Archive for the ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’ Category

I think Guthi belongs to Sunil Grover, says Raju Srivastava!

November 23, 2013 Leave a comment

The controversy regarding the exit of Sunil Grover aka Gutthi from Colors’ popular show Comedy Nights With Kapil is far from over. Last Via Com 18, the media house producing the show had claimed of having copyright on character Guthi.

However, if believe standup comedian Raju Srivastava, it is not a fair deal. “I feel whether it is a standup comedy act or any character of film or serial, every artistic work is an intellectual property of an artist and the creator should have all right to have copyright over it. Read more…

When have I said that I am taking Gutthi with me, asks Sunil Grover!

November 22, 2013 Leave a comment

A lot has been said over Sunil Grover aka Gutthi exit from the popular comedy show Comedy Nights With Kapil on Colors. Recently, Viacom 18 who produces the show issued a public statement which said that they have the rights of Gutthi, and no other actor would be allowed to take Gutthi out of the show.

Surprised with the sudden turn of events, Sunil said, “First of all, when have I said that I am taking Gutthi with me? I just said I am doing something else. I never said anything about taking the character with me.” Read more…

I’m still trying to figure out what went wrong, says Kapil Sharma on Gutthi’s exit!

November 20, 2013 Leave a comment

There has been enough said about the sudden exit of Sunil Grover, who played Gutthi in popular reality show Comedy Nights with Kapil. And now Kapil Sharma has finally come clean on the controversy. It was said earlier by Kapil’s team that Sunil demanded more money, which was rejected by the makers, hence he left the show, where some said that Sunil was planning to launch his own comedy show.

But what Kapil says it here. “I’m still trying to figure out what went wrong. It started with contractual issues between Sunil and the channel. Later, I got this feeling that Sunil was disconnected from the show. He then wanted a break to travel. The next we heard was that he was planning his own show. So, I guess the association was destined to end. There is no bad blood; Sunil is like a brother,” he said. Read more…

Its official; Gutthi quits Comedy Nights with Kapil while Kapil is looking for her replacement!

November 14, 2013 Leave a comment

One of the funniest characters on Comedy Nights with Kapil, Gutthi, played by actor-comedian Sunil Grover has quitted the show after some remuneration issues with production house. Kapil Sharma, the host and producer of the show, says he is now looking for his replacement.

Kapil said, “Sunil was an important character of the show and we will miss him for sure. Gutthi had become one of the most popular characters of television today. But, Gutthi was just a part of Comedy Nights with Kapil and not the entire show. We will go forward without him as well.” Read more…

Sunil and Kapil deny having ego clashes on Comedy Nights with Kapil!

November 13, 2013 Leave a comment

Buzz has that Sunil Grover, better recognized as Gutthi from Comedy Nights with Kapil, is quitting the show cited remuneration issues. Some media reports also state that he has some ego clashes with host Kapil Sharma. However, Sunil come out rubbishing rumors and said that he respect Kapil a lot and there is no monetary issues between channel and him.

“Kapil is a dear friend and an absolute delight to work with. I have absolutely no problems with him. My contract with the show was over. And I had to leave the show due to prior commitments,” said Sunil. Read more…

Funny character Gutthi might bid adieu to Comedy Nights with Kapil!

November 12, 2013 Leave a comment

Now we don’t need to tell you how popular and loving Comedy Nights with Kapil has become these days. It has been soaring to the new heights of success with number one position on TRP board. All thanks to Kapil Sharma’s splendid sense of humor coupling with some of the funniest characters like Gutthi, played by Sunil Grover, Dadi played by Ali Asgar, Mrs. Sharma by Sumona Chakravarti, Palak essayed by Kiku Sharda among more. All these character helped the show to become one of the most loved shows in no time.

Now, buzz making hullabaloo has that funny and popular character Gutthi is likely to take exit from the show. “Sunil Grover has demanded a raise in his pay package which was not acceptable by the channel and the production house. As a result, Sunil has apparently stopped shooting for the show and has decided to walk out of it,” reveals insider. Read more…

Deepika-Ranveer almost in tears laughing their heart out at Kapil’s jokes on CNWK!

November 7, 2013 Leave a comment

Television’s number one show Comedy Nights with Kapil is set to welcome Bollywood’s two talented stars in the coming weekend. Gorgeous Deepika Padukone and handsome Ranveer Singh have recently shot an episode with comedian Kapil Sharma and promoted their upcoming film Ram Leela, which is directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

Interestingly, it would be Deepika and Ranveer’s second visit on the popular show of Colors TV. Earlier, Deepika appeared with Shahrukh Khan and Rohit Shetty for the promotions of Chennai Express, while Ranveer promoted his non-commercial film Lootera with Sonakshi Sinha. Both films cashed money at box-office and garnered appreciation for the actors. Looking for the same response for their upcoming film Ram Leela, Deepika and Ranveer chose this show over other reality and fictional shows for the promotions. Read more…

Kapil Sharma slammed rumours about his relationship!

October 25, 2013 Leave a comment

The man who has become a popular public figure having India’s number one non-fiction show Comedy Night with Kapil, Kapil Sharma is apart from his commendable show has also been hogging headlines with his relationship status. Reports doing around the telly world have stated that Kapil is to be dating colleague Preeti Simoes, while some report said he is engaged to his acquaintance Ginni.

However, Kapil has come out slamming rumors about his relationship with both. Said sources, “What’s disturbing is that this is happening at a time when Kapil is trying to give his all to the show. After the sets of the show was gutted by fire, all his team members came together to resurrect it and put their best foot forward to not let the accident affect their enthusiasm. But these rumours are only adding to his trouble.” Read more…

Sunil Grover as Guthi in Comedy Night with Kapil is amazing, says Surbhi Jyoti!

