Bhuvan Bam (born 22 January 1994) is an Indian comedian, singer, songwriter and YouTube personality from Delhi, India. He is known for his YouTube comedy channel BB Ki Vines.Bhuvan became the first Indian individual YouTube content creator to cross 10 million subscribers in 2018.
Early life and education
He is a Maharastrian ,born on 22 January 1994 in Baroda, Gujarat. Later on, his family moved to Delhi. He did his schooling from Green Fields School, Delhi and earned a bachelor’s degree from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College. Bhuvan Bam started his career as a musician performing in restaurants and later started composing his own songs.
He started his Internet career with the sarcastic video of a news reporter who asked a woman insensitive questions regarding the death of her son due to the Kashmir floods, which got about 15 views on Facebook. His first video went viral in Pakistan, inspiring Bam to create his own YouTube channel in June 2015.
BB Ki Vines
BB Ki Vines is a YouTube channel whose 2–8 minutes long videos depicts the life of an urban teenager, and his whimsical conversations with his friends and family – all played by Bam himself.
The videos are filmed using a front camera on a phone by Bam himself. He originally uploaded his videos to Facebook, and then moved to YouTube. Some of the recurring characters featured in his videos are:
- Bhuvan Bam as himself
- Banchoddas Chhatriwala (Bancho), Bhuvan’s friend
- Sameer Fuddi, Bancho’s cousin.
- Babloo ji, Bhuvan’s Father
- Bhuvan’s Mother
- Titu Mama, Bhuvan’s maternal uncle
- Babli Sir, Bhuvan’s teacher
- Mr. Hola
- Mrs. Verma , Babloo Ji’s colleague and his crush.
Bhuvan Bam won the award for the Most Popular Channel on YouTube at the WebTVAsia Awards 2016 held in Seoul, South Korea.He was felicitated by the Hindustan Timesat the first edition of their Game Changer Awards. In 2019, the film Plus Minus, which featured Bhuvan, won the People’s Choice Award for Best Short Film at the Filmfare2019.
|2016||“Teri Meri Kahani”||2 August 2016|
|2018||“Sang Hoon Tere”||12 January 2018|
|2018||“Safar”||13 June 2018|
|2018||“Rahguzar”||29 August 2018|
|2019||“Bas Mein”||2 March 2019|