Kanan Gill is an Indian stand-up comedian and YouTuber, known for his videos like “Better Life Foundation”  and “How Insensitive! By Kanan Gill”.  He is likewise known for the YouTube series, Pretentious Movie Reviews, where he audits imperfect yesteryear Bollywood films alongside kindred stand-up comedian Biswa Kalyan Rath. He is the winner of “Punch Line” in Bangalore and Mumbai.

Life & Career

Kanan attended Frank Anthony Public School and later joined M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, where he studied Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science. After graduation, he worked at Exeter Group Inc. as its Software Engineering for about three years. Simultaneously, he took part and won the Punchline Bangalore followed by another win at the Comedy Store in Mumbai. He then quit his job to pursue a career in comedy. Kanan was a part of a band where he later turned into the lead vocalist when he began composing “entertaining tunes”.

Kanan Gill (R) and Biswa Kalyan Rath

Kanan got universality with the viral YouTube series “Pretentious Movie Reviews”. He surveys fundamentally panned Hindi films along with  Biswa Kalyan Rath.  The first motion picture that they investigated was “Gunda” followed by different motion pictures like “Murmur Saath Hain,”  “Prem Aggan,” “Aap ka Suroor” and “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge”. Kanan furthermore worked in an improv layout comic drama show, “The Living Room” On Comedy Central. Kanan is making his acting presentation as Saad Sehgal in Sunhil Sippy “Noor” along with Bollywood actress, Sonakshi Sinha.