Is comedy even a real job? Of course, it’s 2022!
Comedy as a career has seen a massive rise in the past few years.
Platforms like YouTube and Instagram have given these comedy artists a platform to boost their skills and engage with their audience.
Here’s a list of Top 10 Comedy Influencers on Instagram that has taken the platform into a laughing-gas chamber.
- Abhishek Upmanyu (@aupmanyu)
Abhishek Upmanyu is an engineer who turned to comedy. He is among the most popular stand-up comedians in India. Upmanyu has over one million followers on Instagram.
- Zakir Khan (@zakirkhan_208)
Zakir Khan comes from a family of musicians. He became a professional comedian after winning Comedy Central’s India’s Best Stand Up Comedian Competition. Khan has more than four million followers on Instagram.
- Harsh Beniwal (@harshbeniwal)
Harsh Beniwal started uploading comedy videos on YouTube as his hobby. Soon, his videos became viral making him reach heights. Beniwal has over five million followers on Instagram.
- Bhuvan Bam (@bhuvan.bam22)
In the beginning, Bhuvan Bam made selfie videos out of passion. One of his videos went viral in Pakistan which influenced him to start his own comedy YouTube Channel. Bam has more than 14 million followers on Instagram.
- Ashish Chanchlani (@ashishchanchlani)
Ashish Chanchlani is also an engineer who switched paths to comedy. In a very less time, he gained popularity over his multiple characters and his videos went viral. Chanchlani has gained more than 14 million followers on Instagram.
- Nikunj Lotia (@beyounick)
Nikunj Lotia studied architecture and worked as a bartender before he became a Comedy Instagram Influencer. Lotia has gathered more than one million followers.
- Samay Raina (@maisamayhoon)
Samay Raina became a professional Stand-up comedian after winning a comedy competition called One Mic Stand on Amazon Prime Video. Raina has more than five lakh followers on Instagram.
- Aakash Gupta (@theskygupta)
Akash Gupta is a performer who did stage acting before he became a professional stand-up comedian. He became a popular Instagram user after he won Amazon Prime Video’s One Mic Stand. Gupta has more than Nine lakh followers on Instagram.
- Saurabh Ghadge (@saurabhghadge_vines)
Saurabh Ghadge is known to entertain his audience through his hilarious expressions. He became a popular Comedy Instagram Influencer after his videos went viral. Ghadge has more than eight lakh followers on Instagram.
- Neel (@just_neel_things)
Neel tickles his audience with his witty humor and hilarious expressions. Neel has gained more than nine lakh followers on Instagram.
Comedy is not just about cracking jokes and being funny. It’s about good writing, scripting and delivery. These artists have mastered these skills and gathered fans in millions on Instagram and YouTube. With Instagram, Instagram comedians have made a major influence on the youth.
Making it a real job, these comedy Instagram influencers are touring around the globe and making big money.