Munawar Faruqui is a stand-up comedian, writer and rapper who usually wins hearts with his candour. People also enjoy his work, and some can’t get enough of him. His recent appearance in the reality show, Lock Upp, is proof (where he also won). So understandably, people also look forward to getting to know details about him and his personal life. And it looks like some fans finally got the chance. The comedian did a Reddit AMA – which is both sweet and funny.

Munawar Faruqui
The Indian Express

Here’s what people asked:

1. What would you do, if you were not a comedian?


“I always wanted to go on stage and make people laugh, so agar stand-up comedian nahi hota toh pakka politician hota.”

Munawar Faruqui
The Print

2. How do you deal with hate and negative comments?


“Kuch nahi bhai, as a stand-up comedian you need new material to write jokes on, so this situation is ideal.”

Lock Upp

3. What gives you more joy: watching an audience laugh at your jokes or singing along to your songs?


“Very difficult question, but I will go with the laugh.”

Stan-up comedian
Mid Day

4. What’s your biggest regret after finding fame?


“I don’t have the people I wanted to share it with.”

Munawar Faruqui
Deccan Herald

5. How much do you earn annually?


“Ghar chal jata hai! Kitno ka matt puchhna.”

Munawar Faruqui
The News Minute

6. When can we expect music videos for Malaal and KOD?


“There’s a music video on the way. But it’s a surprise.”

Music Video

7. Which city has the best audience according to you?



Munawar Faruqui

8.  Are you interested in featuring in Bigg Boss?


“Nahi yaar. Too Much for me.”

Munawar Faruqui

9. Who are your favourite rap singer from India and abroad?


“Too many. But right now, M-Zee Bella and Seedhe Maut.”

Seedhe Maut

10. Can we expect your stand-up special on OTT anytime soon?


“More stand up comedy than ever is on your way this year.”

Munawar Faruqui

11. What was Kangana like IRL? Did she harass you for your views?


“She is too professional for that.”

Kangana Ranaut
Indian Express

There’s clearly a lot of his content coming our way.