Zakir Khan (born 20 August 1987) is an Indian comedian and actor. In 2012, he rose to popularity by winning Comedy Central India's Best Stand Up Comedian competition. 

Khan has also been a part of a news comedy show, On Air with AIB 

He has also released three-hour length standup specials: Haq Se Single (2017), Kaksha Gyarvi (2018) and Tathastu (2022) on Amazon Prime Video. 

Khan was born and raised in Indore, Madhya Pradesh to a rajasthani muslim family of classical musicians. 

He is the grandson of Sarangi Maestro Ustad Moinuddin Khan.[4] He spent a large portion of his adult life in Delhi.

He comes from a humble background and credits his father with being supportive of his talent 

Khan has a diploma in Sitar and is a college dropout. 

He has stated that had he not been a standup comedian, he would instead be working as a music teacher. 

He became a known face in India's stand-up comedy circuit in 2012 when he won the title of 'India's Best Stand Up', 

Besides performing at many stand-up comedy shows, he has also ghostwritten and produced radio shows.