Biswapati Sarkar is an Indian writer, director and actor, mostly famous for his work at The Viral Fever (TVF). He is most famous for essaying the character of Arnub Goswami, which is a satirical emulation of the Indian journalist Arnab Goswami. His online talk-show series Barely Speaking with Arnub has received more than 7.5 million YouTube views and has featured celebrities and politicians like Shahrukh Khan, Ranveer Singh, Parineeti Chopra, Ali Zafar and Arvind Kejriwal.
Biography[edit | edit source]
Sarkar was born in Rourkela, Odisha. He is an IIT Kharagpur alumni. He began his career with script writing and later became an integral part of TVF which was founded by his college senior Arunabh Kumar.
References[edit | edit source]
- Ram, Ganesan Sharmila (16 February 2015). "Age of parody". Times of India. TNN. Retrieved 20 February 2015.
- Uniyal, Parmita (18 December 2014). "Top viral spoof videos that took internet by storm in 2014". The Indian Express (New Delhi). Retrieved 20 February 2015.
- "Watch: Joke is on BJP but Arvind Kejriwal for sure can take one on him". India Today. 10 February 2015. Retrieved 20 February 2015.
- Moorjani, Manit (19 January 2013). "The unusual suspects". The Hindustan Times. Retrieved 20 February 2015.