Comedy

  • Never treated Sunil Grover as my competitor: Kapil Sharma 04-04-2014 04:34 PM

    Mumbai: Kapil Sharma, who is riding high on the success of his "Comedy Nights With Kapil" show, says if actor Sunil Grover decides to return, he will welcome him. Sunil made it big as Gutthi on "Comedy Nights With Kapil", but quit the show and started his own "Mad In...
  • Kapil Sharma celebrates his birthday with Big B, Lata Mangeshkar 04-04-2014 12:50 PM

    Mumbai: Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma had a memorable birthday this year as he got to meet two legends of Bollywood - Amitabh Bachchan and Lata Mangeshkar. Kapil turned a year older Wednesday. He shared his joy with reporters, recounting how he got a cake from Big B on his show...
  • Kapil Sharma's birthday wish: Hosting Sachin Tendulkar on his show 02-04-2014 05:04 PM

    Mumbai: Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma turned 32 on Wednesday and said his wish is to host cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on his popular show 'Comedy Nights with Kapil', which has so far featured big names like Hindi film superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan and badminton ace Jawala Gutta....
  • 'Delhi Belly' director Abhinay Deo ready with two more scripts 27-03-2014 09:29 AM

    Mumbai: Director Abhinay Deo of 'Delhi Belly' fame is ready with scripts for two comedy films, one of which is slated to go on floors later this year. However, none of them is an adult comedy. The filmmaker made his debut with box-office dud 'Game' but made up with 'Delhi...
  • Amitabh Bachchan to promote 'Bhootnath Returns' on 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' 24-03-2014 10:23 AM

    Mumbai: 'Comedy Nights with Kapil', a popular TV show hosted and produced by comedian Kapil Sharma, is getting bigger every weekend. After a string of superstars appeared on the one-hour show, it is megastar Amitabh Bachchan's turn. The 71-year-old will soon be seen on the comedy show to promote his...
  • 'Ragini MMS 2' review: It might be smarter to market this unintentionally hilarious movie as a spoof instead 21-03-2014 07:53 PM

    'Ragini MMS 2' is less a movie and more a product. Not only does the film have no creative vision, this is a design-by-committee movie out to do one thing and one thing only - make money. Even before you see the names of the creative personnel, you see names...
  • I am honoured to work with Sunny Leone: Ekta Kapoor 05-03-2014 02:43 PM

    Mumbai: TV czarina and film producer Ekta Kapoor misses "masti" (fun) in her life. So, she decided to visit the set of entertaining show 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' with her 'Ragini MMS 2' lead actress Sunny Leone. "It's such a popular show, it is apparently always giving my 'Jodha Akbar'...
  • Sohail Khan to replace brother Arbaaz Khan as judge on 'Comedy Circus' 25-02-2014 04:35 PM

    Mumbai: Director Sohail Khan will be back as judge on 'Comedy Circus', replacing his actor-filmmaker brother Arbaaz Khan. Sohail, 43, who was originally judging 'Comedy Circus', had opted out of the show as he was set to direct Salman Khan starrer 'Jai Ho', which released in January this year. Arbaaz...
  • Sunil Grover should've never left our show: Kapil Sharma 21-02-2014 02:54 PM

    Mumbai: Kapil Sharma, who made it a point to watch the inaugural episode of his former associate Sunil Grover's 'Mad In India', says the latter shouldn't have ever quit his show 'Comedy Nights With Kapil'. Sunil effectively and effortlessly portrayed Gutthi in 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' before leaving the show...
  • Arvind Kejriwal wins Internet points for two popular retweets and the ability to take a joke 18-02-2014 04:05 PM

    Arvind Kejriwal will be credited with many things in the future. He's the force that led cynics to believe in the power of democracy in a country where corruption is deeply entrenched. His footprints in Indian polity ruled by dynastic power players make him stand out like a sore thumb....
  • Comedy shows are stress busters says Shweta Tiwari 18-02-2014 10:29 AM

    Mumbai: Popular TV actress Shweta Tiwari says she finds comedy difficult and is still learning to master it. "When I started shooting for 'Comedy Circus', it was very difficult for me to give instant punches because there were many things which were not written in the script. I had won...
  • Kapil Sharma turns actor with Y-films' 'Bank-Chor' 17-02-2014 06:25 PM

