New Delhi: Mumbiker Nikhil can definitely be credited for popularizing Vlogging among Indian audiences. The YouTuber became an instant favorite because of his down-to-earth lifestyle that resonated with the middle-class masses.
In his earlier videos, he used to stay in local hotels and dine at Dhabas. His content was relatable to many middle-class people who dream of traveling.
That is why, Mumbiker Nikhil’s Youtube channel quickly grew and now he has almost 4 million subscribers. But not many fans are aware of their favorite vlogger’s real name. If you are thinking it’s just Nikhil then you’re wrong. Let’s find out his real name.
What is the real name of Mumbiker Nikhil?
Mumbiker Nikhil’s real name is Anil Brijlal Kumar Sharma, which is also his father’s name and he uses it as his middle name.
His father was a manager of a movie theater. Nikhil wanted to enter the entertainment industry from a very young age but because of his degree in hotel management, he ended up as a flight attendant at Qatar Airlines.
Journey to fame
Because he wanted to make a name for himself, Nikhil entered the world of Vlogging in June 2013. What made him stand out from other vloggers was that he used to travel only by bike. He rose to fame after his Ladakh vlog became viral.
In 2014, he also tried his hand at the reality show Emotional Atyachar.
Then in 2017, he tried something other than biking vlogs and began to document his personal life as well. He began to film with his wife and daughter. This only added to his popularity as now his fans felt more connected to him on a personal level. Having worked as a model, he also made lifestyle advice videos.