Kapil Sharma Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Kapil Sharma

Biography / Wiki

The Multitalented personality, Kapil Sharma is a stand-up comedian, actor, anchor, singer, film, and TV producer. He is well known for his comedy shows. He runs his own comedy show The Kapil Sharma Show.

Initially, he wanted to become a singer but finished as a comedian. He is a very hard-working and dedicated person and he also struggled a lot to reach this point. His hard work pays off and he was listed in the list of Forbes Celebrity 100 at 11th position in 2016.

Height / Weight / Age

Born in 1981, Kappu will turn 39 years old in the year 2020. He seems to be tall with a height of 175 in centimeters and 5’9” in feet and inches. He is a well-built guy with body measurements 40 inches chest, 34 inches waist, and 12 inches biceps.

He seems very fit and healthy and weighs 80 in kilograms and 176 lbs in pounds approximately. His black eye color and his Black hair make his personality even more dapper.

Net Worth

According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Kapil Sharma is $26 Million.

Education / Family

Kapil was born and raised up in Amritsar, Punjab, India, and belongs to a Middle-class Brahmin family. He was born to the late Jeetendra Kumar Punj (Father) who worked as head constable in Punjab Police and Janak Rani who is a homemaker.

He has two siblings one brother Ashok Kumar Sharma and one sister Pooja Sharma. He went to Shri Ram Ashram Sen. Sec. School, Amritsar to completing his schooling education and further enrolled in Hindu College, Amritsar to pursue his graduation Bachelor of Arts.


Kapil Sharma

Nickname Tony, Kappu
Birth Place Amritsar, Punjab, India
Date Of Birth 2 April 1981
Age 42 Years
Height In centimeters – 175cm

In feet inches – 5’9”

Weight in Kilograms- 80 kg

in Pounds- 176 lbs

Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Profession Comedian, Actor, Singer, Producer
Sexual Orientation Straight
School Shri Ram Ashram Sen. Sec. School, Amritsar
College Hindu College, Amritsar

Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar

Religion Hinduism
Nationality Indian
Home Town Amritsar, Punjab, India
Debut Film Debut: Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon (2015)

TV Debut: Hansde Hansade Ravo (2006)

Fathers Name Jeetendra Kumar Punj (worked as head constable in Punjab police)


Jeetendra Kumar Punj
Jeetendra Kumar Punj

Mothers Name Janak Rani


Kapil Sharma with his mother
Kapil Sharma with his mother

Brothers Ashok Kumar Sharma


Kapil Sharma & Ashok Kumar Sharma
Kapil Sharma & Ashok Kumar Sharma

Sister Pooja Sharma


Kapil Sharma with his sister
Kapil Sharma with his sister

Career / Fashion And Style

He started his career through a Punjabi comedy reality show ‘Hasde Hasande Ravo’ which was telecasted on MH One. Later to this, he participated in another Punjabi comedy show, ‘The Great Punjabi Comedy Show.’ In 2007, he participated and won the Hindi comedy reality show, ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge Season 3’.

Following this, he featured in many comedy shows like ‘Ustaadon Ka Ustaad’ (2009), Hans Baliye (2009), Comedy Circus (2010-2013), and Star Ya Rockstar (2011).  In 2010, he made his acting debut from the film ‘Bhavnao Ko Samjho’ by playing the role of Thakur’s Son.

From 2010 to 2012 he consecutively won the six seasons of the comedy TV show ‘Comedy Circus’. Later in 2013, he founded his own production company named ‘K9 Productions’. Under his production, he runs his own comedy show ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’ which was telecasted on Colors TV. His show became the highest-rated scripted show in India.

He also hosted many awards shows including the 60th Filmfare Awards in 2015, Star Guild Awards in 2015, 22nd Star Screen Awards in 2016, 61st Filmfare Awards in 2016, and 62nd Filmfare Awards in 2017.

In 2015, he acted as a lead role in the film ‘Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon.’ His film and acting were praised by critics and the audience. In 2017, he produced his first film and also acted in it named Firangi but the film didn’t perform well at the box office.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

Kapil married to his lady luck Ginni Chatrath on 12 December 2018. The couple blessed with a daughter Anayra Sharma

Girlfriend Ginni Chatrath (Comedia, Entrepreneur)
Marital Status Married
Wife Ginni Chatrath (Comedia, Entrepreneur)

Kapil Sharma with his wife
Kapil Sharma with his wife

Children Daughter: Anayra Sharma
Kapil Sharma with his daughter
Kapil Sharma with his daughter

Son: None

Favorite Things

Here we are providing you the list of his favorite things.

Favorite Actors Akshay Kumar
Favorite Actress Deepika Padukone
Favorite Musical Instrument Not Known
Favorite Singer(s) Gurdas Mann, Sardool Sikander
Favorite Comedian Gurpreet Ghuggi
Favorite Destinations London
Favorite Food Rajma-Chawal, Aloo Paranthas
Favorite Restaurant(s) Chak89 in London

Kapil Sharma

Some Interesting Facts About Kapil Sharma

  • He worked in a PCO when he was in the 10th class.
  • He campaigned to save animals and to adopt homeless animals.
  • He made his guest appearance in Koffee with Karan Season 5 in 2017.
  • Kapil abused Chandan Prabhakar (stand-up comedian) in an airplane in 2017.
  • He is a Left-hander.
  • He used to drink alcohol on many occasions.
  • He is fond of animals.
  • He is the Brand ambassador of Lok Sabha Elections held in 2014 for the Delhi Election Commission.