Krushna Abhishek

Abhishek Sharma (born 30 May 1983), known by his screen name Krushna Abhishek, is an Indian actor, extreme comedian, television presenter and producer.

Krushna Abhishek
Krushna Abhishek in 2017
Krushna Abhishek in 2017
Born
Abhishek Sharma

(1983-05-30) 30 May 1983 (age 38)[1]
NationalityIndian
Other namesKrushna Abhishek
Occupation
  • Actor
  • comedian
  • producer
  • television personality
Spouse(s)
(m. 2013)
[2]
Children2[3]
Relatives
Comedy career
MediumStand-up, television, film
Genres
Subject(s)
Notable works and rolesComedy Circus
Comedy Nights Bachao
Comedy Nights Live

He has participated in numerous dance reality shows, including, Nach Baliye (Season 3) (2007) and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (Season 4) (2010).[4] His dance moves are greatly inspired from his maternal uncle, the well-known actor Govinda. As a stand-up comedian, he became successful after he participated in successive Comedy Circus seasons, Comedy Circus 2 (2008) and was a wild card entry in Comedy Circus 3 (2009) with Sudesh Lehri, apart from Comedy Circus Ka Jadoo (2010) and Jubilee Comedy Circus (2011).[5] He is also a part of The Kapil Sharma Show Season 2 which started airing from 29 December 2018[6] and he plays the role of Sapna.[7][8]

CareerEdit

He made his film debut with Yeh Kaisi Mohabbat Hai (2002), and has acted in films like Hum Tum Aur Mother in 2005, Jahan Jaaeyega Hamen Paaeyega (2007), and Aur Pappu Pass Ho Gaya in the same year. Later he shifted to Bhojpuri films. He played the lead in the TV series, Sautela (Doordarshan) in 2007.[9][10]

He participated in various seasons of stand-up comedy show, Comedy Circus, including, Comedy Circus 2 (2008), Comedy Circus 3 (2009), where he was a wild card entry in Comedy Circus 3 (2009) with Sudesh Lehri.

He participated in the celebrity couple dance-reality shows, starting with Nach Baliye (Season 3) (2007),[11][12] and Kabhi Kabhii Pyaar Kabhi Kabhii Yaar (2008) along with Kashmera Shah and eventually won the latter. He also appeared in a similar show, Jalwa Four 2 Ka 1 (2008). In 2010, he participated in the dance reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (Season 4) with choreographer Robin Merchant.[13] Previously he had also appeared as a judge in the reality dance show on DD National, Krazzy Kiya Re, along with Sudha Chandran.

 
Abhishek with Kashmera Shah at the trailer launch of Aa Gaya Hero, in 2017.

As a celebrity couple, he and Kashmera Shah took part in the reality show Love Lock Up on UTV Bindass in February 2011,[14] in which actress Priyanka Chopra played the role of peace maker.[15][16]

In 2020, he starred in his new show Funhit Mein Jaari with Bharti Singh and others.[17]

TelevisionEdit

Year Show Role(s) Notes
1996 Just Mohabbat Vishal
2007 Nach Baliye 3 Himself (contestant)
2007 Sautela[9] Yogank
2008 Kabhi Kabhii Pyaar Kabhi Kabhii Yaar Contestant
2008–2014 Comedy Circus Various characters
2008 Jalwa Four 2 Ka 1 Contestant
Krazzy Kiya Re Judge
2010 Comedy Ka Daily Soap Host/presenter
Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 4 Contestant
2011 Love Lock Up Himself Season 1, Episode 5
2013 Nadaniyaan Narrator
2014 Boogie Woogie Kids Championship Himself Teen Ka Tadka episode
Gangs of Haseepur Contestant
Mad in India Host/Presenter
MAX Fully Deewana Contest Various characters
Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega Host/presenter Season 5
Badi Door Se Aaye Hain Jugnu Guest appearance in episode 44 to promote Entertainment
2014–15 Comedy Classes Various characters
2015 Killerr Karaoke Atka Toh Latkah Host/presenter
Zee Rishtey Awards Host
SANSUI Colors Stardust Awards Host
2015–2017 Comedy Nights Bachao Host and various characters
2016 Comedy Nights Live Pappu Singh
Bigg Boss 10 Guest
2016-present OMG! Yeh Mera India Host/Presenter
2017 India Banega Manch Host/Presenter
2017–2018 The Drama Company Various characters
2018–2021 The Kapil Sharma Show 2 Sapna Lal Nalasoparia
2019 Bigg Boss 13 Himself To support his sister "Arti Singh"
2020–2021 Funhit Mein Jaari Various
2020 Bigg Boss 14 Himself To support his wife Kashmera Shah
2021–present The Kapil Sharma Show 3 Sapna Lal Nalasoparia

