Kapil Sharma is an Indian stand-up comedian, TV anchor and singer. He was selected among top 100 celebrities in 2013 Forbes India magazines and he was ranked 96th in that list. Now he is hosting the Indian comedy show "Comedy Nights with Kapil".
Kapil Sharma started his in 2006 career from punjabi channel MH1 Hasde Hasounde Raho. Sharma hosted a comedy show Chhote Miyan and Jhalak Dikhla Jaa season 6 on Colors. In 2009, he joined the comedy reality show Hans Baliye as a wild card entry. He also won comedy series Comedy Circus Ke SuperStars, Comedy Circus Ka Jadoo, Jubilee Comedy Circus, Comedy Circus Ka Naya Daur and Kahani Comedy Circus Ki on Sony India. He also co-hosted the first Punjabi International Film Academy Awards in Toronto in 2012. At CNN-IBN Indian of the Year awards, Sharma was felicitated with Entertainer of the Year award for 2013 by Amol Palekar. In 2014 Lok Sabha Election, he was declared the Brand Ambassador by Delhi election commission. He was to make his film debut with Yashraj film's Bank Chor, but the comedian opted out of it.