Abhishek Upmanyu is a popular Indian stand-up comedian. He is a well-known Indian YouTuber with more than 2 million subscribers on his YouTube channel.
Abhishek was born on Saturday, 19 May 1990 (age 29 years; as in 2019), in New Delhi. His zodiac sign is Taurus. He completed his schooling from St. Xavier’s High School, Chandigarh and A.K.S.I.P.S. Chandigarh. Later, he attended Panjab University, Chandigarh to complete B.E. in Chemical Engineering.
He was born into a North-Indian family. His parents live in New Delhi with his sister Vishakha Upmanyu. There is no much information available about his family.
Abhishek Upmanyu’s Sister
After completing his graduation, he worked in a few private companies. In 2009 and 2010, he worked as an intern with ‘Ranbaxy,’ Gurgaon and ‘Engineers India Limited,’ New Delhi respectively. He joined ‘HPCL-Mittal Energy Ltd,’ Bhatinda in 2011 and ‘Grail Research’ as a research analyst. In 2013, he joined ‘Bain & Company,’ but later, left this job to pursue his career in stand-up comedy. In 2015, he joined ‘On Air with AIB;’ as a writer. He manages a Twitter handle called GareebGuy. In 2016, he uploaded his first video on his YouTube Channel with the title ‘Indian Insults & Comebacks.’ His two comedy shows- ‘Thoda Saaf Bol’ and ‘Jealous of Sabjiwala’ gained immense popularity. He has also performed his comedy acts at various national and international platforms.
- His hobbies include playing the guitar and travelling.
- He is a cat lover and owns a cat, Mitch Hedberg.
- His favourite comedians are Vinay Sharma, Aditi Mittal, Zakir Khan, and Bridget Christie.
- He got a tattoo inked of his favourite Indian dish- Daal Makhani, in his own handwriting.