MASALA SANDWICH Sunday, March 5, 2023 at 6:30 PM PSTBell Performing Arts Centre
Amit’s brand of observational humor is refreshing and contemporary and has hit a chord with audiences across India. Amit had made his mark with a super relatable style of narrative that makes him connect instantaneously with the audiences. His viral videos have crossed the sacred mark of a whopping 100 million views across the social media platforms. One of the first three Indian comedians on Netflix, Amit took the stage by storm in the mega-hit comedy events series “Comedians of the World” on Netflix in January 2019. This international platform had a select set of 47 comics from across the world. His comedy has crossed boundaries and has become global with over 200 international shows across 25 countries including USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Dubai and Singapore. Overall, Amit has completed performing a mind boggling number of 1400 shows. As a professional comedian, Amit has scaled new heights with the launch of Grandmasters of Comedy. This unique platform is a testament to his commitment to comedy as it strives to introduce comedy in the corporate world. Amit was also instrumental in launching “Fight Comic” in India, a popular comedy face-off show from Singapore. An MBA and Engineer by qualification, Amit was running his own company in HR Consulting and started his journey in comedy as a hobby. Comedy became serious business when he featured on Rising Stars of Comedy on NDTV and later “CEO’s Got Talent”, aired on CNBC TV18. His rapport with TV continued as a host of “New Year Show” on Doordarshan in 2014 and he also dabbled with radio, hosting a Punjabi show Saanu Kee for over an year.