Kapil Sharma acts pricey, charges 1.25 crore for CCL

One of the most talented comedians of India, Kapil Sharma has hiked his price. With the popularity of his comic show, ‘Comedy Nights With Kapil’ aired on Colors, Kapil Sharma is acting pricey and he has hiked his price to considerable amount. He has charged Rs 1.25 crore to host the extra innings of Sohail Khan's celebrity cricket matches this season.

Kapil has apparently charged about Rs 1.25 crore for the extra innings. A source said, "Kapil is highly popular and one of the highest paid stand up comedian in today's time."

CCL which kick-starts on January 25 in Mumbai will see rapper king Honey Singh’s performance as well. Meanwhile, actors like Randeep Hooda, Ayushman Khurrana, Armaan Kohli, Sameer Kocchar, Ali Zafar and Zayed Khan, Sachiin Joshi will be seen in action on the field.

Kapil Sharma has reached the zenith. His show ‘Comedy Nights With Kapil’ is hugely liked by the audience. Kapil has found place in Forbes India's 'celebrity 100' list. "Thank you god and my fans for making it possible..." Kapil posted on Twitter.

Kapil Sharma came into limelight when he won the season 3 of the reality show ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge’. He played various characters in ‘Comedy Circus’ before starting his own production house K9 Productions under which he produces ‘Comedy Nights With Kapil’.