Kapil Sharma’s net worth is $50 Million USD, He is one such individual who has every cell of his body immersed in a sense of humor. His journey as a comedian has rather been an interesting one. If laughter is the best medicine, then Kapil Sharma is the best doctor in the world. Each and every household is familiar with his name. Kapil Sharma is extremely popular and rightfully so.
Kapil Sharma’s Net Worth
Let’s check out Kapil Sharma’s net worth, properties, cars, personal life, and much more.
|Net Worth||40 million USD|
|Birthday||2 April 1981|
|Profession||Indian stand-up comedian|
Estimated in the year 2021, Kapil Sharma’s net worth is the humongous amount of 40 million USD, which is 300 crore INR! He makes a whopping sum of 1 crore INR from each show he does. His monthly income is more than 5 core INR. No wonder, Kapil Sharma is one of the richest comedian stars present.
Every time he performs, one cannot help giggling all the while. Amidst the disheartening circumstances of the coronavirus Pandemic, the time when his show returned on Sony television, it surely managed to sprinkle hope within the depressed souls. What Kapil Sharma does, is simply phenomenal. He is blessed, in order to bless us all by sharing happiness and never-ending laughter. Despite going through certain controversies and problems, the obstacles in his way never hindered his potential as a comedian.
Kapil Sharma embraces and then reflects all the love he receives in the form of laughter. With great power, comes great responsibility and Sharma definitely seems to be aware of the highest position of love that he holds in everyone’s heart. Becoming a successful comedian is a daunting task but Kapil Sharma with the help of his talent makes it look so easy. Below is the list of his honors and achievements:
- Ormax Media April 2016 – Most popular Indian television personality.
- Forbes, 2016 and 2017 – 11th and 18th in the Celebrity 100 list
- CNN-IBN 2013 – Indian of the Year in the Entertainment category
- The Economic Times 2015 – Most Admired Indian Personality
- Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi nominated Sharma in the year 2014 for the “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan”.
- In September 2015, Indian President, Pranab Mukherjee invited Kapil Sharma to the “Rashtrapati Bhavan” in order to acknowledge his contribution.
- Featured in the list of prominent alumni of Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar.
- Winner of comedy reality television show “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge” in the year 2007.
Along with being a super-talented comedian, Sharma is also an actor who has debuted in the comical movie “Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon” and later on in the movie, “Firangi”. Kapil Sharma is one of the highest tax-payers in India who pays an annual tax of approximately 5-10 crore INR. He earns large bits of his income mainly from his shows, movies, brand endorsements, advertisements, and promotions. Let’s take a look at how he puts his money to great use.
Properties owned by Kapil Sharma
Kapil Sharma is a married man who lives with his entire family in Mumbai. In the year 2021, Sharma bought his own house in the suburban area of Mumbai. The house cost him around 8 crore INR. Apart from this, he also holds the ownership of multiple real-estate properties which are spread across the country.
Cars owned by Kapil Sharma
Kapil Sharma surely seems to love luxurious cars, and bikes, and below is the list of the same.
- Mercedes Benz S Class – 1.2 Cr +
- Mercedes Benz C Class – 50 Lakh +
- Volvo X90 – 1 Crore +
- Suzuki Hayabusa – 15 Lakh
- Kawasaki Ninja H2R – 30 Lakh
Let’s now dive straight into his personal life and favorites
Kapil Sharma’s Personal Life
Kapil Sharma hails from an authentic Punjabi family. He was born as Kapil Punj in Amritsar, Punjab, to a head constable and a housewife, Unfortunately, Kapil lost his father to monstrous cancer in the year 2004. Kapil does mention how proud he is of his late father every now and then on his show and shares a great bond and attachment with his mother, Janak Rani.
Kapil Sharma completed his education at Shri Ram Ashram Senior Secondary School, Amritsar, and then from Hindu college in the same city. He is well-versed in Punjabi and Hindi languages. Kapil tied knots with his girlfriend Ginni Chatrath in the city of Jalandhar on 12 December 2018. The couple was blessed with a daughter and a son in the years 2019 and 2021 respectively.
