Kanan Gill: Successful Career Of Indian Stand-Up Comedian

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Abirath EV

Kanan Gill is a multitalented celebrity who is also India's most successful actor, stand-up comedian, and YouTube sensation.

He's the Punch Line Bangalore Competition winner. He co-hosts the YouTube series "Pretentious Movie Reviews" with stand-up comedian Biswas Kalyan Rath.

He co-hosted YouTube FanFest India and was a YouTube comedy hunt star. His 2017 comedy special "Keep It Real" was another achievement.

Kanan Singh Gill spent his youth in Dehradun and Delhi. His father is an Indian Army officer and the principal of Rashtriya Military School in Bangalore.

He was taken to Bengaluru at a young age. His personal life is kept private, and little is known about his family or romantic relationships.

Gill attended the M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology in Bangalore, Karnataka, where he earned his B.E. in Computer Science.

Kanan Singh Gill worked with the Exeter Group for three years. He won Punchline Bangalore and then Mumbai's Comedy Store. He resigned his job to pursue a comedy career.

In 2017, Kanan Gill made his acting debut alongside Sonakshi Sinha in Noor, directed by Sunhil Sippy. Gill launched his programme Keep It Real on Amazon Prime Video the next year.

Kanan has a net worth of $135-140 million due to his hard work. His salary is $4-5 million. His persistence and humour are key to his success.