Aakash Gupta is an Indian stand-up comedian, actor, 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. Aakash began pursuing a career in stand-up comedy after performing various improv shows. Gupta's national comedy tours began after the success of his first two stand-up videos titled: Train Journeys & Honeymoon Trips and Relationships, Clubbing & Cocktails with his Stand up solo titled Bhai Khush Raha Kar (Brother Stay Happy).
In 2018, the Delhi Metro video released became a worldwide viral sensation and has been the highest-watched video on the channel till date. When Aakash auditioned for Comicstaan 2 which aired on Amazon Prime Video he quickly become a popular contestant amongst audiences. He consistently received the highest scores in most episodes. His unique sketch comedic style landed him in the grand finale of the show and he ended up being the co-winner of Season 2 along with Samay Raina. After his newfound fame from Comicstaan, Aakash started doing multiple shows across India and filled up auditoriums and college gigs.