Bhuvan Bam is an actor, singer-songwriter, comedian, entrepreneur and YouTube personality, who rose to prominence through his YouTube channel ‘BB Ki Vines’, where he creates and portrays various characters in comedic sketches.
In 2012, he made a 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 15,000 views on Facebook which led him to create his own YouTube channel.
His YouTube channel ‘BB Ki Vines’ has short videos humorously depicting the life of an urban teenager and his family. He garnered a massive fan base with his unique storytelling style and witty dialogues, connecting with millions of viewers across the globe.
In 2018, he began a new digital series on YouTube called ‘Titu Talks’, that featured Shah Rukh Khan as the first guest.
In 2021, he released his first web series ‘Dhindora’ which was named as the second most popular Indian web series by IMDb.
Bhuvan Bam's popularity has extended beyond the online realm. He has made appearances on television shows and events, showcasing his acting skills and engaging personality.
He made his OTT debut with ‘Taaza Khabar’ and is also starring in Amazon mini TV's ‘Rafta Rafta’ opposite Srishti Rindan.
Awards and Accomplishments
Awards and Accomplishments
As his popularity soared, Bhuvan Bam’s YouTube channel reached unprecedented heights. He became the first Indian individual content creator to surpass 10 million subscribers in 2018.
He has also starred in a short film, ‘Plus Minus’ which has earned him a Filmfare award.
He also got featured in the ‘Forbes 30 Under 30’ list in the ‘Digital Content Creators’ category.
He has won the award for the ‘Most Popular Channel’ in 2016 at the ‘WebTVAsia Awards’ held in Seoul, South Korea.
He was felicitated by the Hindustan Times at the first edition of their ‘Game Changer Awards’. In 2017 India won the ‘YouTube Creator Summit Golf Competition’, where the main contributor was ‘BB Ki Vines’.
In 2019, he was featured in the Hindustan Times Brunch cover story and also got featured on Rolling Stone’s cover.
In 2020, he got featured on Grazia India‘s cover in collaboration with Puma.
Why Bhuvan Bam ?
Bhuvan Bam is widely regarded as one of India’s most popular and influential content creators. With his incredible talent, humour, and relatability, Bhuvan Bam has become an influential figure in Indian entertainment and a role model for aspiring content creators. His ability to connect with his audience through his distinctive content and engaging performances has earned him a special place in the hearts of millions of fans worldwide.