Tanmay is a stand-up script writer, comedian, All India Bakchod's co-founder, and producer . All India Bakchod is a comedy sketch group. He featured at a comedy club located in Soho, London, which was opened by Peter Rosengard and Don Ward in the year 1979. Tanmay was one of the Local Heroes of the line of all-Indian comedians of Mumbai. He gave his performances from the United Kingdom alongside comics in an event named Best In Stand Up event. He went to the school named Sheth Chunnilal Damodardas Barfiwala High School. He was given the name Top 10 Comic, by the newspaper company named The Times of India. He also co-founded the All India Bakchod, which is the initial comedy podcast in India. The other co-founder is
, an Indian stand-up comedian, and writer.
He completed his education from high school and since 2009; he started to play the circuit. He then performed a mic circuit, after which, he became professional. He went to Weirdass Comedy to join it. He became the opening act of
. It was on very huge sellout. He started performing for about five times a week. He then became the extraordinary Weirdass Comedy member, which is the first comedy, which not only writes but also directs and performs all the contents of comedy on different formats. He also became the part of the comedy troupe named Cardinal Bengans. He continued working with the television content and script films of Weirdass Comedy. He got a chance to be seen alongside
, Vir Das and other people on the Ripping the Decade, which is a special show on the occasion of New Year in India, known to be the first ever show on Star World. In the previous year, he became a part of the performance of the famous Weirdass Comedy in Scotland at a festival named Fringe Festival. He also appeared in Mr. X and Ragini MMS2, which were recent Bollywood movies. Though his participation was as a cameo appearance or minor role, he was glad about being casted in films. Mr. X film is an Indian 3D science fiction vigilante thriller film under the direction of
. The film was written by
produced the film. Ragini MMS 2 is an erotic-horror film of India in the year 2014 under the direction and co-production of
along with Shobha Kapoor.
Tanmay was a part of the roast show of comedy, which got diverse critical acclaim when his group hosted it. It was a controversy in his life. The Brahman Ekta Sanstha's president named Akhilesh Tiwari filed FIR on Tanmay,
and some other member of the panel on February 2, 2015, for the usage of profanity and vulgarity excessively.
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Tanmay Bhat is a renowned stand-up comedian and is also a script writer. He is a versatile comic actor and has appeared on many shows and in online comic series. He is also the producer of India’s first comedy podcast, All India Bakchod (AIB). AIB took over the internet with a storm recently with its fun filled videos and high humor. Tanmay Bhat has made his name even though the career as a stand-up comedian is still less accepted by today’s Indian society. Going through the hard times with few resources to work upon,
Tanmay was determined and continued to work on his career. He is also a scriptwriter for various comic troops and is famous all over the internet for his work. Tanmay Bhat, born in 1987, belongs to Mumbai, Maharashtra. Born in Mumbai, Tanmay did his schooling from S.C.D.B ( Sheth Chunilal Damodardas Barfiwala) High School, Mumbai. After his schooling, Tanmay joined Delhi University for his graduation. After his graduation, Tanmay started his career as a stand-up comedian. In the year 2008, Tanmay started as a stand-up comedian professionally. Though the future as a stand-up comedian didn’t look that bright earlier in 2008, Tanmay’s determination made him start up with this career field. His first appearance was in Mumbai’s Comedy store (a comedian line-up) in ‘Local Heroes’.
Though there were international comedians scripted in English, Tanmay started with his script in Hinglish (Hindi plus English) and achieved the fame. Later he did other comic shows and also performed at ‘Best in Stand Up’, UK’s stand-up comic show in which he was one of the ten comic actors. After gaining much experience and recognition, Tanmay along with Gursimran Khamba co-founded AIB to entertain people through YouTube. Within a short span of time, AIB took the internet by storm and it was famous all over the world.
Though it was a hit, Tanmay was soon caught in a controversy when AIB aired the show named ‘AIB Knockout’ in which the guests were roasted. Due to abusive language and content in the show, it gained public and media’s attention. AIB is still active and releasing videos on YouTube in which some of them features Tanmay Bhat, it has become a part of his success. He was also seen in few films like Mr. X and Ragini MMS 2 in a supporting role. Apart from the AIB’s Knockout controversy, Tanmay Bhat was recently caught in a controversy again as he targeted
in a video for making fun of the legends. The complaint was registered by the MNS party against him. Even though Tanmay was caught in controversies because of his humor and joke, Tanmay has made his name in the comic industry and is now recognized as one of the best Indian stand-up comic actors.