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Comicstaan Trailer: Say Hello To The Future Of Comedy With This New Web Series

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| June 26 , 2018 , 14:37 IST

The new web series of 'Comicstaan' is a hunt for India's best stand up comedian. Seven of India's most talented comedians come together to mentor upcoming comics until one of them is crowned as their future competition and therefore ready to find India's next big comic sensation.

Check out the list of mentors below:

Tanmay Bhat who is the co-founder of popular comedy sketch group AIB along with Gursimran Khamba was one of the first four comedians to be featured at the Comedy Store Mumbai's first all comedian line up, titled Local Heroes.

Kanan Gill who is a popular sketch and stand up comedian, is most recognized from his web series ' Pretentious Movie Reviews' with Biswa Kalyan Rath. In 2016, he performed sketch comedy 'How Insensitive!', the mockumentary 'Better Life Foundation' by Them Boxer Shorts and stand-up shows: 'Feeling with Kanan' and 'All Correct Opinions'. He made his Bollywood debut with the 2017 release, 'Noor'.

Biswa too is an actor, a popular sketch writer, Known for Laakhon Mein Ek and has recently done his sketch Biswa Mast Aadmi.

Kenneth Sebastian is an actor and writer, known for This Side UP (2011), Journey to The Center Of My Brain (2014) and Don't Make That Face By Naveen Richard, who is a writer and is best known for Pushpavalli  (2017), Star Boyz ( 2016) and Die Trying (2018).

Sumukhi Suresh is an actress and has done many sketches with AIB she is known for Better Life Foundation which came in 2016 and Going Viral Pvt. Ltd in 2017.

Kaneez Surka is an improviser, comedy actor, sketch artist and stand-up comedian. She is India's first female improviser and has been associated with The Improvisers collective since 2009. She has been part of four international Improv Festivals, in Amsterdam, Berlin, Seattle and Toronto. She hosts a game-show called The General Fun Game Show, which has featured popular comics from the country. In 2014, Kaneez began conducting improv workshops all around the country, expanding the improv scene in India.

Sapan Verma is a writer and actor known for EIC Outrage standup Special 2017, Obsessive Comedic Disorder by Sapan Verma 2016.

Abish Mathew is an Indian stand up comedian and a youtube performer best known as the host of Son Of Abish and his work with AIB.