First Indian Digital Content Creator with 3 billion views: Bhuvan Bam

29EPBSBhuvan-Bam-4

 An Indian comedian, writer, singer, songwriter, and YouTube personality from Delhi, you must have guessed him till now! He is non other than the owner of famous channel ‘BB Ki Vines’, Bhuvan Bam. Belonging from a Maharashtrian family, he and his family moved to Delhi where he did his schooling and Bachelors. Talking about his career, Bam came up with his internet career by uploading a video. In the video, he mocked a news reporter who asked a woman insensitive questions regarding the death of her son due to the Kashmir floods. The video went viral in Pakistan, which inspired Bam to create his own YouTube channel in June 2015.

 Bhuvan Bam

BB Ki Vines has more than a crore subscribers on YouTube, depicts the life of an urban teenager, and his whimsical conversations with his friends and family – all played by Bam himself. His popular characters are BanchoddasSameer FuddiTitu MamaBabluJankiMrs. VermaAdrak Baba, and Mr. Hola, Detective Mangloo, Dr Sehgal. With all simplicity, he began shooting on his selfie camera and still does the same.  He also appeared in a short film, Plus Minus, along with Divya Dutt which earned him a Filmfare award. In December 2018, he began a new digital series on YouTube called Titu Talks, that featured Shah Rukh Khan as the first guest.

Apart from being a great actor, he is aa good singer too. In August 2016, Bam released a music video “Teri Meri Kahani”. This was followed by “Sang Hoon Tere”, “Safar”, “Rahguzaar” and “Ajnabee”. Also, he became the first Indian YouTuber to reach 3 billion views.

Currently, Bhuvan Bam is working on his upcoming project Dhindora.

For more such motivational stories, visit FJK.city.

Leave a comment