Kapil Sharma Biography, Age, Family, Wife, Career & Net Worth

kapil sharma biography

Kapil Sharma Biography

Today I will discuss Kapil Sharma biography. Almost in every Indian family who seeing Hindi channels “Saturday & Sunday sam; the Kapil Sharma ke nam”. Kapil Sharma the name means comedy who loves to make people laugh. We all know him as Comedy King but he also has proved himself as an actor, television presenter, producer & one of the best hosts in current timings. Let’s have a close view of the comedy king Kapil Sharma biography, age, family, wife, daughter, career, lifestyle, net worth, and unknown facts.

kapil sharma biography
Kapil Sharma

Kapil Sharma Biography:

Real Name Kapil Sharma
Nick Name Tony, Kappu
Profession  Stand-Up Comedian, Television Presenter, Actor and Producer
Date Of Birth 2 April 1981
Age (As of 2020) 39 Years
Place Of Birth Amritsar, Punjab, India
Current Residence Mumbai, Maharashtra
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Body Measurement Height: 5’9″ (Approx.)

Weight: 80-85 Kg (Approx.)

Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Clack
Father Late Jeetendra Kumar Punj
Mother Janak Rani
Brother Ashok Kumar Sharma
Sister  Pooja Pawan Devgan
School  Shri Ram Ashram Senior Secondary School, Amritsar
College Hindu College in Amritsar

Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar

Highest Education Unknown (To be updated Soon)
Relationship Status Married
Wife/Girlfriend Ginni Chatrath
Debut Tv Hasde Hasande Ravo (As a Contestant)

Chhote Miyan (As a Host)

Debut Movie Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon
Favorite Actor Akshay Kumar
Favorite Actress Deepika Padukone

Early Life & Family:

Although Kapil has the honor to make people happy. His early life was neither simple nor happy. Kapil born 2nd April 1981 in Amritsar Punjab; that time his name was Kapil Punj. His father’s name is Jitendra Kumar punj & his mother was Janaki Rani. His father was a head constable in Punjab Police, but in 1987 when Kapil was in 12th standard, his father diagnosed as having cancer & in 2004 he died. Due to this their family undergone through a financial crisis. Since that time Kapil started working to take care of family expenses.


He completed his school from Shri Ram Ashram Senior Secondary school. Sharma has done his graduation from Hindu College in Amritsar. He also studied from Apeejay College of Fine Arts.

Life-Changing Moment:

In 2007 Kapil won the comedy reality show THE GREAT INDIAN LAUGHTER CHALLENGE for which he got 10 lakh prize money.


Television –

He came in the limelight after winning the comedy show in 2007; after that, he continuously worked in many shows; sometimes as a participant or host like COMEDY CIRCUS in SONY; as a host in JHALAK DIKHHLA JAA 6; another comedy show CHHOTE MIYAN, etc.& finally in 2013 he launched his own show COMEDY NIGHT WITH KAPIL with K9 production in colors T.V. He worked as a co-host in 60th film fare awards with KARAN JOHAR; In 2016 he signed THE KAPIL SHARMA SHOW with sony entertainment television & renewed this contract in 2018 also.

Bollywood –

Kapil’s debut in Bollywood as a male lead role in KIS KISKO PYAAR KAROON in 2015 & his 2nd movie FIRANGI released on 2017,

Relationship Status

In 2005 Sharma and Ginnie met each other. After dating almost twelve years on 12 December 2018 they got married in Jalandhar. on 10th December 2019, Kapil Sharma & Ginni Chatrath blessed with a baby girl named Anayra Sharma.

Kapil Sharma’s Wife NameGinni Chatrath


kapil sharma wife

Kapil Sharma Daughter Name – Anayra Sharma

kapil sharma daughter
Anayra Sharma


  1. ITA award for best comic role in 2012, 2014, 2015 for the show Comedy Nights with Kapil.
  2. CNN-IBN Indian Of The Year 2013 in the category Entertainer of the Year.
  3. BIG star entertainment award in the category Most Entertaining Comedy Show for the Comedy Nights with Kapil show.
  4. Star guild awards in the category Best Comedy Show for the same show.
  5. Gold awards & Indian Television Academy Awards for best comedy show in 2019 for The Kapil Sharma Show.

Income & Net Worth:

Kapil Sharma is the richest comedian in India. Most probably he also the highest paying Indian Comedian. He takes 70-80 Lakhs per episode (approx.) and His net worth 10 Million Doller (approx.) as 0f 2020.


His life is full of controversies after he came in limelight, in 2015 he accused in misbehaving with Monali Thakur. In the same year, FIR launched against him for destroying mangroves. In 2017 the biggest fight took place between Kapil & Sunil Grover as he insulted him in drunk condition & this problem go so far that his favorite show went air off. But after all of these also Kapil is THE COMEDY KING.

Unknown Facts:

  1. Currently, his show is produced by Salman khan.
  2. Kapil’s nickname KAPPU.
  3. Kapil first came to Mumbai to be a singer.
  4. Kapil’s hobby is singing.

So with all of the theses, we can conclude that THE COMEDY KING KAPIL‘s life is full of entertainment means happiness; tragedy romance & a big success. Really it’s an encouraging the able journey of life that says if you fall down it’s not the end maybe it’s a starting of a new success.

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