Kapil Sharma onto new ventures, including Comedy Nights tour that will reach Canada

Published: August 22, 2014

Indian comedy actor Kapil Sharma and Sumona Chakravarti pose during a press conference to promote ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’. NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images

IANS

Mumbai  – Popular stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma, who is set to make his Bollywood debut with director duo Abbas-Mustan’s untitled film, is looking forward to the new venture and says shooting will start in November.

“I will start shooting in November for Abbas-Mustan’s film. The title of the film has not been decided yet,” Kapil told reporters in Mumbai Thursday at the music launch of the film Marudhar Maro Ghar, where he was present to support his friend, singer Raja Hasan.

Initially, Kapil was to make his debut with Yash Raj Films’ Bank Chor. However, due to undisclosed reasons, he was ousted from the project and Riteish Deshmukh was insteadsigned for the film.

As of now, Kapil is focusing on his show Comedy Nights with Kapil. He is all set to take his much-loved show overseas which he will begin with shooting a special episode in Dubai Sept. 5.

“We were thinking what next we can do with Comedy Nights with Kapil, so we are doing a live show of this in Dubai,” said Kapil.

And it turns out he has even bigger plans for the show.

“After that we will have a live show in London, Canada, America, Australia and New Zealand,” he added.

IANS 2014-08-22 14:40:10

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