Daniel Fernandes is an India-based stand-up comedian, currently residing at Mumbai. The 36-year old comedian mainly deals in dark comedy and political satires.
Daniel Fernandes is that comedian who keeps India and its issues like marital rape, free speech, suicides and other inevitable truths as main themes of his shows to educate his audience and do his part in the society. Other than these issues, his jokes cover topics like love, relationships, jobs, exams and other relatable topics. He spent quite a few years in Goa. He did his schooling from Holy Family High School, Porvorim. Then went on to pursue Bachelors in Computer Science from St. Xaviers in Mapusa, He pursued his Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Marketing from Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication, Pune (SIMS).
|Full Name||Daniel Fernandes|
|Profession||Indian stand-up Comedian|
|Date of Birth||2 August 1984|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hobbies||Comedy, Long Drive, Listening Music|
|School||Holy Family High School, Porvorim|
|College/University||Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication, Pune (SIMS).|
|Education Qualification||Master of Business Administration (MBA)|
|Height (approx)||in centimetres- 177 cm|
in meter- 1.77 m
in feet & inches- 5’10”
|Weight (approx)||in Kilogram- 75 kg|
in pounds- 165 lbs
Family, Parents, Siblings
Daniel Fernandes family has not been mentioned anywhere, Not much is known about his family.
After receiving his MBA degree, he joined in the Indian advertising line with Ravi Despande Pictures Mumbai. He had the courage to turn his hobby into a full-time career. He performs at different comedy clubs and pubs like High Spirits, Blue Frog, The Comedy Store, Bill Burr, Canvas Laugh Club, Chris Rock and many more. Daniel Fernandes had collaborated with many other well-known stand-up comedians like Biswa Kalyan Rath, Kenny Sebastian, Vir Das, Aditi Mittal and Abish Mathew.
He co-founded a musical comedy collective called ‘The Yellow Experiment’. He founded a comedy production house in 2012 and named it ‘Microphone Entertainment’. In 2015, being a member of the core team of ‘Manjhi- The Mountain Man’ promoted the biographical movie along with Nawazauddin Siddique and Radhika Apte. Daniel in the same year hosted ‘Forbes India’s Entrepreneurial Awards event, 30Under30’. He is one of the writers of the successfully running show ‘Son of Abish’.
After a long gap from YouTube, he is back with his podcast show called ‘You Started It’, involving not only other eminent comedians but also journalists and radio personalities.
His net worth, as per 2020 is $1 Million to $3 Million. His main income sources are his national and international comedy shows, his YouTube channel and other shows which he produces.
Comedian Daniel Fernandes is a Youtuber since 2011. Apart from performing in his hometown, he had conducted many major city tours like in Bangalore, Delhi, Gujarat, Goa, Kolkata and also international cities like in Singapore, Amsterdam, Netherlands, and Melbourne.