Actor Ram Kapoor, who shot to fame portraying Jai Walia in the television series Kasamh Se and the character of Ram Kapoor in Bade Achhe Lagte Hain, is now going to attempt the comedy genre with a new non-fiction show called ‘Comedy High School’. The actor, in a statement, said, “It’s the toughest genre.”

The upcoming show, which will be aired on Discovery JEET, will have a light-hearted take on society, culture, education and current affairs through a classroom-based set-up, read a statement. Ram said, “Comedy is the most difficult art to master. I have never tried it before but have always been open to playing a strong role in this genre.”

He further added, “I gave my consent to ‘Comedy High School’ the moment I heard the plot – it is fundamentally funny and invariably leads to situations which produce laughter. You can watch it all days with your family and laugh your lungs out as fun never ends in our school.” ALSO READ: Sumit Bhardwaj Shares A Cute Selfie With Aprajit Sharma Post-breakup With Sonal Vengulerkar

Theme-based episodes of the show will have celebrities visit the ‘school’ every week in myriad avatars like educational inspectors or parents of students who are seeking admissions. Besides Ram, the cast has names like Gopal Dutt, Paritosh Tripathi, Krishna Bhatt, Jasmeet Bhatia and Deepak Dutta. Watch this space for further updates.