Mumbai: Youtube is a great platform for content creators and these days as thousands are bringing their talent forward on this platform, Lalit Shokeen is one of the first youtube creators in India who has inspired many new creators. He started making youtube videos in 2015. Dr Lalit Shokeen is a PhD in Physics and by profession works as a research scientist in a semiconductor company in New York.
Shokeen is known for his clean comedy videos which you can watch with your full family. He has made 177 comedy videos and has about 3 million Subscribers on his channel. His videos are always trending among top 3 videos on youtube India. He always had a passion for stories since childhood, but it was while working in New York, he used to watch a lot of movies and serials and that motivated him to take Filmmaking as a career in future.
But being from a middle-class family it was a huge risk to quit his high paying job and go to film school. So, he decided to learn by himself and bought a DSLR camera. He started making short videos on his own and cast his family members as actors in it. He included Haryanvi flavour in his videos which became widely popular. His initial videos with his mother became a huge hit and went viral on facebook and youtube. After that, he started making weekly youtube videos and is doing that from last 4 years. He is one of the most respected and loved creators on youtube due to his clean content and family-oriented videos.
Dr Lalit Shokeen has been awarded ‘Haryana Gaurav Sammaan’ from Haryana government in 2017.
Lalit is working on a full-length feature film script which will be based in Haryana. The project is still in the writing phase. He is also writing Haryanvi Songs to be released later this year.
The Delhi boy has proven that with passion and hard work nothing is impossible.