If anyone has to be titled as the king of comedy on small-screen then it has to be awarded to none-other than Kapil Sharma. He started his career as a wild card entrant on The Great Indian Laughter Challenge and soon achieved unbelievable heights with his charm, wit and hard work.
Your life becomes awesome, once you start living for making others happy
A man who made every Indian laugh, Kapil is neither a stranger to struggle nor to fame. Kapil has defined new heights as a comedian by winning hearts all over the globe. If you used to watch his show then you must be aware that his fan-following is not restricted to India.
Well! For all his fans who already know that it’s the king of comedy's birthday, here are some lesser known facts about the hilarious Kapil Sharma:
Singing comes first!
For Kapil Sharma long before he knew that he will have to do comedy, singing was his first love and was his first choice of profession while entering Bollywood. We surely can now see brief glimpses of his singing talent in his comedy shows.
Wild card entrant
You would be surprised to know that Kapil was rejected by the selectors of The Great Indian Laughter Challenge but later entered as a wild card entry. At that time, no one had any idea that he will not only win this trophy but will also define new heights as a comedian.
Praised by singer Lataji
Before entering The Great Indian Laughter Challenge, Kapil also tried his luck at a singing reality show but could not win it. However, Kapil’s biggest achievement in that realty show was that he got praised by the singing legend Lata Mangeshkar for his singing.
Sister's wedding gift
We all know that Kapil won The Great Indian Laughter Challenge which also changed his life completely. But have you ever thought what he did with the prize money won by him? He used that prize money (10 Lakh) for providing his sister with a lavish marriage function and gifts.
Featured in the Forbes
Yes, we ain’t kidding. Comedian Kapil Sharma was selected as one of the Top 100 celebrities of the World 2016 for his contribution to the Indian Entertainment industry. Indeed, his contribution is unparallel.
The Kumars at No.42
Not many know that Kapil’s show ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’ was loosely based on a British TV show, The Kumars at No.42 where comedian Sanjeev Bhaskar hosts a celebrity chat-show while playing different characters on the small-screen.
His life has surely been a roller-coaster ride but one thing is for sure that we cannot thank Kapil Sharma enough for making us all laugh. We wish you a very happy birthday Kapil Sharma. Stay tuned for more lifestyle related updates.Follow our Bollywood Magazine For Latest Bollywood News and Gossips.