Sharup Karim is a nationally performing South Asian American standup comedian who has become an established fixture in the Chicago comedy scene. In 2019 he was selected to be a featured performer at the NBC Break Out Festival. He has also performed at House of Blues Chicago, The Laugh Factory, Zanies, The Comedy Bar, and has been featured at the Philly Comedy Club, LaughFest Grand Rapids, the Milwaukee Comedy Festival, the Solocom Festival in New York City, and the Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland. He performs regularly on the Outcasted Comedy Tour which has opened to sold-out shows in multiple cities across the US including Chicago, Detroit, San Francisco, Boston, Washington DC, and New York City.