Articles about Vir Das
Vir Das is a comedian and actor, who is known for appearing in films like Delhi Belly, Badmaash Company and Go Goa Gone. He debuted on American television with the action comedy-drama series, Whiskey Cavalier, in 2019, where he played CIA agent Jai Datta. His Netflix show, Hasmukh, which deals with a small-town comedian who can give a stellar performance only when he murders someone, got released on April 17, 2020. Recently, seasoned American comedian Jerry Seinfeld praised Vir in front of fellow comedian Chris Rock, which became trending news. The Dehradun-born actor also hit headlines when his elderly neighbor sneezed on him, accusing him of not following social distancing amid the coronavirus pandemic. He posted a three-minute-11-second video, where the entire incident was captured.
17 Mar 2021
Vir Das joins Judd Apatow's pandemic movie 'The Bubble'
Actor-comedian Vir Das has joined the cast of Hollywood filmmaker Judd Apatow's film The Bubble.
06 Jan 2021
MP court denies bail to comedian Munawar Faruqui
An Additional District and Sessions court in Madhya Pradesh has denied bail to comedian Munawar Faruqui and another accused who were booked for passing "indecent" remarks against Hindu deities.
04 Jan 2021
No video of Munawar Faruqui insulting Hindu deities, says police
The Indore Police on Sunday said they had no video evidence to prove the allegations that comedian Munawar Faruqui insulted Hindu deities during a recent performance at a cafe in the city.
25 May 2020
Angry neighbor slams Vir Das for not following coronavirus precautions
Vir Das just had a "crazy night of zero sleep."
21 Dec 2019
Police complaint filed against Farhan Akhtar over anti-CAA tweet
On Friday, a police complaint was filed against actor/director Farhan Akhtar for allegedly posting seditious content and distorting facts about the newly-implemented Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
20 Dec 2019
Visuals from Jamia not pleasant: Taapsee Pannu on anti-CAA protests
Actor Taapsee Pannu has opened up about the ongoing countrywide protests against the newly-implemented Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the police brutality on the protesting students of Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi.
25 Apr 2019
Malaika is special, but we aren't getting married: Arjun Kapoor
They will get married in a church this April. No no wait, it is in June.
02 Mar 2019
Arjun Kapoor-Malaika Arora to have a church wedding next month?
Malaika Arora is in love with Arjun Kapoor and there's no denying it.
26 Feb 2019
#KWK6 Finale: Malaika Arora finally admits 'liking' Arjun Kapoor
Malaika Arora and Arjun Kapoor's supposed affair has been doing the rounds for a while, but the duo managed to keep it a secret by staying mum.
14 Nov 2018
Wish Hindus on Ramadan: Trump's Diwali-wish excludes Hindus, starts trollfest
For someone who resides in White House, and is unarguably one of the most powerful people on earth, Donald Trump really loves giving fodder to his critics.
24 Jul 2018
Bollywood celebs voice their outrage over increasing instances of lynching
Bollywood celebrities, including lyricist Javed Akhtar and director Sudhir Mishra, today voiced their outrage over the increasing instances of lynching and pressed for justice for the victims.
22 May 2018
Two new Vir Das stand-up comedy-shows on Netflix
Actor-comedian Vir Das has bagged two more live stand-up comedy specials with Netflix.
15 Apr 2018
Crowdfunding campaign for Kathua, Unnao victims collects over Rs. 25L
The entire country was put to shame on learning the horror unleashed on rape victims of Kathua and Unnao.
12 Apr 2018
After show's suspension, Kapil says people want to destroy him
Kapil Sharma finally broke his silence after his show 'Family Time With Kapil' was suspended by Sony Channel, earlier this week.
09 Feb 2018
5 things you can do this weekend in Delhi
Weekends are the only time one can spend with the loved ones. Be it with family, friends or that favorite office colleague of yours, weekends are a perfect time to rejuvenate.