LOLStars ft. Kunal Rao & Naveen Richard, Pondicherry
Often called the sexiest (if not the funniest) chartered accountant in the market (he makes you laugh while you file your taxes), Kunal Rao launched his career in comedy after he quit his high-paying job in London. Over the last two years, he has performed over 150 shows in Mumbai, Bangalore, Pune, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Delhi as the opening comedian for Sorabh Pant’s hit solo show, Pant on Fire. Kunal has had two comedy specials, Holy Krao! (2012) and It’s Not Okay (2015) and is a co-founder of popular comedy collective East India Company. With them, he has performed sketch and topical news comedy (EIC Outrage) and participates in an annual celebration of the worst of the Indian film industry, EIC vs Bollywood.
One of India’s most versatile comedians, Naveen recently showcased his comic dexterity with released his hour-long comedy special, Don’t Make That Face, on Amazon Prime. A member of comedy collective Them Boxer Shorts, they created the acclaimed web series Better Life Foundation. He has also acted in Challenge Accepted (a Comedy Central TV show), Starboyz (a comedy sci-fi web series with Kenny Sebastian) and acts as Uncle Francis, a comedic avatar which has found a cult following.From being a finalist on Comedy Central’s Indian Comedy Festival 2012, he’s performed over 400 stand-up shows, and headlined comedy events such as Stage42, Bangalore Comedy Festival and Chennai’s Fringe Comedy Festival. As Uncle Francis would say, "Hello children, just keep calm and just go to his show, da dei!"
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