Kapil Sharma achieves 10 million likes on Facebook

The rise of Kapil Sharma as a comedian on the small screen is meteoric. His latest show ‘Comedy Nights With Kapil’ which is less than a year old is already a huge hit. Recently the Facebook page of the program touched the milestone of 10 million likes and this is no joke. However, Kapil is smiling on his feast nevertheless.

Speaking about the achievement, Kapil said, "Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who likes our page and shares our content with their friends. Comedy Nights With Kapil is not only the number one show in terms of viewership, but now also in terms of fan base."

The comedy show is frequented by eminent Bollywood stars and cricket players along with other famous personalities from different fields. This is another reason and testimony to the rising popularity of the show. Kapil being the producer and host of the show is no doubt pleased as a punch with the Facebook results that certifies his efforts. Kapil went on to say about it that, "It's a signal of approval from the viewers on social media all across the globe that we are creating a product that people love to watch not only on TV but also consume it on other digital platforms like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and the mobile app.” He also added that, "My little hobby of making people laugh has grown into a flourishing content on television, one that I will strive harder to better even further."

We wish Kapil all the luck and after all we as an audience need a little laugh too. Kapil is doing a pretty good of bringing the laughter in our drawing rooms. A smiling Sidhu Paaji must be nodding his head in agreement in the background somewhere. However, Sidhu’s comment on the feast of reaching 10 million magic figure is not yet forthcoming.

Kapil Sharma plays the role of Bittu in ‘Comedy Nights With Kapil’, an average Indian male. TV actress Sumona Chakravarty plays the role of Bittu’s dumb wife. The role of the mischievous dadi is played by comedian Ali Asgar and the role of bua is portrayed by Upasana Singh.

Earlier Sunil Grover who played the popular role of Gutthi in the show left to start his own show, named ‘Mad in India’. But the show didn’t run well and now rumors are high that Sunil may once again return to ‘Comedy Nights With Kapil’.