|Profession(s)||Stand-Up Comedian, Musician, and Actor|
|Famous For||Being the nephew of the famous Indian music director Anu Malik|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 11”
|Date of Birth||13 October 1987 (Tuesday)|
|Age (as of 2020)||33 Years|
|College/University||Mithibai College, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification(s)||• Graduation in Commerce
• Dropout of Law college YouTube
|Religion||Half Muslim and Half Hindu Instagram|
|Food Habit||Earlier non-vegetarian now vegan YouTube|
|Controversy||He apologised in 2020 for unintentionally hurting the religious sentiments of the people through one of his comic videos, he said,
"Some clips of my videos are being shared on social media. I'm really sorry if I've hurt anyone's religious sentiments or if anyone has got offended by these videos. These are eight-year-old videos, and they have been taken out of context and time.” The Deccan Chronicle
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Abu Malik (Music Director)
Mother- Poonam Malik
|Siblings||Sister- Kasheesh Malik (Image in parents' section)|
|Grandparents||Grandfather- Anwar Sardaar Malik (Music Director)
Grandmother- Kausar Jahan Malik
|Paternal Uncle(s)||Anu Malik and Daboo Malik
|Cousin(s)||Amaal Mallik and Armaan Malik (Singers and Music Director; his uncle Daboo Malik's son)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Aadar Malik
- Does Aadar Malik smoke?: Yes
- Aadar Malik is an Indian actor, musician, singer, and stand-up comedian.
- He was born in a family of music directors.
- He flunked in 10th standard as his grandfather was hospitalized at that time, and he could not study well.
- He started performing in theatre plays at the age of 18, and he has acted in various theatre plays.
- In 2011, he did his first open mic show at ‘The Store.’ In 2014, he joined ‘Schitzengiggles,’ a comedy group that initially provided the platform for the local comedians. He has performed with the comedy group at various events at both national and international level along with other comedians including Karan Talwar, Brij Bhakta, Varun Thakur, and Neville Shah.
- Aadar has appeared in the YouTube videos of various comic events of ‘The Canvas Laugh Club,’ ‘The Cuckoo Club,’ and ‘The Comedy Store.’
- He has also appeared in comic videos like ‘BollywoodGandu’ and ‘GettingSillyWithIt.’
- He has also appeared in a few TV series such as ‘Improv All-Stars- Games Night’ (2018) and ‘LOL-Hasse Toh Phasse’ (2021).
- He has acted in various films including ‘Under the Same Sun’ (2015), ‘Bratránek Sun’ (2019), and ‘Comedy Couple’ (2020).
- In 2019, he was featured in the series ‘Race The App’ sponsored by Zomato.
- He has released a few music videos like ‘She Called Me Bhaiya’ (2015), ‘Bh*nch*d Sutta Cancer Ho Gaya’ (2018), ‘Straight Gay Lesbian Bi’ (2018), and ‘Break-Up Song’ (2020).
- His song ‘Pet Goat’ (2016) became very popular and was even shortlisted for the Worldwide Comedy Short Film Festival, London.
- In an interview, he talked about working as an actor, he said,
I started as an actor and then moved to comedy. When I was doing comedy initially, there was no indication that this could be a career but today it is. I have come a long way from seeing it as a hobby take it up as a profession.”
- During an interview, he shared about his comic videos, he said,
I mostly talk about the things that annoy me or make me happy and I find many people sharing similar experiences. Arre yeh to mere saath bhi hua tha is what makes people laugh and connect with you. I used to work with my dad’s event management company. When everyone was dancing and having fun and I was behind those huge speakers. I could do nothing but observe.”
- Aadar has appeared in a few advertisements like Horlicks Nutribar and Ok Cupid.
- He is an animal lover and owns a pet dog named Genghis Khan.
- Aadar can play various musical instruments including guitar, piano, and ukulele.
- His YouTube channel ‘The Aadar Guy’ is quite popular, and he has 125k subscribers on it as of April 2021.
- He has a travel Instagram page named ‘Roaming Affair’ in which he uploads travel pictures of him and his girlfriend.
- In an interview, he shared his weird habits, he said,
I finish a bottle of water when I start it, I always keep the TV volume on even no. or a no. divisible by 5, I always want everything clean.”