Kapil Sharma Biography, Height, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Family & More

Kapil Sharma is an Indian stand-up comedian, television presenter, actor and producer known for hosting The Kapil Sharma Show. He previously hosted the television comedy shows Comedy Nights with Kapil and Family Time with Kapil.

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Marriage Date: 12 December 2018
Age: 40 Years
Wife: Ginni Chatrath

Kapil Sharma

Kapil Sharma biography
Nickname(s) Tony, Kappu
Profession(s) Comedian, Actor, Singer, Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.) – Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 2 April 1981
Age (as of 2021) 40 Years
Birthplace Amritsar, Punjab, India
Zodiac sign Aries
Signature Kapil Sharma signature
Nationality Indian
Hometown Amritsar, Punjab, India
School Shri Ram Ashram Sen. Sec. School, Amritsar
College Hindu College, Amritsar
Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar
Educational Qualifications Graduate
Debut Film Debut: Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon (2015)
Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon
TV Debut: Hansde Hansade Ravo (2006)
Family Father– Jeetendra Kumar Punj (worked as head constable in Punjab police)
Kapil Sharma's Father Jeetendra Kumar Punj
Mother– Janak Rani
Kapil Sharma with his mother
Brother– Ashok Kumar Sharma
Kapil Sharma mother and brother
Sister– Pooja Sharma
Kapil Sharma With His Sister Pooja Sharma
Religion Hinduism
Address Sardar Vallabbhai Patel Nagar, Versova, Mumbai
Hobbies Singing
Controversies • In 2015, he was accused of misbehaving with his female co-stars (Monali Thakur, Tanishaa Mukherjee, etc.) during an event related to International Marathi Film Festival Awards 2015. Initially, he refused to comment, however, he later tweeted that, “I fall, I rise, I make mistakes, I live, I learn, I’ve been hurt but I am alive. I am human, I am not perfect but I am thankful 🙂 (sic)”
• After the telecast of few initial episodes of The Kapil Sharma Show, nurses from various medical colleges and hospitals in Amritsar registered a complaint at a police station alleging that the show has demeaned their profession by objectifying them, such as Rochelle Rao portraying the character of a glamorous nurse, which led to people raising objections.
• On 9 September 2016, his tweet alleging corruption in the Shiv Sena- and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) created controversy, after which Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis replied on Twitter by saying that, “Kapilbhai pls provide all info. Have directed MC, BMC to take the strictest action. We will not spare the culprit.”
Kapil Sharma tweets to PM Modi
• In December 2015, an FIR lodged was against him for destroying mangroves near his Versova residence in Mumbai.
• In March 2017, Kapil Sharma, who was reportedly drunk, was accused of being abusive to Sunil Grover on a flight from Melbourne, Australia. A few days later, Kapil admitted on Facebook that he had an ‘argument’ with Sunil and questioned the intentions of eyewitnesses who claimed that he had assaulted Sunil. In reply to this, Sunil posted a message on Facebook as given below.
Kapil Sharma and Sunil Grover controversy in March 2017
• In April 2018, he had filed an F.I.R. against his former managers Preeti and Neeti Simoes and the editor of entertainment news portal ‘Spotboye,’ Vicky Lalwani, for maligning his image in media. Later, the F.I.R. got leaked online and was shown by Zee News. Kapil also mentioned that Preeti had threatened him to pay ₹25 lakh or otherwise she will create more tension for him. Vickey Lalwani also filed a non-consignable complaint against Kapil Sharma for using abusive language and threatening him over the phone. Sharma even tweeted on Friday with objectionable words against Lalwani.
Kapil Sharma - Vicky Lalvani twitter war
Favorite Things
Food Rajma-Chawal, Aloo Paranthas
Actor(s) Akshay Kumar
Actress Deepika Padukone
Singer(s) Gurdas Mann, Sardool Sikander
Comedian Gurpreet Ghuggi
Restaurant Chak89 in London
Destination London
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Ginni Chatrath (Comedia, Entrepreneur)
Kapil Sharma with Ginni Chatrath
Wife/Spouse Ginni Chatrath
Children Son: Kapil Sharma and his wife, Ginni Chatrath, ‘re blessed with a baby boy on 1 February 2021.
Daughter: Anayra Sharma
Kapil Sharma with his daughter Anayra Sharma
Marriage Date 12 December 2018
Kapil Sharma And Ginni Chatrath wedding card
Marriage Place Jalandhar, Punjab
Kapil Sharma and Ginni Chatrath's marriage photo
Style Quotient
Car Collection Range Rover Evoque
Kapil Sharma Range Rover Evoque
Money Factor
Salary (approx.) Rs. 60-80 lakh/episode
Net Worth (approx.) $10 million
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Kapil Sharma

Some Lesser Known Facts About Kapil Sharma

  • Does Kapil Sharma smoke?: No
  • Does Kapil Sharma drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Kapil came from a lower-middle-class family with no entertainment background and had to struggle a lot to get himself roles that are worthy.
  • During his graduation from Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar, he used to direct plays for his pocket money. He was also a scholarship holder and a national-level winner in theatre.
  • He was paid minimum wages in the initial stages of his career and he even acted as a comedian without being paid at all.  He has also worked in a PCO, a cloth mill, and even picked crates of soft-drinks to earn money.
  • His father died in 2004 due to Cancer. He didn’t have the money to join any acting course but due to his sheer talent, many institutions sponsored his acting course fee.
  • According to Kapil, his sense of humor comes from his mother who has been his biggest source of inspiration.
  • He started his acting career as a theater artist when he was in his early 20s. Kapil Sharma in younger days
  • His initial passion was singing and singing is the thing that made him come to the tinsel town.
  • He was initially rejected in the audition round of ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge 3’ but received a call to return, and eventually, he won the competition.
  • With the prize money of 10 lakh (INR) that he won, he did his sister’s wedding, which was the most lavish wedding in his family. Kapil Sharma sister wedding
  • He is one of the very few comedians in India who were ranked among the list of Forbes magazine in terms of power and money.
  • He was being launched to the film industry by the legendary Yash Raj Films, but the project somehow stopped abruptly.
  • He met his rumored girlfriend, Preeti Simoes, on the sets of “Comedy Circus” and she is currently working as the creative director of “The Kapil Sharma Show.”
  • He once made a news public that his ex-girlfriend who used to work with him in a theater was married to a Gujarati store owner in London. Coincidentally he met her in London a few months ago.
  • He is a left-hander.
  • In April 2018, he filed an F.I.R. against Spotboye editor Vicky Lalvani and Neeti and Preeti Simoes for maligning his image. In reply, Lalwani shared an audiotape recording of his alleged phone conversation with Kapil Sharma.
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  • In December 2019, Kapil was blessed with a baby girl. He took to Twitter, to share this news with his fans and wrote,

    Blessed to have a baby girl, need ur blessings, love u all, jai mata di.”

    Kapil Sharma's Tweet

    Kapil Sharma’s Tweet

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