Kapil Sharma (born 2 April 1981) is an Indian stand-up comedian, television presenter, actor, and producer. He is well known for hosting The Kapil Sharma Show. Also, he previously hosted the television comedy shows Comedy Nights With Kapil and Family Times With Kapil.
Ormax Media rated Kapil Sharma the most popular Indian television personality in April 2016. Sharma was nominated in 2014 for the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by the Indian Prime Narendra Modi. He spread awareness among people for cleanliness and other hygiene-related social issues. For his contribution towards the mission through his show, the President of India invited him to the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
He participated in Sony’s Comedy Circus and went to win six seasons of the show. Also, he hosted the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa Season 6 and another comedy show Chhote Miyan. In 2013, Kapil launched his own show, Comedy Nights With Kapil, under the banner K9 Productions on Colors.
Kapil was the co-host of the 60th Filmfare Awards in 2015 with Karan Johar. He was also the presenter for the fourth season of Celebrity Cricket League, 2014. Moreover, he appeared as a guest on the game show Kaun Banega Crorepati. Further, he appeared as a celebrity guest on The Anupam Kher Show. Later again, he appeared in Koffee With Karan in 2017.
Kapil made his Bollywood debut as the male lead in the movie Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon. It is a romantic comedy movie. Abbas Mustan directed the film. They release the film on 25 September 2015. The film received mixed reviews and did record-breaking opening day business for a debutant.
The Kapil Sharma Show:
After the end of Comedy Nights With Kapil, Kapil signed a contract with Sony TV for a new show, The Kapil Sharma Show. Its last episode was aired on 24 January 2016. The Kapil Sharma Show started airing on 23 April 2016 and received a positive response from the viewers.
His next show was launched on 25 March 2018 stating as Family Time With Kapil Sharma which ended after 3 episodes.
Kapil Sharma is known for his efforts in promoting animal rights. He and the cast of Comedy Nights With Kapil appeared in a PETA campaign to promote the adoption of homeless cats and dogs. In July 2014, he adopted a homeless dog, a retired police dog from Mumbai. Furthermore, he has also campaigned to save tortured elephants across the country. Narendra Modi nominated Sharma for Swachh Bharat Abhiyan for which he campaigns regularly and promotes on his show.
It is very common to hear controversies of actors, superstars, businessmen, and other great personalities. After all, Kapil Sharma is an Indian stand-up comedian, and of course, there are controversies with him too. So, let’s start with his controversies.
- Kapil Sharma was trolled for making an appeal only for the citizens of Punjab, and not for other states. Flood-hit other states too.
- Kapil Sharma Show, Family Times With Kapil is put on hold, as the makers don’t have a bank of episodes.
- Kapil Sharma accused Sunil Grover of lying. He said that he had asked Sunil Grover to join the show, but Sunil said that he didn’t get any invitation. And Kapil later tweeted saying Sunil is a lier.
- Kapil Sharma brawl with Sunil. It is said that drunk Kapil was abusing Chandan Prabhakar. But when Sunil comes to handle, he ended up physically and verbally.
- Marathi actress Deepali Sayyad accused that Kapil had misbehaved with her at a wrap-up party.
- Kapil Sharma is accused of misbehaving with female co-stars.
- Kapil Picks SRK over Salman Khan. There were rumors that Kapil was once upset with Salman Khan when the latter had chosen to promote Comedy Nights Bachao rather than Comedy Nights with Kapil. He, therefore, picked SRK over Salman in an interview.
- Kapil Sharma kept Priyanka Chopra waiting for good 3 hours. There was nothing good with the two.
- Kapil was accused of too demanding. For an event in UP, he had charged Rs. 65 Lakhs which was too costly.
Kapil got married to Ginni Chatrath in 2018. It is rumored that they are now blessed with a baby girl child.
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