Vir Das (born 31 May 1979) is an Indian comedian, actor and musician.  

After beginning a career in standup comedy, Das moved to Hindi cinema starring in films like Badmaash Company (2010), Delhi Belly (2011), and Go Goa Gone (2013) in supporting roles. 

In 2017, he acted in the Netflix special Abroad Understanding

Das has performed in approximately 35 plays, over 100 stand-up comedy shows, 18 films, eight TV shows and six comedy specials. 

He has written comedic columns for Femina, Maxim, Exotica, DNA and Tehelka

In 2019, he made his debut in American television with the television series, Whiskey Cavalier

Vir Das was born to Ranu Das and Madhur Das in Dehradun on 31 May 1979. 

He was raised in Nigeria and India. In Nigeria, he attended the Indian Language School in Lagos, Nigeria. 

In India, he attended The Lawrence School, Sanawar and Delhi Public School, Noida. 

After 18 months at Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi he went to the United States.