Kapil Sharma is an Indian stand-up comedian since 2007. He is currently hosting the popular show named The Kapil Sharma Show which is telecast on the Sony TV. He is also an Actor, Producer, and Singer.
Kapil Sharma Net Worth 2020
According to reports, Kapil Sharma has a net worth of $26 Million (INR 195 Crore) in the year 2020. He earns the revenue from his television career, film as well as an endorsement for many brands. However, his exact net worth is unknown for the year 2018 because of less appearance on television. Forbes India has ranked him at 18th position in the list of Top 100 Celebrities for the year 2017 with an annual income of Rs. 48 Crore.
Kapil Sharma Biography
|Full Name||Kapil Sharma|
|Birthdate||2nd April 1981|
|Birth Place||Amritsar, Punjab, India|
|Age (as of 2020)||38 Years|
|Occupation||Comedian, Anchor, Actor, Film & Television Producer|
Early and Personal Life
He was born in Punjabi Family. His father Jeetendra Kumar was a head constable in the Punjab Police and was died in 2004 at AIIMS Delhi. His mother Janak Rani is a housewife.
He has one brother named Ashok Kumar Sharma who working as a Police constable and has one sister named Pooja Pawan Devgan. He recently married to Ginni Chatrath on 12 December 2018. The wedding ceremony was held in Jalandhar.
Kapil Sharma did his schooling from Shri Ram Ashram Sen School, Amritsar and did his graduation from Khalsa Hindu College, Amritsar.
Kapil Sharma has started his career as a stand-up comedian in the television show named The Great Indian Laughter Challenge. He was a winner of the session and won a cash price money of Rs. 10 lakh. He also worked for a Punjabi show on MH One Channel.
Thereafter, he joined the Comedy Circus show which telecast on Sony TV. He was a winner of the total six seasons of the show. After worked for the numerous shows as a role of comedian, he started his own comedy show named Comedy Nights with Kapil on Colors channel.
The show was a super hit from the start as well as trended for a long time. Undoubtedly, He won numerous awards for this show. He also played the role of anchor for an award function and hosted a show named Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and Chhote Miyan.
After the end of Comedy Nights with Kapil, he started a new show named The Kapil Sharma Show which telecast on Sony TV. Its last episode was telecast on 24 January 2016 and went for a break.
After taking a gap, he restarted his popular show named The Kapil Sharma Show and its first episode was telecast on 29 December 2018.
Kapil Sharma made his Bollywood debut with the movie named Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon. The film was a Hindi romantic comedy and directed by Abbas Mustan. He played the male lead role in the movie with the opposite four actresses. The movie was released on 25 September 2015. His second movie was Firangi, a historical period comedy film. The film was directed by Rajiv Dhingra and was released on 1 December 2017.
Kapil Sharma has won numerous awards as a comedian in the film industries and television.
- Indian Television Academy Awards for Best Actor (Comedy) in the Comedy Nights with Kapil
- Sony Guild Film Awards Promising Debut (Male) in the movie named Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon
- Star Guild Awards for the Best Comedy show named Comedy Night with Kapil
- CNN-IBN Indian of the Year as an Entertainer of the Year
- BIG Star Entertainment Awards for Most Entertaining Comedy Show named Comedy Nights with Kapil
- Indian Television Academy Awards for Comedy Nights with Kapil and Comedy Circus as a Best Actor (Comedy) and Funniest Serial named Comedy Nights with Kapil.