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Aziz Ansari hosts surprise gig in Mumbai

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Before his official tour in India, was happy to spread cheer and with his surprise gig, in which he touched upon issues like US politics, and the #MeToo movement, at a restaurant here.

surprised his fans on Wednesday by doing a set at Todi Mill Social in Lower Parel, as a part of Indian Varun Thakur's show.

He performed for nearly an hour, right after Varun. He opened the act by talking about his apprehensions of doing a comedy gig in

The Indian-American star, who was accused of sexual misconduct last year, also opened up abut the allegations during the set.

Last year, a 24-year-old New York photographer accused the of repeatedly pressuring her to have sex when they went on a date in 2017.

Opening up about the allegations, he said that he felt scared, humiliated and terrible. He called it an "intense experience".

The comedian is happy to bring his comedy tour 'Road to Nowhere' to in collaboration with

said he has not prepared differently for his tour in

The award winning stand-up comic will perform at the for Performing Arts (NCPA) and in on May 24 and 25. He will then perform at the in on May 26.

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First Published: Thu, May 23 2019. 17:46 IST
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