Dubai Boy Mimicking Social Media Aunty Going Viral
A few months ago, Ssumier Pasricha’s nephew asked him to explore some unique filters on Snapchat. There he found one of a woman with a face pack, wearing oversized sunnies. He started mimicking his Punjabi aunties and neighbours from Delhi, making small videos and uploading on social media channels. Little did he know, his character as Pammi Aunty and her gossip session with BFF Sarla behenji about her daughter-in-law (MBA) and other relatives will go viral!
This is Pammi Aunty, an unladylike caricature of a stereotypical Punjabi woman, who was once spotted by the social media as Shah Rukh Khan’s doppelganger but now his role play of Pammi Aunty is taking the internet by storm.
In a freewheeling chat with Pinkvilla.com, Ssumier aka Pammi Aunty spoke at length about his character, decoding what makes his videos so popular dressed as a Punjabi woman and spilling the beans about who is the real ‘Pammi Aunty.’ Excerpts from the chat: