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Kapil Sharma Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More

Kapil Sharma

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Bio
Real NameKapil Sharma
NicknameTony and Kappu
ProfessionComedian, Actor, Singer, Producer
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weightin Kilograms- 73 kg
in Pounds- 161 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 40 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth2 April 1981
Age (as in 2016)35 Years
Birth PlaceAmritsar, Punjab, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAries
SignatureKapil Sharma signature
NationalityIndian
HometownAmritsar, Punjab, India
SchoolShri Ram Ashram Sen. Sec. School, Amritsar
CollegeHindu College, Amritsar
Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar
Educational QualificationsGraduate
DebutFilm Debut: Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon (2015)
Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon
TV Debut: Hansde Hansade Ravo (2006)
FamilyFather- Late K. Sharma (worked as head constable in Punjab police)
Mother- Janak Rani
Kapil Sharma with his mother
Brother- Ashok Kumar Sharma
Kapil Sharma mother and brother
Sister- Pooja Sharma
ReligionHindu
AddressSardar Vallabbhai Patel Nagar, Versova, Mumbai
HobbiesSinging
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.
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodRajma-Chawal, Aloo Paranthas
Favourite ActorAkshay Kumar
Favourite ActressDeepika Padukone
Favourite MusicianGurdas Mann, Sardool Sikandar
Favourite ComedianGurpreet Ghuggi
Favourite RestaurantChak89 in London
Favourite DestinationLondon
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Preeti Simoes
Kapil Sharma with Preeti Simoes
Bhavneet (Ginni) Chatrath (Rumour)
Wife/SpouseN/A
Style Quotient
Car CollectionRange Rover Evoque
Kapil Sharma Range Rover Evoque
Money Factor
Salary60-80 lakh/episode (INR)
Net Worth $10 million

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.
  • 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 humour 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 which 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.
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