|Profession(s)||Stand-up Comedian, YouTuber, and Writer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 9”
|Debut||YouTube (Comedian): Pretentious Movie Reviews (2014)
|Date of Birth||27 December 1989 (Wednesday)|
|Age (as of 2020)||31 Years|
|College/University||Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, West Bengal|
|Educational Qualification||Graduation in Biotechnology Hindustan Times|
|Relationships & More|
|Wife/Spouse||Sulagna Panigrahi (Actress)
|Parents||Father- Jagan Mohan Rath (Works at the State Bank of India)
Mother- Name Not Known
|Film||The Shawshank Redemption (1994)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Biswa Kalyan Rath
- Biswa Kalyan Rath is an Indian stand-up comedian and YouTuber.
- While he was pursuing graduation, he started writing blogs. However, later, he discontinued it as he did not attract enough readers.
- He started working as a UI/UX Designer at Bitzer Mobile in Bangalore after completing his graduation. Later, he joined a private company Oracle in Bangalore.
- In 2013, he met Kanan Gill at an open mic event in Bangalore, it was after this meeting that he decided to quit his job at Oracle and become a full-time comedian.
- After the success of his debut YouTube show ‘Pretentious Movie Reviews,’ he appeared in various comedy shows like ‘Biswa Mast Aadmi’ (2017), ‘Improv All Stars: Game Night’ (2018), and ‘Sushi’ (2019).
- He has also appeared as a guest in the YouTube shows ‘Son of Abish’ and ‘AIB Video Podcast’ in 2017.
- In 2018, Biswa featured in the video series ‘HDFC Life’s Behind the Journey.’
- He has worked as a writer for the comedy shows ‘Laakhon Mein Ek- Season 1’ (2017) and ‘Laakhon Mein Ek- Season 2’ (2019).
- Biswa has judged a few comedy shows such as ‘Comicstaan: Season 1’ (2018) and ‘Comicstaan: Season 2’ (2019).
- In 2020, amid the coronavirus lockdown, he appeared in the YouTube streams of the Indian chess streamer, Samay Raina.
- Biswa has performed in various live comedy shows across India.
- He loves to sing and play the guitar in his leisure time.
- In an interview, he talked about pursuing his career as a comedian, he said,
I think most Indians opt for professional streams like engineering before realising that their interests lie elsewhere. It was the same in my case. During my IIT days, I realised that I like joking more than engineering. Later, I gave it a serious thought and made the shift.”