To make someone laugh is one of the hardest jobs. Yet many people are leaving their corporate jobs to become stand-up comedians. The reason is the immense popularity of becoming a stand-up comedian is now not only limited to the stage but exploring more. Some are becoming actors, some are taking part in different reality shows, and so on. Munawar Faruqui is one of those stand-up comedians who made their own identity and got immense love from people. His name came to the limelight after he got arrested for hurting the sentiments of Hindu people but no one ever imagined that this arrest would change his life and he would become a famous personality.
Who Is Munawar Faruqui? Bigg Boss 17 Contestant Biography And Age
Soon after he bailed, he got the chance to participate in Kangna’s reality show “Lock-Up” and he even bagged the trophy of this OTT reality show. Now, he is giving tough competition to other contestants of Bigg Boss 17.
He is one of the top contestants on BB and this show is helping him to add more and more numbers to his followers list. His entry in BB is an unexpected move as earlier he had turned down the offer but he made the right choice as millions of people are now wanting him to be the winner of the show.
Well, only a month is left for the finale of the show and people are already counting on him. But don’t worry this article is not about his winning the show instead it is drafted to have a closer look at his personal and professional life.
He is much more than a comedian and musician and that is why we are here to learn about him. So, who is Munawar Faruqui how did he rise his popularity, what inspired him to be a comedian and what is his journey? Let’s find out about him.
Born in a Gujarati Muslim family on 28th January 1992, he lived a tough and troubled childhood which we often hear through him. He witnessed his mother passing, and his family home destroyed in the Gujarat communal riots and tough phase in Mumbai, but he came a long way. He started his stand-up comedy journey through a YouTube video named “Dawood, Yamraaj & Aurat” in 2020 which helped him to get some recognition from the public.
In the same year, he then released his debut song “Jawab” along with Spectra. He has been doing stand-up comedy for a quite long time but he came into the news in 2021 after his arrest and since then he never turned back. He got the chance to participate in Lock Up and now he is seen in Bigg Boss 17.