Kapil Sharma is an Indian stand-up comedian, television presenter, actor and producer. He hosted a television comedy show Comedy Nights with Kapil from June 2013 to January 2016. Currently, he is hosting another comedy show on Sony Entertainment Television named The Kapil Sharma Show.
He initially came to Mumbai with the dreams of becoming a successful singer.
When he auditioned for the Great Indian Laughter Challenge show in 2007, he was rejected at first. But later came into the show as a wild card and won that Show.
He belongs to a family which has produced cops for generations.
He was Awarded as the Indian of the Year in 2013 by CNN-IBN.
He spent all his prize money from winning the laughter challenge on his sister’s marriage.
He used to pick crates of soft drinks at one point of time for money and has even worked in PCO's.