Big men and big laughs

This is the season of idols on the Indian telly.

Rags to riches, nobody to somebody, the talent shows have catapulted non-entities and rank outsiders into the hallowed realm of stardom. How about an idol of the nation in the humour terrain too?

Send us your nominations telling us who, dead or alive, should be included in the hallowed portals of great Indian humour and why.

Entries should reach > or The City Editor, The Hindu, Begumpet, Hyderabad - 16 before March 19. The best three entries will win prizes from...