The Kapil Sharma Show is one among the foremost popular and loved shows in the country. While the new season is predicted to return in the month of May with more artists and writers, we found the remuneration of the cast of the show, which is sort of huge as they bring home cheques worth lakhs after each episode.
The host of the show, Kapil Sharma who made us laugh like crazy; is a Heartbeat of the show. The Actor gets paid Rs 30-35 lakh per episode. Reportedly, for the upcoming season, he has hiked his fee and is charging Rs 50 lakh per episode.
The popular comedian, Krushna Abhishek, who played one among the foremost loved characters on the show, Sapna, reportedly charges Rs 10-12 Lac per weekend episode. However, in an interview, he cleared, “These salary cut rumours are false. We are becoming our stipulated amount. We are extremely happy working together.”
Chandan Prabhakar, who garnered popularity for portraying the character of Chandu the tea-seller, charges Rs 7 lakh per episode.
Bharti Singh is seen playing different characters on the Kapil Sharma Show. lately, she is typically seen playing Kapil’s Bua and therefore the viewers are loving her! Bharti Singh charges Rs 10 to 12 Lac per weekend episode.
The funny man, who made us laugh with characters like Bacha Yadav, Bumper et al., gets paid Rs 5- lakh per episode.
Sumona Chakravarti has been a crucial a part of the Kapil Sharma Show. She was a member of the first season of the show too. She charges Rs 6-7 Lac per day as per reports.
Archana Puran Singh
Archana Puran Singh, who replaced Navjot Singh Sidhu on The Kapil Sharma Show overnight is being paid Rs 10 Lac per episode consistent with reports. In one among the episodes, Archana Puran Singh talked about the gender pay gap. When asked what she would really like to become if given the facility of a shape-shifting snake, she said she wants to become Navjot Singh Sidhu as he takes home double salary than her.
There were reports that Archana Puran Singh isgoing to be paid Rs 2 Crore for the whole season. That’s way but Navjot Singh Sidhu, who took home Rs 25 Crore per season.
For those that do not know, Navjot Singh Sidhu had to exit from the show after his comments on the Pulwama attack. In an interview he said, “For a handful of people, can you blame the entire nation and can you blame an individual? It (the attack) is a cowardly act and I condemn it firmly. Violence is always condemnable and those who did it must be punished.”
However, this season tons of old members of the show didn’t still be a part. there have been earlier rumours that Sunil Grover will come to the show. However, he didn’t. Recently when asked about the show while he was promoting his movie Tandav, during a rapid-fire he said that he can’t hate Kapil Sharma because he’s funny.