October 21, 2013 Leave a comment

Everybody is going gaga over the hilarious performance of every character in Comedy Night with Kapil. And it is not just the audience who likes the characters but TV celebs are also enjoying the show, which has become India’s number one show in non-fiction shows.

Telly adorable Surbhi Jyoti, the lead protagonist of Zee TV’s popular show Qubool Hai (4 Lions Films production) speaks about shows she likes most and how she manages to bring time for those ones from her busy schedule. She says she like to watch Comedy Nights with Kapil and loves the character of Sunil Grover who plays Guthi. “I love watching Sunil Grover as Guthi in Comedy Nights with Kapil; he is amazing,” said Surbhi. Read more…

Comedy Nights with Kapil gets a new set in Filmcity!

October 18, 2013 Leave a comment

Everything seems back on the track for Colors’ laugh riot Comedy Nights with Kapil, which was broken out by fire on September 25 morning at the Goregaon Film city. The team is set with its brand new and bigger set now. Show host and standup comedian Kapil Sharma is ready to rock from the new set.  He tweeted, “Going for a press meet on our new set. Kal se phir dhamaal shuru on our new n bigger set.”

The team of comedian Kapil Sharma, who is the producer of the show, moved to a different set in Lonavala and shot for three week episodes there. Actor Salman Khan lent the sets of reality show Bigg Boss 7 to Kapil Sharma’s show. Read more…

Kapil Sharma approached for Nach Baliye 6!

October 10, 2013 Leave a comment

You have seen laughter king Kapil Sharma tickling down eveyone’s funny bones, and even saw him singing on various platforms, now if buzz goes correct then our favorite Kapil would come on the dance floor of Nach Baliye season 6 in an attempt to cash in on his ever-increasing popularity.

Sources close to the production team of Nach Baliye revealed that the team has approached Kapil, along with his alleged girlfriend Preeti Simoes, who is associated with his production house K9. The team member of K9 gushes over the chemistry and understanding of Kapil and Preeti, who have together been working for Kapil’s hit show Comedy Nights with Kapil on Colors channel. They even claim that Preeti is the backbone of the show. She was also associated with Comedy Circus, which happens to be Kapil’s debut show. However, they have kept their three-year-old relationship fiercely guarded. Read more…

Anil Kapoor comes up with an enthralling roller-coaster ride with 24!

From the moment Anil Kapoor bought the Indian Version official rights of the famous American T.V Series 24, The Trade, Press, Media and Viewers started drawing certain comparisons. Some started comparing Anil Kapoor with Keifer Sutherland, while others started analyzing Indian Viewer’s acceptance towards the show. Anil Kapoor’s ’24’ premiered its first episode tonight at 10 pm on Colors. It also replaced the popular comedy show, Comedy Nights With Kapil.

So how is the show? Will it shatter all Daily Soap records with its TRP? Will 24 bring a new revolution in the history of Indian Television? Can 24 become a platform where a T.V watching viewer starts accepting big stars on small screen (On a Serial Format, of course and not in some Game or Reality based shows)? Read more…

Kapil Sharma beats Amitabh Bachchan in TRPs!

A major variation has been noticed among Top General Entertainment Channels (GECs) like Star Plus, Colors, Zee and Sony in their Gross Viewership in Thousands (GVT) this week compared to the previous week. While other side channels like SAB, Life OK and Sahara One saw a rise in their gross ratings.

In the non-fictional shows, Comedy Night with Kapil despite facing a heavy loss as their set caught fire, saw highest GVT this week. Its gross rating counted 6804 much higher than reality-shows like KBC (hosted by Amitabh Bachchan), Bigg Boss (hosted by Salman Khan), DID Dance ka Tashan (popular dance show on Zee TV), and Comedy Circus (on Sony TV). Read more…

No more Friday telecast for Uttaran and Bani!

With Anil Kapoor’s much-awaited crime thriller serial 24 coming from 4 October 2013, the channel Colors will see some minor programming changes. From the upcoming Friday, Filmfarm India’s Uttaran, which is slated to air from 10 to 10:30 pm and Mystic ProductionsBani- Ishq Da Kalma aired from 10:30 to 11 pm, Mon-Sat, will go on air only Monday-Thursday. The Friday and Saturday time slot of 10 to 11 will be taken by Anil Kapoor’s 24.

“24 will air every Friday and Saturday from 10 to 11 pm. Thus, the shows that are currently airing at this slot will not be aired on these two days. While on Saturday its K9 productionsComedy Nights With Kapil will also see a change,” report said. Popular show Comedy Nights With Kapil will air only on Sundays from this week to make way for 24. Read more…

Kiku Sharda will be back in FIR!

Good news for the fans of comedian Kiku Sharda, who is currently seen tickling down the funny bones of everyone as Palak in Comedy Nights With Kapil. He is coming back to his old stints as Gulgule in SAB TV’s highly popular comedy show FIR, which stars Kavita Kaushik as Chandramukhi Chautala. He will return to his old role as constable Gulgule, who used to irritate his senior inspector Chandramukhi and in return gets a numbers of slaps each time.

Kiku, also seen in Sony TV’s Comedy Circus confirmed his comeback to FIR saying, “I have been a part of FIR for seven years. We took a short break and now I am soon going to return to the show. I will be playing the same character, Gulgule, and will showcase the same chemistry with Chandramukhi Chautala. I will be the same chirpy and foodie guy.” Read more…