian multinational information technology services and consulting company, one of the most valuable IT service brands worldwide. He served there until 2011.
- After graduating from the Faculty of Management Studies in 2013, he worked as a brand manager with both the Mahindra Group (an Indian multinational conglomerate, headquartered in Mumbai) and DBS Bank (a Singaporean multinational banking and financial services corporation).
- It was around this time that he met Rahul Subramanian with whom he found the comedy collective Random Chikibum and win the OML Comedy Hunt event in 2016. He took to stand-up comedy full-time only in 2017.
- During the COVID-19 pandemic, he began hosting online quiz tournaments with fellow comedians and writers under the title of Kvizzing With The Comedians. More than 10 such tournaments have been hosted/conducted by him which have gained more than 100 million views combined on YouTube.
Featured Image by Kumar Varun / Instagram