Category Archives: Comedy

Eros releases Now India’s First Online Revenge Comedy

After much anticipation, the first comedy of revenge Raho Bajatey India was published online in Eros now. With a stellar star cast and a script uncontrollably funny that had audiences laughing with each scene, the film, popular demand was released online in just a few weeks of its release in theaters!
The main premise of this one-of-its-kind comedy Revenge is that “there is always a wrong way to do things right.” Audiences are entertained as the story of Sabbarwahl (Ravi Kishan) – a man fraudulent business unfolds, and how four victims (Dolly Ahluwalia, Tusshar, Vinay Pathak and Ranvir Shorey) decides to take justice into their own hands and teach a lesson to their own style. After all, you have to be a little bad for beating the highest authority of evil, right

With Raanjhanaa and Ek Thi Daayan’s online premieres over the past few weeks, this thumping film with a kick ass noise makes for the third grand online release on Eros Now within a month. Additionally, the online channel added 50 more films to their library, thus sticking by their word of delivering unlimited movies to users at minimal costs! Upcoming online releases like Shootout At Wadala, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani and more are another additional incentive for users to sign up with Eros Now today!
What can better than watching more Comedy Films online


Vir Das, the comedian of substance

It has been said that comedy is serious business, and Vir Das is a business that catapulted him to international stardom. The talented actor and comedian, best known for his stand for events around the world, has its plate full today – with comedy, music and movies!

Born in Dehradun, travel Das’ has led him to Africa (where he lived) and beyond. He studied at the Indian School in Lagos, Nigeria, Shimla and Delhi. The actor moved to the U.S. for college, obtaining a degree from Knox College in Illinois, double major in economics and theater. After graduating from Knox, Vir received admission Stanislavsky Program of Harvard University, in coalition with the Moscow Art Theatre.
In India, Vir has certainly become the face of comedy. After a series of house full performances, the play ‘History of India ‘Vir’itten’  (HOI) still runs to packed auditoriums. It has been crowned the largest selling comedy show ever.  The play focuses on the history of India, but with a pinch of salt. Audiences and critics have loved this act of his and showered him with praises. The comedian meanwhile has locked himself behind closed doors to write his latest show, which will debut in August.  He says it’s a crazy follow up to the HOI experience.
Natural wit and spontaneity have been key to his success. Just last week, one of India’s leading newspapers called Vir ‘The king of Indian comedy’, while the other declared him an icon.  Vir’stalent isn’t limited to just comedy, though as the multi-talented actor is also a musician.  He is a part of ‘Alien Chutney‘, India’s premiere comedy-rock band!  Alien Chutney is planning an all india tour really soon.
Besides being a great comedian, Vir Das is an amazing actor with a few movies under his belt.  Das, who received rave reviews for his role in Saif Ali Khan’s ‘Go Goa Gone’, will be seen in iRock’s next film titled ‘Saxxx ki‘.  Keep it posted to UrbanAsian as we bring you all the details!