Kapil Sharma was born on 2 April 1981 in Amritsar, Punjab, India. He is 43 years old till 2022. He is primarily known for hosting The Kapil Sharma Show. He won the stand-up comedy reality show, The Great Indian Laughter Challenge season 3 in 2007.
|2 April 1981, Amritsar, Punjab
|5ft 8 in (168 cm)
|Jeetendra Kumar Punj
|Stand-up Comedy, Host
|Pooja Pawan Devgan
|Ashok Kumar Sharma
Kapil Sharma age is around 42 years old as of 2023.Kapil Sharma was born in a Punjabi family in the city of Amritsar of Punjab, India.
His father Jeetendra Kumar Punj was a head constable in Punjab Police, while his mother Janak Rani is a homemaker. His father was diagnosed with cancer in 1997 and died in 2004 at AIIMS in Delhi.
Kapil was married with Ginni Chatrath in Jalandhar on 12 December 2018. They had a daughter on 10 December 2019 and his daughter name is Anayra Sharma. On 1 February 2021, the couple had another child, a son name Trishaan.
He studied at Shri Ram Ashram Senior Secondary School, Amristar and Hindu College in Amritsar. He is featured in the list of prominent alumni of Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar.
Kapil Sharma rose to fame after winning the comedy reality television show “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge” in 2007, for which he won a cash prize of ₹10 lakh. He had previously worked in the Punjabi show “Hasde Hasaande Ravo” on MH One channel. Kapil has stated that he moved to Mumbai in order to become a singer.
He also hosted the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 6 and another comedy show “Chhote Miyan” Sharma was seen as a contestant in the show Ustaadon Ka Ustaad in 2008. In 2011, he participated as a contestent in ZEE TV singing reality show “Star Ya Rockstar”, he fished as runner up.
Kapil was the co-host of the 60th Filmfare Awards in 2015 along with Karan Johar. He was the presenter for the fourth season of Celebrity Cricket League, 2014. He appeared as a guest on the opening episode of the eighth season of the Indian television game show “Kaun Banega Crorepati” and also as a celebrity guest on The Anupam Kher Show. He also appeared as a guest in “Koffee With Karan” in 2017.
Kapil made his Bollywood debut as the male lead in the movie “Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon”, a romantic-comedy directed by Abbas Mustan opposite four actresses, Elli Avram, Manjari Phadnis, Simran Kaur Mundi and Sai Lokur.
In 2020, it was announced he will star in a kids comedy show, titled The Honey Bunny Show With Kapil Sharma on Sony Yay.
The Kapil Sharma Show wins big at an award function for ‘Comic Genius’.
Kapil Sharma Net Worth
Kapil Sharma is a very famous comedian in India. The magic of his art brings smiles to millions of faces and people learn to laugh openly. Apart from this, Kapil is also an actor, anchor, and a good singer. Kapil hosted many famous shows “The Kapil Sharma Show”, “Comedy Nights with Kapil” and many others.
Kapil Sharma also has many brand endorsements for which he charges Rs. 1 Crore per endorsement. Kapil Sharma charge Rs 30-35 lakh per episode because he plays different characters.
|Net Worth In Indian Rupees
|280 Crore INR
|Monthly Income And Salary
|3 Crore +
|35 Crore +
|Comedian, Hosting, Acting
Social Media of Kapil Sharma
Kapil has a huge amount of followers on Social media platform. He has an 43.7 Million followers on Instagram.
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
1. What is the income of Kapil Sharma?
Ans. Kapil Sharma monthly income is around 3 to 3.5 Crore rupees.
2. Where is Kapil Sharma from?
Ans. Kapil Sharma is from Amritsar, Punjab.
3. How old is Kapil Sharma?
Ans. Kapil Sharma is 43 years old.
4. What is net worth of Kapil Sharma?
Ans. Kapil Sharma net worth is 280 Crore .
5. What is the wife name of Kapil?
Ans. Kapil Sharma wife name Ginni Chatrath.
6. From where completed his education?
Ans. He completed his schooling from Shri Ram Ashram Senior Secondary School.