Talent Spotlight: Hari Ramakrishan

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Age 24. Bristol based writer and performer.

“My name is Hari Ramakrishnan and I am writer performer and professional wrestling manager from Bristol going under the name Pariah Khan. I mostly write subversive and dark comedy. I started writing and performing in theatre from 16 but have recently started working in short films and writing short stories. I’ve performed at Bristol Old Vic, Tobacco Factory, Camden People’s Theatre and was named one of Bristol’s Top 24 People Under 24 (see: 

http://www.rifemagazine.co.uk/2016/12/24-most-influential-bristolians-under-24-the-2016-list/

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My main influences are Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, Charlie Kaufman, Woody Allen, Lee Evans and Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and Kevin Hart. With the wrestling, my main influences were The Rock and CM Punk. I’m currently interesting in establishing myself in theatre and pursuing opportunities in television and film."

Trailer for Hari's short play, An Indian Abroad.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQ2FhPV-hQY

Pariah Khan - All or Nothing promo (as a professional wrestling manager)

https://www.facebook.com/ProWrestlingChaos/videos/1334669433210939/

And finally an extract from Looking Over Various Errors (L.O.V.E.)

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To find out more about the multifaceted talent of Hari visit http://theatrebristol.net/hari-ramakrishnan to have a look at some of the many projects he has been involved with.