    Mumbai: After inviting actors like SRK and Salman Khan to his TV show, stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma is all set to make his own debut as an actor with thriller-comedy 'Bank-Chor'. Kapil has signed a three-film contract and talent management deal with Yash Raj Films. Y-Films, the youth branch of...
  • Sunil Grover shoots an episode of 'Mad in India' with Ramdev, to be aired in a few weeks 13-02-2014 12:50 PM

    Sunil Grover, whose comedy show "Mad in India" is all set to take off on the small screen, recently shot an episode with yoga guru Ramdev. He is also said to have recorded an episode with singers Udit Narayan and Mika. The episode featuring Ramdev is likely to go on...
  • Snapshot: Three extremely stylish outfits Priyanka Chopra wore in three days 05-02-2014 04:58 PM

    Priyanka Chopra is on a promotional spree and apart from spotted promoting her upcoming film 'Gunday' on various occasions, the actress was recently seen posing with Range Rover at the ongoing Auto Expo in Greater Noida. Clad in a black dress, the actress posed sitting on the bonnet of Range...
  • Snapshot: Ranveer Singh-Arjun Kapoor enjoy a bike ride, Priyanka Chopra laughs out loud 05-02-2014 08:12 AM

    Had Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor not worked in 'Gunday' together, we wouldn't have ever got to know that the actors have a lot in common. From sporting identical looks to having a blast while promoting their upcoming film, and of course their onscreen camaraderie, there's enough to suggest that...
  • Never thought Gutthi will become so big: Sunil Grover 31-01-2014 10:16 AM

    New Delhi: Comedian Sunil Grover, who rose to fame with his on-screen character 'Gutthi', never expected to become so famous. He will soon be seen in his own show 'Mad In India' as 'Chutki' and wishes that this too catches on fast. "I want it to be as popular and...
  • Sunil Grover's new comedy show to be called 'Mad in India' 21-01-2014 10:55 AM

    New Delhi: Stand-up comedian Sunil Grover, who shot to fame playing the role of 'Gutthi' on 'Comedy Nights With Kapil', is returning to the small screen in a new avatar with 'Mad in India'. Sunil, 29, will be sharing the stage with popular TV host Manish Paul and Dolly Ahluwalia...
  • Why 'dadi' aka Ali Asgar said no to a role in Salman Khan's film 20-01-2014 04:56 PM

    Mumbai: TV actor Ali Asgar, popular as 'dadi' on 'Comedy Nights With Kapil', says superstar Salman Khan offered him a role in 'Kick', but he could not do it because of his prior commitments to daily soaps. However, Ali, who worked with Salman in 'Partner', hopes to work with the...
  • 20 Indian stand-up comedians to watch out for in 2014 13-01-2014 02:31 PM

    Charlie Chaplin once said that life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot: this quote pretty much sums up what stand-up comedians do to tickle your senses - they take a serious subject, something you can relate to, and show you how funny life actually...
  • Gutthi to turn into Chutki on his own show 11-01-2014 03:34 PM

    Mumbai: Comedian Sunil Grover, much in the news in the last quarter of 2013 for his hasty exit from Kapil Sharma's show is set to resurrect his beloved creation Gutthi in a different avatar on his own show. The show will air on Star Plus later in January, and its...
  • Kapil Sharma shows off Indian of the Year award on his show 07-01-2014 09:02 PM

    Kapil Sharma who was recently declared as the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year in the entertainment section for the outstanding success of his TV show 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' showed off his trophy at the sets of his comedy show. ...
  • TV round-up: No room for run-of-the-mill shows in 2013 26-12-2013 12:49 PM

    New Delhi: Typical saas-bhau or family dramas have outlived their sell-by date! The collapse of 'Chhanchhan' and 'Dil Ki Nazar Se Khoobsurat' sent out a loud and clear message that viewers want fresh and innovative content. Old and boring saas-bahu tales were given the thumbs down by fans of Hindi...
  • Kapil Sharma thanks fans after winning Indian Of The Year award 22-12-2013 03:30 PM

    Mumbai: Comedian Kapil Sharma, who received CNN-IBN Indian of the Year 2013 award in the entertainment category, thanked his fans for their love and support. Producer and host of "Comedy Nights With Kapil", he received the award from actor-filmmaker Amol Palekar at the event Friday. "Receiving Indian of the Year...
  • Why everybody wants to be on 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' 22-12-2013 01:32 PM

    New Delhi: Actor Arshad Warsi is a busy bee this weekend. After wrapping up few interviews, he will head to Kapil Sharma's TV show 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' and hopes to enjoy there. "Some more interviews during the day and the evening will be spent on 'Comedy Nights With Kapil'....