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It's a wrap for 'The Kapil Sharma Show'

Update : 17 May 2022, 12:37

The Kapil Sharma Show is one of the most popular shows in the history of Indian Television. The show is all set to go off-air.

After a lot of speculations, it is finally confirmed that the makers of the show are pulling down the curtains of third season.

In March this year, it was reported that The Kapil Sharma Show is taking a small break because of artists’ other commitments. However, the show will also return soon with a fresh season. Apart from a month-long USA tour, Kapil Sharma is also busy with a number of Bollywood projects. He has been shooting for yet-to-be-titled Nandita Das’ movie which also features Shahana Goswami in a key role. Besides this, the comedian has also been reportedly offered a comedy film by OMG 2 producer Vipul D Shah.

Last year too, Kapil Sharma took a break from his show after he became a father for the second time in January 2021.

According to sources, makers of the show, hosted by comedian Kapil Sharma, will the pull the plug on it sometime in June.

The cast of the show had a bash to mark the end of the current season. The party was attended by Kapil Sharma, Sumona Chakravarti, Archana Puran Singh, Kiku Sharda, and Krushna Abhishek among others.

Sumona, who plays the character of Bhuri, took to her official Instagram account and shared a glimpse of the wrap-up party. She dropped a series of pictures from the bash and looks like the comedians had a lot of fun together. In one of the pics, Sumona can be seen taking a selfie with Krushna and Kiku. Chandan Prabhakar can also be seen in the picture. In another picture, Kapil Sharma and Archana Puran Singh join Sumona to pose for the lens.

“N it’s a WRAP! Phir Milenge ek chote se break ke baad.#TKSS" the caption read.

The source also revealed that the talk show will be replaced by another comedy show named 'Indian Laughter Champion'. The panel of judges will include Archana Puran Singh and Shekhar Suman.

Archana is currently also a part of 'The Kapil Sharma Show', and is often seen pulling the host's leg.

Over the years, Kapil has become a household name with the talk show, which has welcomed some of the biggest stars of Bollywood on its couch. The show has been graced by actors like Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Akshay Kumar, Kartik Aaryan, Kiara Advani, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, and many others.

Kapil started his own celebrity chat show called 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' in 2013. He became a household name shortly after. He went on to star as the lead actor in films like 'Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon' and 'Firangi'.

Kapil is now at a level where he is also the producer of his show, 'The Kapil Sharma Show', along with the channel. Recently, the comedian also featured on an OTT platform with his stand-up special, 'Kapil Sharma: I’m Not Done Yet'.

 

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