Kapil Sharma Biography is a very famous Indian Comedian , Bollywood Actor and Producer. He became famous due to his self hosted Comedy Show’s on Sony television i.e The Kapil Sharma Show & Comedy Nights with Kapil .
Kapil Sharma is exceptionally famous on his Instagram account where he continue to post his Comedy Show recordings and pictures and has obtained over 20.9 million devotees on his instagram Account.
Biography / Wiki :-
|Real Name||Kapil Punj|
|Nickname||Kappu & Tony|
|Known Name||Kapil Sharma|
|Date of Birth||April 02 ,1981|
|Age||39 years ( as of 2020)|
|Birthplace||Amritsar, Punjab, India|
|Hometown||Amritsar, Punjab, India|
|Current Residence||Mumbai , Maharashtra , India|
|Profession||Professional Comedian , Bollywood Actor, Singer & Producer|
|Boyfriend / Affairs||Ginni Chatrath ( Wife )( Comedian & Self made Entrepreneur)|
|Deepika Padukone ( One Sided Love affair)|
|Date of Marriage||12th December 2018|
|Place of marriage||Jalandhar, Punjab, India|
Education, Family , Ethnicity & Girlfriend :-
|School Name||Shri Ram Ashram Senior Secondary School, Amritsar , Punjab , India|
|College / University||Hindu College, Amritsar
Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor’s degree in Arts|
|Father Name||Jeetendra Kumar Punj ( Retired HeadConstable in Punjab Police)|
|Mother Name||Janak Rani ( Homemaker)|
|Brother Name||Ashok Kumar Sharma ( police constable)|
|Sister Name||Pooja Pawan Devgan|
|Spouse / Wife Name||Ginni Chatrath|
|Childrens ( Kids) Name||Anayra Sharma (daughter)|
His father was diagnosed with Cancer Disease in 1997 and died in 2004. After winning the Comedy Realty Show ” The Great Indian Laughter Challenge ” in 2007 , Kapil Sharma quickly rose to fame and later on he also acted in few bollywood films and also started his own Comedy Show on National Television.
Career / Awards & Achievements :-
Kapil Sharma came to Mumbai with a aspiration to become a Singer .
|Awards & Achievements||Ormax Media rated him as the most popular Indian television personality in 2016|
|CNN-IBN Indian of the Year in Entertainment Category in 2013|
|3rd Rank in Most Admired Indian Personality List by The Economic Times in 2015|
|Indian Television Academy Awards – Best Actor – Comedy in 2012|
|Star Guild Awards – Best Comedy Show in 2014|
|World book of Records (London) – Most viewed stand-up comedian in 2019|
- Bhavnao Ko Samjho
- ABCD 2
- Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon
- Son Of Manjeet Singh
- The Angry Birds Movie 2
Philanthropic Activities :-
Kapil Sharma is engaged in various Social activities and particularly he is known for raising his voice in protecting animal rights. He together with his Cast of Comedy Nights with Kapil appeared in a PETA campaign to promote adoption of homeless cats and dogs .
Net Worth, House & Cars :-
|Net Worth||$18 million (approx)|
|Monthly Salary / Income||Rs 70-75 lacs per episode|
|House Address||Sardar Vallabbhai Patel Nagar, Versova, Mumbai – 400061|
|BMW 7 Series|
|Range Rover Evoque|
|Favorite Food||Rajma-Chawal, Aloo Paratha , Dahi Bada & Chola Bhatura|
|Favorite Actor||Akshay Kumar|
|Favorite Actress||Deepika Padukone|
|Favorite Hobbies||Singing , Dancing & Playing Video Games|
|Favorite Cricketer||Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favourite Destination||New York, Paris & London|
|Favourite Singer||A.R. Rahman & Gurdas Mann|
|Favorite Film Director||Sanjay Leela Bhansali|
Figure Measurements , Biceps Size , Height & Weight :-
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 9 inches|
|Meters – 1.75 m|
|Centimeters – 175 cm|
|Weight||In Kilograms – 80 Kg|
|Figure Measurements||Chest size – 40 Inches|
|Waist Size – 34 Inches|
|Biceps Size – 13 Inches|
|Shoe Size – 9 US|
Contact Details :-
|Social Media Accounts||Facebook , Instagram , Youtube & Twitter|
|Mobile Number||To be Updated|
|Email Address||To be Updated|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Kapil Sharma
- Does Kapil Sharma smoke?: No
- Does Kapil Sharma drink alcohol?: Yes
- Kapil came from a lower middle-class family with no entertainment background and had to struggle a lot to get himself roles that are worthy.
- During his graduation at Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar, he used to direct plays for his pocket money. He was also a scholarship holder and a national-level winner in theatre.
- He was paid minimum wages in the initial stages of his career and he even acted as a comedian without being paid at all. He has also worked in a PCO, a cloth mill and even picked crates of soft-drinks to earn money.
- His father died in 2004 due to Cancer. He didn’t have the money to join any acting course but due to his sheer talent, many institutions sponsored his acting course fee.
- According to Kapil, his sense of humour comes from his mother who has been his biggest source of inspiration.
- He started his acting career as a theater artist when he was in his early 20s.
- His initial passion was singing and singing is the thing which made him come to the tinsel town.
- He was initially rejected in the audition round of ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge 3’, but received a call to return, and eventually he won the competition.
- With the prize money of 10 lakh (INR) that he won, he did his sister’s wedding, which was the most lavish wedding in his family.
- He is one of the very few comedians in India who were ranked among the list of Forbes magazine in terms of power and money.
- He was being launched to the film industry by the legendary Yash Raj Films, but the project somehow stopped abruptly.
- He met his rumored girlfriend, Preeti Simoes, on the sets of “Comedy Circus” and she is currently working as the creative director of “The Kapil Sharma Show.”
- He once made a news public that his ex-girlfriend who used to work with him in a theater was married to a Gujarati store owner in London. Coincidentally he met her in London a few months ago.
- He is a left-hander.
- In April 2018, he filed an F.I.R. against Spotboye editor Vicky Lalvani and Neeti and Preeti Simoes for maligning his image. In reply, Lalwani shared an audio tape recording of his alleged phone conversation with Kapil Sharma.