Kapil Punj people know as Kapil Sharma born on April 2, 1981 at Amritsar,India.His father name Jeetendra Kumar Punj was a head constable in Punjab Police and his Mother name Janak Rani.
Kapil Sharma has appeared multiple times inthe Forbes India Celebrity list and was awarded the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year 2013. He was also ranked third in the Most AdmiredIndian Personality List by The Economic Times in 2015.
He was nominated for the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by none other than the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was trolled heavily on social media when he tweeted to Prime ministers office in 2016.
Kapil Sharma 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 including Elli Avram, Manjari Phadnis.
Kapil Sharma was born on 2nd April 1981 inAmritsar, Punjab. His father Mr Jeethendra Kumar was a head constable in the Punjab Police and his mother Janak rani is a housewife.
Kapil has an elder brother, Ashok Kumar is also a part of Punjab police. He also has a sister named Pooja Sharma. As a child, Kapil was called by his nick name Tony by his mother.
Even at a very small age, Kapil was not ashy kid. Right from the age of four, he had started getting on the stage and cracking jokes at the weddings of relatives.
He was also good in studies as a child. His early education till Class 12th in a government school called PBN senior secondary school. Incidentally his costar in the Kapil Sharma show Chandan Prabhakar also studied at the same school.
After completing the class 10th, He started working for a PCO to make some pocket money. For his higher education, Kapil went to the Hindu college in Amritsar.
In college time he had started doing theatre but he did not have money to give fees. But he was able to get education with sponsorship and scholarships so that he could represent the college in youth festivals.
He has done his bachelors in Commercial Art and has also done a diploma in Computer Science. During his education, his father had got very unwell.
That is when he started teaching theatre to earn money. Kapil’s father was detected with cancer in 1997 and died in 2004. After death of his father’s one member could take his job which was taken by his brother.
Also Kapil started shouldering all the responsibilities of the family after this, including the marriage of his younger sister Pooja in 2008.
After completion of his college education, Kapil had to struggle for 10 years in theatre in Punjab.
He was doing some stand up and got a chance to work on the Punjabi show Hasde Hasande Raho on MH One channel. In the meantime, Great Indian laughter challenge conducted an audition in Amritsar for Season 3, but he was rejected although his school mate Chandan prabhakar was selected.
Kapil was determined to make it in comedy and again went to Delhi for audition and finally got selected. In 2007 he won 10 lakh Rs as the prize money on reality television Show.
He used that prize money for his sister’s wedding. After that he was later seen as a contestant in the show Ustaadon Ka Ustaad in 2008. Than, he was a part of Sony’s Comedy Circus later and he win six seasons of the show.
Kapil Sharma also hosted the Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa dance reality show and the comedy show Chhote Miyan. In 2013, Kapil Sharma launched his own production house K9 Productions and started the series Comedy Nights with Kapil on Colors.
The Comedy Nights with Kapil on Colors series was extremely successful and made him one of the most sought after comedians in India. After the end of Comedy Nights with Kapil, he signed a contract with Sony TV for a new show called The Kapil Sharma Show.He is currently working on multiple projects. Now the name of Comedy Nights with Kapil is change in to his name Kapil sharma Show. Now it is one of the most popular show in india as well as all over the world.
After a long period of struggle, Kapil has definitely arrived and is enjoying unparalleled success in his career. After that he married to his longtime girlfriend Ginni Chatrath in Jalandhar on 12 December 2018.Now both having a daughter name as Anayra Sharma.
We wish him all the luck in all his future projects.