Bhuvan Bam is an Indian comedian, writer, singer and YouTube personality who is best known for his YouTube channel ‘BB Ki Vines’. With over 23 million subscribers, BB Ki Vines is one of the most popular and influential YouTube channels in India. Through his humorous videos, Bhuvan has become a viral sensation and youth icon in the country.
|Rs. 16 Crore +
|25 Lakhs +
|Indian comedian and writer
|5′ 10½″ (1.79 m)
|$2 Million +
|Date Of Birth:
|Avnindra Bam, Padma Bam
Bhuvan Bam’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million as of 2023. The majority of his earnings come from YouTube, where he earns revenue through advertisements and sponsorships.
His YouTube channel gets over 400 million views every month, allowing him to make between $40,000 to $50,000 per month from ads alone. Bhuvan also earns significantly from brand sponsorships and collaborations with companies like OnePlus, Xiaomi, Oppo etc.
Additionally, he has ventured into singing, acting and has done live comedy shows, all of which contribute to his rising wealth. As Bhuvan’s popularity continues to grow both in India and abroad, his net worth is expected to increase substantially in the coming years.
Age & Early Life
Bhuvan Bam was born on 22nd January 1994 in Delhi, India. He is currently 29 years old. His father Avnindra Bam is a businessman while his mother Padma Bam is a homemaker.
Bhuvan was introduced to music at a young age by his grandfather and uncle. He learned guitar and piano as a hobby during his school days. He was fond of comedy from a young age and enjoyed watching shows of popular stand-up comics.
He attended Delhi Public School, Vasant Kunj and later graduated with a bachelor’s degree in history from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College. Before YouTube fame, he briefly worked at companies like PwC and TVF Play.
Rise to YouTube Fame
Bhuvan forayed into YouTube in 2015 by creating his channel ‘BB Ki Vines’. He started making comedy sketches centred around the fictional characters – Bhuvan, his family and his friends.
His early videos featured his iconic style of dialogue delivery through on-screen text captions. This became a unique style that Indian audiences could easily relate to.
Slowly his witty observational comedy sketches on middle-class Indian families gained widespread popularity. Songs like “#AmmaKiSoneKiChidiya” also went viral with millions of views.
By 2017, Bhuvan Bam became a household name in India as one of the top YouTube stars from the country. His channel became the first Indian YouTube channel to cross 10 million subscribers.
Acting & Hosting
Bhuvan forayed into acting by featuring in web-series like TVF Bachelors Season 2 (2019) and Operation MBBS on Dice Media (2020).
He has hosted multiple award shows like IIFA Awards 2019, Star Screen Awards 2020 and Filmfare OTT Awards 2021. He also participated in the Amazon Prime reality show Comicstaan as a host and judge in 2018 & 2019.
Bhuvan Bam released his first original song “Safar” in 2018 which got over 72 million views on YouTube. He also collaborated with composer Pritam on the song “Heer Tu Meri” in 2019.
In 2020, he released another popular independent track called “Aur Karo Acting” which has received over 104 million views till now.
Bhuvan performs live standup comedy shows in India as well as internationally. He represented India in a show called “Make the World Laugh” in Australia in 2017 featuring global YouTube stars.
He also did his first solo act “Bhuvan Bam: Dilli se Hoon Bhencho” in early 2020 in New Delhi which received positive reviews from critics and audiences alike.
Bhuvan Bam is approximately 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) tall. He is of lean body type weighing around 68 kgs.
Bhuvan prefers keeping his personal and family life private. There have been no reports of him dating anyone or being in a relationship with anyone.
He currently resides in Mumbai focusing mainly on creating content for his YouTube channel and exploring opportunities in mainstream entertainment.
Bhuvan is known to be an introverted person who values his privacy. During interviews he has stated that he prefers his work to speak for himself.
In just a few years, Bhuvan Bam has risen from anonymity to become the #1 YouTuber in India. He is loved by millions for his witty observational comedy told through relatable Indian stories and characters.
His YouTube channel BB Ki Vines puts out some of the most entertaining and original content from India to the world. As he ventures into music, acting and live comedy – there is still a long and promising career ahead of the talented Bhuvan Bam.
FAQs About Bhuvan Bam
What is Bhuvan Bam’s real name?
Bhuvan Bam’s real name is Bhuvanesh Bam. The name of his YouTube channel ‘BB Ki Vines’ is derived using the initials of his real name ‘Bhuvan’ + ‘Bam’.
How does Bhuvan Bam earn money?
Bhuvan Bam primarily earns through the advertisements revenue and sponsorships he receives on YouTube and other social media platforms. Brands pay him huge amounts to feature or review their products. He also earns by creating branded and original music videos. Of late he has started performing ticketed live shows as well.
Where does Bhuvan Bam live?
As of 2023, Bhuvan Bam lives in Mumbai where the entertainment industry in centered. He shifted base from Delhi to grow his mainstream entertainment career beyond just YouTube after finishing his college education in Delhi.
Is Bhuvan Bam single?
Yes, as per reports, Bhuvan Bam is currently single and not dating anyone. He likes to keep his personal life away from the limelight and has not made any public appearances with a girlfriend or partner yet.
What is Bhuvan Bam’s educational qualification?
Bhuvan Bam has a bachelor’s degree in History from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, Delhi. Before his YouTube fame, he worked briefly at TVF Play and companies like PwC after finishing his graduation.