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Apr 18, 2018
Rahul Subramanian on the Indian stand-up comedy scene: 'I want comics to be able to say anything'"I tell jokes about whatever I think is funny. For me, it's a natural process. Whatever makes me giggle becomes a joke. My humour is very random. I'm too lazy to create a process," says Rahul Subramanian in an interview to Firstpost.
Apr 13, 2018
Dilli Se Hoon B******d review: Nishant Tanwar's comedy special is an ode to Delhi's modern day pop culture stereotypesNishant Tanwar's Amazon Prime Video India stand-up special is an ode to everything that is inalienable from Delhi's modern day pop-cultural stereotypes.
Mar 20, 2018
Kal Main Udega review: Rahul Subramanian's Amazon special has some funny moments, but struggles to keep your attentionRahul Subramanian, in many of his YouTube skits, employs humour that borders on absurdist comedy, and, as a viewer, it's quite enjoyable. The same cannot be said about his stand-up special Kal Main Udega.
Feb 22, 2018
AIB addresses sexism in their sketches, says 'will work harder to create content that's inclusive'India's leading comedy group, All India Bakchod (AIB) was recently called out online for the sexism in their videos, which is often overlooked.
Jan 26, 2018
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee review: Jerry Seinfeld's show, now on Netflix, is a bittersweet offeringComedians in Cars Getting Coffee is a delicious little brew. If only it didn't leave such a bitter aftertaste.
Jan 23, 2018
Bill Cosby performs first stand-up show in three years after sexual assault charges surfacedBill Cosby spent around an hour performing at the LaRose Jazz Club in Philadelphia at an event honoring drummer and jazz great, Tony Williams
Jan 13, 2018
Varun Thakur discusses Shaitaan Haveli — his homage to B-grade horror movies of the '80sAfter finally realising his Shaitaan Haveli dream, which he has had since he was 15, Varun Thakur speaks to Firstpost about the Amazon Prime Video India show
Nov 23, 2017
Richa Chadda to take Bholi Punjaban on stand-up comedy tour to promote Fukrey ReturnsBanking on her comic skills and star power, Chadda will take her character to Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore.
Nov 11, 2017
Louis CK: The tale of the chronic masturbator or How to separate comedy from the comedianLouis CK joins Weinstein and Co as Hollywood plunges deep into a vortex of shame, disgust and gross misogyny. But can we separate the comedy from the comedian?
Oct 14, 2017
Laakhon Mein Ek: Biswa Kalyan Rath's web series has promising premise, faltering plotBiswa Kalyan Rath has come up with a dark story of a kid sent away by his parents to prepare for IIT entrance exams for his new web series, Laakhon Mein Ek