Kapil Sharma debuts in Bollywood, signs 3-film deal with Yash Raj Films

 Kapil Sharma debuts in Bollywood, signs 3-film deal with Yash Raj Films

Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma, a favourite of the likes of superstar Shahrukh Khan, has finally entered B-town. Kapil’s impending Bollywood debut will be in Y-Films’ new project titled Bank-Chor, directed by Bumpy.

Not only that, he will be doing two more films under the Yash Raj Films banner. In fact, YRF will now handle his talent account, just like they have done for some other stars whom they’ve taken under their wings.

The much loved humourist first became popular with stand-up comedy shows on Indian television and went on to successfully host and produce two seasons of his own show, Comedy Nights with Kapil.

So what is Kapil Sharma’s film Bank-Chor all about?

Bank-Chor is a thriller comedy about three idiots who try to rob a bank and choose a wrong day to do it when everything goes wrong. They get caught in the crossfire of cops, industrialists and corrupt politicians. Sounds familiar?

Kapil on his part has said in a statement from YRF, “It’s a privilege and a dream to be part of the YRF family and have my launch with their youth films studio, Y-Films. The script is the most exciting part since it’s the kind of role that’s very unlike the stereotype of a comedian or what people could typecast me as. As an actor it’s challenging and I’m so excited that I’ve already started working on the nuances of the character. I’ve always loved and watched thrillers and this is a thriller comedy so even better ;) I’ve done serious theatre for years before comedy. Finally with YRF’s vision, I’ll get to do this again after a 12-year break and this script has equal scope for comedy. It’s sure to surprise my fans!”

We do hope you manage to surprise your fans, Kapil!

So, what do you think, people? Will Kapil Sharma be a successful  comedian in Bollywood?

Photo: Kapil Sharma Facebook

  • asha

    oh…. i m waiting 2 see ur movie kapil ….. i jst ur comedy……….

    • Ali raza

      sameeee yar

  • MITHU

    he will be amazing entertainment guaranteed atleast now he will get his deserved place after so many years as struggling comedian aping actors like srk,nana has helped him no doubt

  • pratiksha

    luv u kapil

    • pratiksha

      u r so cut
      really really love you

  • Amit Kapoor

    He is the no.1 comedian and a well mannered person also. No one can put him back in comedy whether there is KRISHNA or SUDESH LEHARI. No one can do what he does?
    All the very best from all my relatives, friends. They are eagerly waiting to watch your movies dude. Please come fast and release them as soon as possible. You don’t know how crazy the people are? Only for you and your comedy.
    MAY GOD BLESS YOU AND FULFILL UR ALL WISHES AND MAKE UR ALL DREAMS COME TRUE! (I don’t have anything to give you except this BRO) Hope you will accept this!

  • Sumit Munot

    Kapil will surely prove his talent in his upcoming movies…:)

  • Ali raza

    kapil apni upcoming moviiessss jaldi karlllllllllllllo

  • akash

    best of luck bro i wish u hit again