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Language
2002 Yeh Kaisi Mohabbat Hai Hindi
Enge Enadhu Kavithai Krishna Tamil
Tohar Pyar Chahi Bhojpuri
Poojiha Charan Maai Baap Ke Bhojpuri
Sathi Sanghatee Bhojpuri
Devar Ji Bhojpuri
Kahan Jaiba Najaria Churai Ke Bhojpuri
Kahe Bansuriya Bajaye Bhojpuri
2007 Hamaar Izzat Bhojpuri
London Wali Se Neha Lagai Bo Bhojpuri
Mumbai Che Pahune Marathi
Jahan Jaaeyega Hamen Paaeyega Tony Hindi
Aur Pappu Paas Ho Gaya Pappu / Prince of Trikamgarh Hindi
Sajnwa Anadi Sajania Khiladi Bhojpuri
Pyaar Ke Rang Hazaar Rahul Hindi
Ayi Ayi Yaa Karoon Main Kya Hindi
2008 Naag Naagin Vaibhav Bhojpuri
De Da Piritiya Udhaar Bhojpuri
Seeta Chhattisgarhi
Gawanwa Le Ja Raja Ji Bhojpuri
Rang Barse Ganga Kinaar Bhojpuri
8 PM: A Murder Mystery Inspector Raja Hindi
2009 Hamar Rajau Daroga No. 1 Bhojpuri
2012 Bol Bachchan Ravi Shastri Hindi
2014 Entertainment Jugnu Hindi
2015 2 Chehare Hindi
2016 Kyaa Kool Hain Hum 3 Mickey Hindi
2018 Teri Bhabhi Hai Pagle Raaj Chopra Hindi
2019 Sharmaji Ki Lag Gai Murli Hindi
Time Nahi Hai Magan Hindi
Marne Bhi Do Yaaron Samay / Time Hindi
2020 O Pushpa I Hate Tears Shyam Hindi

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Krushna Abhishek's 30th birthday party". The Times of India. 31 May 2013. Archived from the original on 24 April 2016. Retrieved 3 June 2013.
  2. ^ "Kashmera, Krushna secretly got married in July 2013". The Times of India. TNN. 18 January 2015. Archived from the original on 11 September 2018. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  3. ^ "Comedian Krushna Abhishek and wife Kashmera Shah are now parents to twins". 18 January 2015. Archived from the original on 3 June 2020. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  4. ^ "TV actors dominate Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 4". The Times of India. 8 December 2010. Archived from the original on 12 December 2010. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
  5. ^ "Shekhar Suman, Renuka Shahane among 'Jhalak..' participants". The Indian Express. 8 December 2010. Archived from the original on 11 January 2011. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
  6. ^ "Bharti Singh and Krushna Abhishek to join The Kapil Sharma Show". The Indian Express. 1 November 2018. Archived from the original on 24 January 2019. Retrieved 24 January 2019.
  7. ^ "The Kapil Sharma Show: 'Sapna' Krushna Abhishek decides to walk away after seeing Remo D'Souza and his gang on stage - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 12 January 2022.
  8. ^ Bhasin, Shriya (13 October 2020). "The Kapil Sharma Show: Krushna Abhishek once said NO to play the role of Sapna. Know why". www.indiatvnews.com. Retrieved 12 January 2022.
  9. ^ a b Joshi, Nitin (12 February 2007). "Pro-file:Krishna Abhishek". The Indian Express. Archived from the original on 5 May 2007. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
  10. ^ "We are in a deep relationship". Daily News and Analysis. 18 January 2007. Archived from the original on 25 August 2010. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
  11. ^ "Nach Baliye 3 ready to hit screens". CNN-IBN. 20 September 2007. Archived from the original on 20 March 2012. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
  12. ^ "Shall we dance?". The Telegraph. 26 August 2007. Archived from the original on 29 June 2011. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
  13. ^ "Ankita out of 'Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa'". The Times of India. 17 February 2011. Retrieved 12 February 2011.[dead link]
  14. ^ "What's next for Kash-Krushna?". The Times of India. TNN. 7 February 2011. Archived from the original on 4 November 2012. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
  15. ^ "Priyanka Chopra: On love". The Times of India. 4 February 2011. Archived from the original on 4 November 2012. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
  16. ^ "Priyanka plays peacemaker between Krishna, Kashmera". NDTV. Archived from the original on 6 February 2011. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
  17. ^ "Bharti Singh and Haarsh Limbachiyaa to launch a show on SAB TV". The Indian Express. 8 July 2020. Retrieved 8 July 2020.

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