After sharing an interesting promo of the forthcoming comedy show Amazon Prime has shared Comicstaan trailer which tells that this show is gonna be hilarious A*F***. This is a second non-fiction show after ‘The remix’ and set to have an episodic structure where each episode will whirl around specific comedy genre and the judges will be seen as mentors in their genre of expertise. Abish Mathew and Sumukhi Suresh will host the show. Comicstaan is gonna be a nine-episode series.
The comicstaan trailer begins showcasing the most entertaining stand-up comedians and giving the inkling about the show. Abish and Sumukhi explain the ground of the show. This show stars Tanmay Bhatt, Sumukhi Suresh, Kanan Gill, Abish Mathew, Sapan Verma, Biswa Kalyan Rath, Kaneez Surkha, Kenny Sebastian and Naveen Richard together as mentors, mentoring a bunch of funny people and they will crown the most hilarious one among all the contestants as the future competition. Yeah, all the above mention strictly humorous comedians will hunt for the next comic sensation. The trailer also portrays some of the contestants testing mentor’s funny bones and giving their best to be crowned.
At the launch, Amazon Prime also announced something that they’d do for the first time – offer two episodes of the series for free – something that will work pretty well for the Indian audiences. Comicstaan will go on floors on 13the July exclusively on Amazon Prime Video. Ajay Nair, COO, Only Much Loud says, ‘Comicstaan’ is the exciting next step in our long and fruitful relationship with Amazon. It ties all the best parts of Indian stand-up together into something fresh. Getting the country’s top comedians to nurture and mentor new talent is an idea that excited us, and it’s been extremely rewarding to see it all come together”. Vijay Subramanian, Director and Head, Content, Amazon Prime Video India“Comedy is already one of the most watched genres on Amazon Prime Video and customers, across age groups and geographies want to see more. ‘Comicstaan’ will take customers on a hilarious journey alongside some of today’s most recognisable comedians, to search for India’s next big comedian. Unique, fresh and packed with jokes, the series will make you crack up. The future looks funny indeed!”