Kapil Sharma - biography

Actor from India

Kapil Sharma (born 18 April 1981) is a stand-up comedian and actor from Amritsar, India. He was the winner of stand up comedy reality series, The Great Indian Laughter Challenge (Season 3) on STAR One, where he received acclaim for his stand-up comedy characters, Lala Roshan Lal and Shamsher Singh (the Punjab Police cop). In 2010, he won the Comedy Circus's 2010 version, Comedy Circus Ke SuperStars and Comedy Circus Ka Jadoo. In 2011, he won Jubilee Comedy Circus in a tie with Krushna Abhishek - Rajiv Nigam, Comedy Circus Ke Taansen and Comedy Circus Ka Naya Daur on Sony Entertainment Television, partnering with Parvati Singhal, Shikha Singh, Ali Asgar, Shweta Tiwari, Sumona Chakravarti and others. He participated in a comedy reality show Ustaadon Ka Ustaad (2008); the contestants of Comedy Circus performed against those from Great Indian Laughter Challenge, He also co-hosted comedy show Chhote Miyan (2008) with Juhi Parmar on Colors. In 2009, he joined the comedy reality show Hans Baliye (STAR One), as a wild card entry, along with Ginni as a partner.. He also co hosted the first Punjabi international film awards in Toronto in 2012. He has acted in movies such as The Legend of  ( Wikipedia article )


Personal facts

Date of birth
Place of birth
Rakesh Sharma
Stand-up comedian, Actor


Year Performance Character
2007 Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron Hero

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