MMExclusive: A Quick Chit-Chat With The Future Stand-Up Comedians Of India

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1. Sejal Bhat

Casually reinventing fashion everyday. Also posing. #recycleupcycle #earphonesafety #girlswhoneedtosquat #garbage #irony #notironywhichinturnisactuallyironic

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An analyst at an investment bank, ex-editor at a publishing magazine, to now being a stand-up comedian, tell us a little about that journey and what was the thought process behind it?

Tell us a little about the organization you are a co-founder of, Anderooni.

What do you think makes you stand out from the rest of the contestants? What is your signature style?

What is your take about people who say women can’t do comedy?

What is your ultimate dream and do you have any words of wisdom to share?

2. Aishwarya Mohanraj

My smile says “I am approachable” My eyes say “Why is this chomu approaching me?” .📸 @akshay.2993

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From a well-paying job as an analyst to being a stand-up comedian, what made you decide that this was your calling?

What is it like working for Abish Matthew? Any secrets you’d like to spill?

What was the whole experience on Comicstaan like? How do you think this has shaped your stand-up career?

What is your take about people who say women can’t do comedy?

Any pearls of wisdom you’d like to share with others who have a similar dream?

3. Prashasti Singh

O ho ho ho hooooooo ishaq tera tadpawe #whyhedisappeared

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What is it that got you started on the path of comedy?

From a small city to the big city, what do you think was the one thing you struggled with the most?

Where do you derive your comedy from and what is that one thing that inspires you?

What is your take about people who say women can’t do comedy?

What has your journey so far taught you and what is something you’d like to tell others who have the same dream?