Aakash Gupta is an Indian comedian, actor, youtuber and theatre artist. 

He was the co-winner of the second season of the stand-up comedy competition television series Comicstaan. 

He is well trained in performing arts and has mastered the art of sketch comedy. 

Born and raised in Delhi, Gupta did his schooling at Sumermal Jain Public School. Gupta attended Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, Delhi University graduating with a Bachelor in Commerce with Honours. 

He was first exposed to the theatre in college and where he was well known as a performer.  

He performed in several streets and stage plays in his college and also various other college fests such as Mood Indigo  

Gupta was the president of Natuve- The theatre society of Shaheed Bhagat Singh College.  

After graduation Gupta worked as an audit associate with KPMG for one year, while doing theatre on weekends with different groups in Delhi. 

Gupta eventually chose to quit his corporate job and to focus on learning different forms of theatre 

while keeping up his work in comedy and improv. In 2014, he did an internship at Radio Mantra.