Danish Z Sait is an Indian stand-up comedian, television host, radio jockey, and actor. He mainly works in the Kannada films. He is the brother of the Indian actress, Kubbra Sait.
Danish Sait was born on Wednesday, 1 July 1987 (age 33 years; as in 2020) in Bangalore. His zodiac sign is Cancer.
He did his primary schooling from Bangalore’s Frank Anthony Public School and later went to a boarding school in Karnataka to pursue his high school education. While in boarding school, Danish started impersonating his teachers as a form of entertainment. Gradually, he developed an interest in imitating and it became one of his hobbies. Danish graduated from Coimbatore’s Bharathiar University with a Bachelor of Science in Visual Communication.
Height (approx.): 5′ 9″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Brown
Family & Caste
Danish Sait belongs to a Muslim Family.
Parents & Siblings
Danish is the son of Zakria Sait and Yasmin Sait. His elder sister, Kubbra Sait is an actress and model.
Danish’s uncle, Tanveer Sait is a politician. Sait is the grandson of Azeez Sait, former minister in Karnataka.
Danish Sait started his career as a radio jockey in 2009 in Bahrain for 104.2 FM Radio. He, then, switched to 105.4 Radio spice in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. In 2013, Sait became popular for his show, “Supari” on Fever 104 FM. On the show, Sait made several prank calls and also enacted many fictional roles including Asgar, Chacko, Nagesh and Nograj.
Danish, then, became a part of the Bengaluru-based comedy group, The Improv and started doing stand-up comedy. In 2014, Danish made his television debut by hosting the Wow Awards on Zoom TV. Subsequently, he hosted many sports events, including “Pro Kabaddi League,” “Cricket World Cup,” and “The RCB Insider Series.”
Danish made his acting debut in 2018 with the Kannada film, “Humble Politician Nograj” in which he played the role of ‘Nograj.’
He made his digital media debut in 2020 with the web series, “Afsos.” In the same year, Danish bagged the role of ‘Asgar’ in the Kannada comedy-drama, “French Biriyani.”
- Outlook Social Media Award for ‘Breakout Star of the Year’ (2018)
- Wow Awards Asia for ‘Best Master of Ceremonies for Corporate & Lifestyle Events – Male’ (2018)
- 8th South Indian International Movie Award for ‘Best Debutant Actor’ for the film, “Humble Politician Nograj” (2019)
- Food: Prawns
- Travel Destination: London
- His hobbies include travelling and doing adventure sports.
- Danish is an avid cat lover and has a pet cat, Shifu. He keeps sharing his pictures with cats on his Instagram account.
- Danish follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- Danish owns and operates one of India’s biggest SoundCloud accounts with around 32 million plays on his prank calls.
- Amid the corona virus lockdown in India, Sait released a 25-episode series, “Conversations.” The videos consist of his conversations with friends, conversations while ordering groceries at the supermarkets, and wedding films during lockdown.
- As in 2020, Danish has over 2,86,000 followers on his Instagram account.
- After the alleged suicide of the Bollywood actor, Sushant Singh Rajput in June 2020, Danish shared his experience of suffering from depression and how therapy and medications helped him overcome it.
- Danish Has featured on the cover of the Filmfare magazine.