Kapil Sharma finds place in Forbes for the fourth time, the comedian is on cloud nine
Yes, comedian Kapil Sharma finds place in Forbes for the fourth time, and the comedian is on cloud nine. He has bagged 7th position on the celebrity list of Forbes. So it’s a celebration time. Isn’t it? The Forbes India Celebrity 100 list is out and amongst a host of film and sports stars, and the odd authors and comedians, Kapil Sharma features as the only TV personality.
He grabbed the No. 7 spot overall, he earned Rs 15 crore, more than the actors like Arjun Kapoor (Rs 13.88 cr), Suresh Raina (Rs 13.4 cr), Sania Mirza (Rs 13.25 cr), Sonakshi Sinha (13.13 cr), Irrfan Khan (12.38 cr) and Prabhudeva (11.5 cr).
Kapil’s Fame rank for the year is 7 and Money rank stands at 51. Apart from this, it is the fourth time Kapil Sharma has featured on the list. In the year 2012, he was ranked 96, earning Rs 2.25 crore, while he was doing Comedy Circus on Sony TV.
His Money rank that year was 91 and Fame rank 92. All we can say is Kapil Sharma slowly and steadily climb the ladders of success. 2013 was the year when his most popular show Comedy Nights with Kapil started. He also hosted Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 6 that year.
His soaring popularity and increasing bank balance ensured he bagged the No. 93 slot that year. He earned Rs 4.5 cr while his Fame rank was 82 and Money rank was 87.
Kapil Sharma is phenomenal
Yes, he is so because the increasing TRPs of Comedy Nights and his multiple appearances on TV, tripled his bank balance to 12.5 cr in 2014. Apart from hosting his own show, Kapil Sharma hosted lot of others show too. In 2014, he was invited as a guest on Big B’s Kaun Banega Crorepati 8 and The Anupam Kher Show.
His overall rank in the Forbes list was 33 in 2014. His money rank also saw a substantial improvement as he grabbed the 47 slot. But this is the year, he truly became one of India’s most famous entertainers and his Fame rank jumped from to 7 . This year it’s really special for Kapil and his team because he has also done several international live shows with the cast of Comedy Nights with Kapil in countries such as Dubai and Canada. He tried his luck in Bollywood too from finally his film Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon, collecting approx Rs 50 cr. We wish him many more successful years.