Indian actor and stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma hails from a middle class family from Amritsar, Punjab. He began his acting career with The Legend of Bhagat Singh, but he had to wait to be famous until he participated and became winner in television reality comedy show The Great Indian Laughter Challenge (season 3).
After The Great Indian Laughter Challenge Kapil Sharma never looked back and won several other shows carving a niche for him. Interestingly he has done serious roles in theatres but is acclaimed for his perfect comic timing. In coming days, he will be seen in forthcoming films such as It's My Life, Sher Khan and Shah Rukh Khan starrer Chennai Express.
Kapil Sharma has hosted several reality shows as well Punjabi International Film Awards event held in Toronto in 2012. Multifaceted personality Sharma was also selected as second runner up in singing reality show Star Ya Rockstar.