Kapil Sharma’s career as a comedian kick-started after he won “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge”. He already was loved by his fans and considered to be one of the best comedians on the show. A cash prize of 10 Lakh INR was awarded to him after winning the show. Before winning this particular show, Kapil had participated in a Punjabi show called “Haste Hasaande Ravo” which aired on MH One channel.
Little do people know that Kapil Sharma in reality wanted to be a professional singer and he had moved to Mumbai in order to achieve the same. Later on, Kapil participated in Sony’s “Comedy Circus” and made it to six seasons. He worked as a host in the dance reality show “Jhalak Dikhla Ja (Season six) and another comedy show named “Chhote Miyan”. He also contented in the show “Ustaadon ka Ustaad” in the year 2008.
After his long journey of being a participant, he eventually launched his own show named “Comedy Nights with Kapil” which was initially in contract with “Colours Television” and later he renamed his show “The Kapil Sharma Show” which is still running in contract with “Sony Television”. Both his shows successfully received positive responses from viewers all around the world. He inculcates within his shows, the genres of observational comedy, insult comedy, character comedy, satire, and improvisational comedy on subjects like Bollywood, Punjab, the monotonous everyday life, and Indian as well popular culture.
Kapil Sharma’s life is not all unicorns and rainbows but has also been prone to some serious controversies. His female co-stars such as Monali Thakur and Tanisha Mukherjee among others had accused him of misbehavior during a festival in the year 2015. In response to this controversy, Sharma tweeted, “I fall, I rise, I make mistakes, I live, I learn, I’ve been hurt but I’m alive. I am human, I am not perfect but I’m thankful (sic).”
His show was accused of objectifying nurses and demeaning their professions, specifically the role portrayed by Rochelle Rao. One of the most viral controversies is that of his tweet regarding the alleged corruption in the Shiv-Sena and Bharatiya Janata Party which evoked a response from Maharashtra’s CM Mr. Devendra Fadnavis who tweeted, “Kapil Bhai pls provide all info. Have directed MC, and BMC to take the strictest action. We will not spare the culprit.” An FIR was lodged against Kapil Sharma for destroying the mangroves near his Versova residence, Mumbai. He was also accused of being abusive to his co-star Sunil Grover in the state of being drunk.
Kapil Sharma is a hard-core animal lover and has taken immense efforts for the cause. He has promoted animal rights numerous times. Sharma along with the cast of his show made an appearance in a PETA campaign in order to promote the adoption of poor homeless cats as well as dogs. Many of us are not aware that this kind-hearted soul actually adopted a retired police dog from Mumbai. Apart from this, he has also given his voice to saving tortured elephants. Kapil after his nomination consistently promoted and campaigned for “The Swatch Bharat Abhiyan”
Kapil Sharma Favourites
Kapil Sharma keeps conveying his all-time favorites on his show and most of us might be familiar with a few. He loves to indulge in delicious Rajma-Chawal and Aloo Parathas. His favorite actor is our evergreen action hero Akshay Kumar. Needless to say, Kapil Sharma has always been in head over heels love with the Indian actress Deepika Padukone. He is an abundant admirer of music and singers and two of his favorites are Gurdas Mann and Sardool Sikander. Kapil Sharma is definitely all of our favorite comedians, but did you know that his favorite comedian is Gurpreet Ghuggi. His favorite restaurant is in London, which also is his favorite destination, and is named “Chak89”.
Kapil Sharma Top Comdey Videos
Kapil Sharma will forever be admired and praised by millions for making their time filled with happiness. His show will keep reaching new heights with the passage of time. Kapil Sharma is the epitome of kindness who by putting up a brave front, spreads smiles relentlessly across the country, regardless of his own difficulties. This is one of the best qualities that a human being can harbor. Money might help you to survive but love is what will make you live. Watch Kapil every weekend nailing it on Sony Television with his humorous chit-chatting with the adorable guests and his “tickling funny-bones” performances.
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