Nickname:Tony and Kappu
Full Name:Kapil Sharma
Profession:Comedian, Actor, Singer, Producer
Age (as of 2019):38 years old
Date of Birth:2 April 1981
Birthplace:Amritsar, Punjab, India
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Height, Weight & Physical Stats
Height:5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)
Weight:73 kg (161 lbs)
Eye Color:Dark Brown
Kapil Sharma is a famous Indian comedian, film & TV actor, television presenter, television Producer and a singer. He was born in Amritsar, Punjab, India on 2nd April 1981. He is massively recognized for hosting the most famous Television show titled “The Kapil Sharma Show”.
Kapil Sharma completed his schooling from Shri Ram Ashram Sen School. Moreover, he earned his graduation degree from Amritsar Hindu College. He initiated his career from a comic sitcom titled Hansde Hansande Raho broadcasted on H-1 TV channel. Though, his biggest breakthrough was from a comedy sitcom titled “Great Indian Laughter Challenge”.
In the year 2007, Kapil Sharma emerged as the victor of this show and he was bestowed with a trophy as well as received 10 Lakh. The Great Indian Laughter Challenge show reached Sharma in the hearts of Indian people. After getting utmost success, he starred in comedy circus broadcasted on Sony Television. Kapil won all seasons of this Comedy Circus show.
In the year 2013, Kapil Sharma decided to present his very own comedy show titled “Comedy Nights with Kapil” under K9 productions banner. The show was aired on Colors TV and proved to be a megahit. The show “Comedy Nights with Kapil” emerged as India’s most popular comedy show. By way of this show, Kapil Sharma had become very adored and it became India’s most exclusive comedian. In the year 2014, in Lok Sabha elections Kapil was elected as Delhi brand ambassador. In the year 2017, in the initial episode of KBC Season 8, he was starred as a star guest in this show.
In the same year, Kapil Sharma hosted 60th Filmfare award together with Karan Johar. He initiated his acting career with Abbas Mustan’s movie titled “Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon” wherein Kapil Sharma starred in a Leading Roll. The 2012 Forbes list which was made for Indian stars involved Kapil Sharma in top 100. He had been in the glare of publicity for his adverse behavior with co-star Sunil Grover and each and every individual critiqued Sharma’s misbehavior. Again in the year 2018, he returned back with his comedy show “The Kapil Sharma Show”.
Kapil Sharma was in a relationship with renowned social media personality cum model named Ginni Chatrath and married her on 12th December 1988. They are expecting their first baby.
Facts You Never Knew About Kapil Sharma!
- Is Kapil Sharma addicted to smoking?: No
- Is Kapil Sharma alcoholic?: Yes
- He belongs to a middle class family with no background in showbiz and had to endeavor hard in order to get himself roles that are well-intentioned.
- All through his graduation degree at Apeejay College of Fine Arts, he frequently used to manage plays for his own pocket money. Kapil is also a scholarship holder as well as a local-level conqueror in theatre.
- Kapil’s father died in the year 2004 owing to Cancer. He didn’t have the sufficient amount of money to join any acting classed though on account of his pure talent, numerous institutions offered him acting courses fee of cost.
- In accordance with Kapil Sharma, his sense of humor emanates from his mom who has been his leading source of inspiration.
- Kapil Sharma was also an actor, works in Hindi Films & Hindi Television Serials
Kapil Sharma Education
School: Shri Ram Ashram Sen. Sec. School, Amritsar
College: Hindu College, Amritsar
Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar
Kapil Sharma Gallery
Kapil Sharma Career
Profession: Comedian, Actor, Singer, Producer
Debut TV Series/Movie: Film Debut: Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon (2015)
TV Debut: Hansde Hansade Ravo (2006)
Salary: 60-80 lakh/episode (INR)
Net Worth: $10 million
Family & Relatives
Father: Late K. Sharma (worked as head constable in Punjab police)
Mother: Janak Rani
Brother(s): Ashok Kumar Sharma
Sister(s): Pooja Sharma
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Girlfriend: Ginni Chatrath (m. 2018)
Ginni Chatrath (Actress)