Popular stand-up comic Zakir Khan, who’s known for highlighting comical elements in everyday life, is all set to perform at ITA Machkhowa in Guwahati, Assam on June 22.
“I am happy to inform you that I am performing in Guwahati yet again. Earlier, I visited Guwahati four times. This will be my fifth performance in the city and I am sure it will be five-time more fun. See you at the ITA Machkhowa on June 22,” said the 31-year-old Indore native.
Seeing the rate of the ticket sales, the organisers of Khan’s show in Guwahati – OML Entertainment Pvt Ltd and Comedy Circuit – are expecting a full house.
Saurabh Abbi, the managing partner at OML Entertainment, said, “We are happy to bring Zakir Khan to perform in Guwahati. He is a mass entertainer and we are sure that the people in Guwahati will love his new performance.”
With a streak of popular lines including the likes of “Sakht launda”, this stand-up comedian has amazing command over Hindi as well as Urdu which is enough to make the audience go gaga over his jokes. Also known for his “uniquely Indian” style of comedy, Khan manages to hook on to those emotions that are common in every Indian household making it much easier for the people to relate to it.
Khan became a well-known face in the stand-up comedy sector of India after he won the title of ‘India’s Best Stand Up’ in the year 2012 which was organised by Comedy Central. He has also co-hosted and wrote ‘On Air with AIB’ from the comedy group All India Bakchod, appeared as mentors along with Mallika Dua and Hussain Dala in the fifth installment of ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challange’, wrote and played the protagonist in Chacha Vidhayak by Amazon Prime and is also known for his two regular stand-up gigs like Kaksha Gyarvi and Haq Se Single. Due to his unique comic flair and content, Khan has also been selected as one of the judges for Amazon Prime Video Original’s Comicstaan 2.
He also interviewed the cast of Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame film, which includes Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye) and Brie Larson (Captain Marvel) and the Russo brothers, Anthony and Joseph Russo.
The tickets for the show in Guwahati are available through insider.in. The tickets are priced between Rs 499 and Rs 1,299.