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I learnt a lot from theatre: Kapil Sharma

tv Updated: Jun 21, 2013 02:03 IST

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Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma, who has turned producer with Comedy Nights with Kapil, considers his 12-year theatre experience, when he worked for free, as an investment. “I had done theatre for 12 years for free and now I feel that was a kind of investment for me. I got to learn a lot from that experience,” he says.

In 2005, Kapil won the stand-up comedy series — The Great Indian Laughter Challenge - Season 3. Now, he is coming out with his show that will go on air June 22. “I have been planning for a very long time to start my own production house. I thank God that my dream has come true so soon,” says Kapil.

Meanwhile, Kapil has a lot more on his to-do list. “I have an actor, a singer inside me. There are a lot of things which I have to do, and I am very happy that I am launching myself as a producer with the show, which is very unique in itself,” he says.

Actors Sumona Chakravarti, Ali Asgar, Upasana Singh and Naseem Vicky will seen playing various family members of Kapil’s family in the show.