Happy Birthday Kapil Sharma: Interesting Facts About Kapil Sharma

Kapil Sharma is a superstar. The actor may be going through a bad phase in his life but there is no denying the fact that he is the best entertainer in India. His shows like Comedy Circus, Comedy Nights With Kapil and The Kapil Sharma Show have become an integral part of our lives. He is the man who has proved himself as the stress buster for millions of Indian around the world. As Kapil Sharma is celebrating his 36th birthday today, we present to you some interesting facts that show that the man is a real gem.

Winner of ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge’ in 2007, Kapil was initially rejected. He went on to win it as a wild card entry.
Kapil Sharma- The Great Indian Laughter ChallengeHe spent all his prize money (10 lakhs) for his sister’s wedding.
Kapil sharma sister weddingFor Kapil, music is the first love of his life. In fact, he came to Mumbai with the dream of becoming a successful singer.
Kapil sharma singingHis debut film Kis Kis Ko Pyaar Karoon collected ₹10.5 crore on its opening day and became the highest first-day grosser for a newcomer, beating the previous record holder Student Of The Year.
kis kisko Pyaar Karoon was the top opener for newcomerHe received best debut Male award for his performance in Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon.
Kapil Sharma Award Kis Kisko Pyaar KaroonKapil has seen tough times in his life. The ace comedian has worked in a cloth mill, a PCO and also picked soft-drinks crates for earning money.
Kapil Sharma struggleKapil Sharma participated in 8 seasons of Comedy Circus, and got First prize for all the seasons.
Kapil Sharma Comedy CircusKapil came from a police background. His father Shri Jeetendra Kumar was a head constable in Punjab Police and his brother Ashok Sharma too is in police.
Kapil Sharma Police ManKapil sharma has been awarded with CNN IBN Indian Of The Year award in 2013.
Kapil Sharma Indian Of The YearHis Show, Comedy Nights with Kapil has created history, it was a top show in non fiction category, for around 100 weeks, in its run of 2 years and 7 months.
Comedy Nights With KapilKapil has a huge crush on Deepika Padukone. He wanted Deepika to be a part of his debut movie. Since Deepika rejected the movie, Elli Avram was signed and was named ‘Deepika’ in the movie.

Kapil and Deepika

He was selected to be among the top 100 celebrities by Forbes India. This list also has big names like Virat Kohli, Katrina Kaif, Ranbir Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Sachin Tendulkar and SRK. Kapil ranks 11th on the list in 2016.

Kapild Sharma Forbes 2016Happy Birthday Kapil Sharma. You have been and will always remain our superstar.