Kapil Sharma is an Indian comedian, presenter, singer, actor, and producer of The Kapil Sharma show. The comedian from Punjab is popularly known as Kappu and Tony
Kapil was born on 2 April 1981 at Amritsar. He currently lives in Mumbai and his zodiac sign is Libra. Kapil also enjoys singing and traveling. His father, Jeetendra Kumar Punj was a head constable in Punjab police, and his mother, Janki Rani, is a homemaker. Kapil Sharma has a brother, Ashok Kumar Sharma, and a sister Pooja Sharma.
|Nickname||Kappu , Tony|
|Profession(s)||Comedian, Presenter, Singer, Actor, and Producer|
|Date of Birth||2 April 1981|
|Hobbies||Singing and Traveling|
|Height (approx)||in centimetres- 175 cm|
in meter- 1.75 m
in feet & inches- 5’9”
|Weight (approx)||in Kilogram- 80 kg|
in pounds- 176 lbs
Education & Career
Kapil completed his schooling from Shri Ram Ashram Sen secondary school, Amritsar. He is in the list of prominent alumni of the fine arts department of Appejay College, Jalandhar.
|School||Shri Ram Ashram Sen secondary school, Amritsar|
|College||Appejay College, Jalandhar|
In 2006, he started his career as a participant and winner in a Punjabi reality show “Hasde Hasande Ravo” and “The great Punjabi comedy show”.
His fame rose after winning”The great Indian laughter show“. He hosted several shows like “chote Miyan” in 2008, “60th and 61st Filmfare awards” “22nd star screen awards” in 2016, and his own produced shows “The Kapil Sharma Show” and “Family time with Kapil Sharma.”
He acted in various Bollywood films. He played the role of Thakur’s son in Bhavnao ko samjho, himself in ABCD 2, Kumar Shiv Krishan in kis kisko Pyaar karoon, and Manga in Firangi.
Family, Parents, Siblings
|Favourite Food||Aloo Paranthas and Rajma Chawal|
|Favorite Restaurant||Chak98 in London|
|Favorite Actor||Akshay Kumar|
|Favorite Actress||Deepika Padukone|
|Favorite Singer’s||Gurdas Maan and Sardool Sikander|
|Favorite Comedian||Gurpreet Ghuggi|
Money Factor & Car Collection’s
|Net Worth||$ 10 million|
|Car Collection’s|| Mercedes Benz S350|
Range Rover Evoque
Consecutively he won six seasons of comedy circus and season 3 of the great Indian laughter challenge. He won several awards like Indian television academy awards for best comedy actor and funniest serial. The other renowned awards include entertainer of the year, Best comedy show, comedy genius, and many more.
He was awarded as “Most viewed stand-up comedian” in 2019 by the world book of records London.
- He is a left-hander and loves to drink alcohol.
- He is a keen animal lover.
- In 2014, he was selected as a brand ambassador of the Lok Sabha elections.
- Kapil, also appeared on the cover of popular magazine GR8!