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Vivek Mahbubani

Vivek Mahbubani

English, Cantonese
Hong Kong

Official website: http://www.funnyvivek.com/

Vivek Mahbubani is a Hong Kong-bred bilingual stand-up comedian performing in both Cantonese and English.

Having been crowned the Funniest Person (in Chinese) in Hong Kong in 2007 followed by his victory in the English category at the Hong Kong International Comedy Competition in 2008, Vivek has had the opportunity to take his sense of humor all over Asia including Hong Kong, China, Macau, Singapore, Malaysia, Manila, Bangkok, Sri Lanka and India.

He was the host of the TV series “Hong Kong Stories” by RTHK and appeared in a cameo role for the movie “All’s well, ends well 2009” and is a headliner at TakeOut Comedy Club Hong Kong.

Apart from comedy, Vivek is also a bi-lingual mixed-martial arts ring announcer (Legend Fighting Championship, IMPI Fighting Championship, TOP KING World Series Hong Kong) yet his favorite color is hot pink. Vivek is the drummer for the local heavy metal band Eve of Sin and a self-employed web designer & developer.

Vivek Mahbubani 是香港土生土長的棟篤笑藝人,擅以英語及粵語演出。他是 2007 年全港中文楝篤笑大賽冠軍人馬,於 2008年更贏得全港英文楝篤笑大賽冠軍殊榮。

Vivek 現時是香港 TakeOut Comedy Club的台柱。楝篤笑表演以外,他亦曾擔任香港電台電視節目《香港故事》主持人及於電影《家有囍事 2009》中演出一角。多才多藝的Vivek更是一位自僱網頁設計師和本地重金屬樂隊 Eve of Sin 的鼓手。

  • Selected to represent Hong Kong in Comedy Zone Asia at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, 2015
  • "Top 10 comedians in the world" — The World Famous Laugh Factory in USA Annual Funniest Person in the World Competition, 2014
  • Hong Kong Jockey Club "Be a Rapper" game creator, 2014
  • Hong Kong Spirit Ambassador, 2013
  • Liquipel Asia campaign, 2012
  • KELY Support Ambassador, 2012 – present
  • Microsoft Office 365, Hong Kong campaign, 2011
  • Samsung Galaxy Nexus Phone Spokesperson, 2011
  • RTHK Hong Kong Stories series 8 host, 2009
  • All Well Ends Well 2009 Cameo
  • Winner of the Hong Kong International Comedy Competition (English), 2008
  • Winner of the Hong Kong International Comedy Competition (Cantonese), 2007

Featured on What’s Up Hong Kong Episode #22

Vivek Mahbubani: Cantonese stand up comedy

Vivek Mahbubani: English stand up comedy