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Kapil Sharma Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 12, 2021

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Short Biography

Kapil Sharma was born on 02-04-1981 in Amritsar in the State of Punjab in India as Kapil J Punj. He is an Indian Comedian, Television Presenter, Film Actor, Television Actor, Television Personality, Television Producer, Film Producer & Singer. He is best known for hosting The Kapil Sharma Show.

Kapil Sharma Complete Bio & Career

Kapil was born in Amritsar. He did his school studies at Shri Ram Ashram Sen School. In addition, he did his graduation from Amritsar Hindu College. He began his career from the comedy show Hansde-Hansande –Raho aired on the H-1 channel. However, his major breakthrough was from the comedy show Great Indian Laughter Challenge.
He became the winner of the show in 2007 and he was awarded the trophy as well as he received 10 lakh prize money. The Great Indian Laughter Challenge reached Kapil Sharma in the houses of Indian people. After attaining success he appeared in the comedy circus aired on Sony Tv. He even won all the seasons of the Comedy Circus. Kapil Sharma performed with different people in this show and entertained the people not only to judge but also to win the hearts of their loved ones.
In the year 2013, he decided to launch his own comedy show under the banner of K9 productions, (Which is made in their own banner) Comedy Nights with Kapil. This show was broadcast on Colors TV. Which proved to be a huge hit.  Comedy Nights with Kapil became India's most famous comedy show. Through this show, Kapil had become very fond of and it became India's most expensive comedian. In the 2014, Lok Sabha elections he was appointed as the brand ambassador of Delhi. On August 17,  in the first episode of KBC season-8, he appeared as a star guest in the show.
In the same following year, he hosted the 60th Films Fair award along with Karan Johar. He started his film career with Abbas Mustan's Films "Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon" in which Kapil worked in the Lead Role. The Forbes list of 2012 which was made for Indian celebrities included Kapil Sharma in the list of 100. Kapil had been in the limelight for his bad behavior with his co-star Sunil Grover and everyone criticized Kapil's misbehavior. He returned back with his show The Kapil Sharma Show again in 2018.

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Kapil Sharma Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to a homemaker mother Janak Rani and former Punjab police head constable Jeetendra Kumar Punj. He has two elder siblings include a sister named Pooja Sharma (Pooja Pawan Devgan) and a brother named Ashok Kumar Sharma (Police Constable). He was in a relationship with model / social media personality Ginni Chatrath. Kapil married Ginni on 12-12-2018. The couple is blessed with a daughter named Anayra Sharma (Born: 10-12-2019) and a son named Trishaan Sharma (Born: 01-02-2021).

Life's Important Dates Of Kapil Sharma

Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 12
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Amritsar, Punjab, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Sardar Vallabbhai Patel Nagar, Versova, Mumbai
School Shri Ram Ashram Sen. Sec. School, Amritsar
College Hindu College, Amritsar
Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Singing, Travelling, Reading
Marital Status Married
Debut Film Debut - Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon (2015)
TV Debut: Hansde Hansade Ravo (2006)
Best Movies Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon (2015) among others
Salary 60-80 lakh/episode (INR)
Net Worth $10 million
Best TV Shows Hasde Hasande Ravo (2006)
The Great Indian Laughter Challenge - Season 3 (2007)
Chhote Miyan (2008)
Ustaadon Ka Ustaad (2009)
Comedy Circus (2010-2013)
The Kapil Sharma Show (2016 to Present) among others


Car Collections Range Rover Evoque


Favorite Color White, Black
Favorite Actress Deepika Padukone
Favorite Actor Akshay Kumar
Favorite Place London, Paris
Favorite Food Rajma-Chawal, Aloo Paranthas
Favorite Comedian Gurpreet Ghuggi

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Kapil Sharma

  • He initially came to Mumbai with the dreams of becoming a successful singer.
  • When he auditioned for the Great Indian Laughter Challenge in 2007, he was rejected at first. But as a wild card entry, he went on to win it.
  • He was praised by Lata Mangeshkar as a contestant on a singing reality contest.
  • In the 2016 Forbes list of celebrities, he was at the 7th place.
  • In 2014, Lok Sabha elections he was appointed as the brand ambassador of Delhi by the Election commission of Delhi.
  • He belongs to a family which has produced cops for generations.
  • Kapil Sharma got his name registered on the World Book of Records London as the best and the most viewed comedian not just in India but in abroad as well.

Kapil Sharma Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

43 years, 0month, 19 days old age Kapil Sharma will turn 44 on 02 April, 2025. Only 11 months, 11 days, 5 hours,24 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Kapil Sharma has celebrated the total number of 43 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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