Tanmay Bhat

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'Comicstaan Season 2' [Episodes 1-3] review: Not so funny!

18 Jul 2019

'Comicstaan Season 2' [Episodes 1-3] review: Not so funny!

If you are in a mood for a good number of ha-has and don't mind giving 65 odd minutes for the cause, Comicstaan Season 2 is going to disappoint you.

AIB shows child smoking weed in now-deleted meme. Tone-deaf much?

14 Jul 2019

AIB shows child smoking weed in now-deleted meme. Tone-deaf much?

Nearly two months ago, the comedy collective All India Bakchod (AIB) had announced that they would remain "dead for the foreseeable future."

Tanmay says he's suffering from depression, Aditi Mittal lashes out

02 Jul 2019

Tanmay says he's suffering from depression, Aditi Mittal lashes out

Soon after AIB founder Tanmay Bhatt posted a video on Instagram saying how he has "mentally checked out," after "everything that happened in October," stand-up comedian Aditi Mittal lashed out at him.

Tanmay Bhat on tackling depression post #MeToo, says comeback unlikely

30 Jun 2019

Tanmay Bhat on tackling depression post #MeToo, says comeback unlikely

Writer-comedian Tanmay Bhat has been a part of India's comedy scene for a long time now.

Here's what All India Bakchod founders are up to now

24 May 2019

Here's what All India Bakchod founders are up to now

Seven months after the comedy collective went quiet amid a #MeToo storm, All India Bakchod has released a statement.

#MeToo: MAMI removes AIB, Rajat Kapoor's films from its line-up

09 Oct 2018

#MeToo: MAMI removes AIB, Rajat Kapoor's films from its line-up

The Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) announced yesterday that the festival has decided to drop AIB's 'Chintu Ka Birthday' and Rajat Kapoor's 'Kadakh' from its showcase as #MeToo storm gathers speed.

#MeToo: HT's Prashant Jha steps down after sexual misconduct allegations

08 Oct 2018

#MeToo: HT's Prashant Jha steps down after sexual misconduct allegations

India's #MeToo movement is gathering momentum.

#YoTanmaySoWoke: Tanmay to 'step away' from AIB amid #MeToo allegations

08 Oct 2018

#YoTanmaySoWoke: Tanmay to 'step away' from AIB amid #MeToo allegations

Amid allegations of sexual misconduct against All India Bakchod founders, Tanmay Bhat and Gursimran Khamba, the company announced that Bhat would be "stepping away" from business with immediate effect.

#YoTanmaySoWoke: Dear Tanmay, keep your lousy apology to yourself

05 Oct 2018

#YoTanmaySoWoke: Dear Tanmay, keep your lousy apology to yourself

Yesterday, comedian Utsav Chakraborty was accused of asking sexually explicit images/videos from minors. He then released a rather twisted apology, and blamed it on a 'disorder'.

Woke on streets, predator in sheets: AIB confirms Tanmay knew

05 Oct 2018

Woke on streets, predator in sheets: AIB confirms Tanmay knew

Unless you are free from the vice of social media (congratulations to you then), you would be knowing what happened in the last 24 hours.

Ranveer, Deepika's wedding date gets finalized: Details here

12 Sep 2018

Ranveer, Deepika's wedding date gets finalized: Details here

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone's wedding has been one of the buzzing topics of discussion in tinseltown lately.

MS University of Vadodara cancels 'anti-national' Kunal Kamra's show

23 Jul 2018

MS University of Vadodara cancels 'anti-national' Kunal Kamra's show

Controversial comedian Kunal Kamra's show, scheduled for August 11 at the MS University of Vadodara, got canceled after 11 ex-students objected to the Vice Chancellor on grounds of anti-national content.

Stand-up comic, Rahul gets threats from DJs. What, now?

29 Mar 2018

Stand-up comic, Rahul gets threats from DJs. What, now?

A regular on AIB videos, stand up comedian Rahul Subramanian found himself at the receiving end of ire from DJs after he joked about their profession in his Amazon special 'Kal Main Udega'.

Why it is okay if MS Dhoni swears

23 Feb 2018

Why it is okay if MS Dhoni swears

When Captain Cool cusses, it trends.

AIB's video with kids exposes dark side of Karni Sena

07 Feb 2018

AIB's video with kids exposes dark side of Karni Sena

Karni Sena has been opposing 'Padmaavat' with all their might. After SC ordered the movie should release smoothly, they hit a new low by attacking a school bus.

Whoa! Saif Ali Khan to star in Netflix web series

14 Jul 2017

Whoa! Saif Ali Khan to star in Netflix web series

As per reports, Bollywood's Chhote Nawab Saif Ali Khan has been roped in for a Netflix web series.

Meanwhile, Mumbai's cyber crime cell registers FIR against AIB

14 Jul 2017

Meanwhile, Mumbai's cyber crime cell registers FIR against AIB

AIB seems to be in trouble after posting a meme yesterday about PM Modi by using the Snapchat dog filter.

Steering clear of controversies: A rule book for Indian comedians

13 Jul 2017

Steering clear of controversies: A rule book for Indian comedians

Indians born before the 2000s grew up on tales about Akbar-Birbal, Nasruddin Hodja and more. Historically, lower-ranked people resorted to humor to teach wisdom to rulers.

The Indian TV industry goes online

02 May 2017

The Indian TV industry goes online

Traditional television format has undergone a dramatic change in recent years, with more content creators moving online: a more interactive, less censored, and wider-reach platform.