Vir Das | Biography, Family, Struggles, Movies, Controversy
Vir Das’s Biography
Vir Das is an Indian comedian and actor best known for his standup comedy. He was born in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India, on May 31, 1979. Due to his business, his entire family moved to Nigeria after his birth. Early education for Vir was received at the Indian Language School in Lagos, Nigeria. After the fifth Nigerian President was assassinated and a state of emergency was declared nationwide, his family later moved from Nigeria to India.
After returning to India, he began hosting and appearing in comedy shows such as 'The Great Indian Comedy Show.' He made his film debut in the Bollywood drama 'Namastey London,' playing a minor role. He then starred as the lead in the film 'Mumbai Salsa.' He has appeared in numerous Bollywood films over the years, including 'Delhi Belly,' 'Go Goa Gone,' 'Shaadi ke Side Effects,' and '31st October.' He was most recently seen in the action thriller film 'Shivaay,' directed and produced by Ajay Devgn, who also played the lead role.