While we know that “Dabangg” Khan a.k.a Salman Khan is not just a box office champion but also has helped the “Bigg Boss” reality show reach a new height since he took over the center stage from fourth season from Amitabh Bachchan. However, he has competitor in the TV world and it is none other than Kapil Sharma who has stolen the hearts of million viewership with his comeback vehicle “The Kapil Sharma Show”. So who rules the TV world ? Let us find out …
Since its launch on 23rd April, 2016, the viewership on “The Kapil Sharma Show” has been consistent and even touched its highest point with 58.3 million TV viewers as 2nd October. This shows immense love for Kapil Sharma from the audience even though he moved away from Colors TV to Sony Channel. One more thing that makes “The Kapil Sharma Show” more unique is the interesting people arriving on the set ranging from the Indian Hockey Team, Anna Hazare to even A.R.Rahman, who hardly appears on any media.
Based on the research done by Zapr, Salman Khan’s Bigg Boss Season 10, though it the most popular TV Reality show beating Savdhan India and Super Dancer, the total number of viewership amounted to 18% between 9 PM – 10.30 PM slot where as “The Kapil Sharma Show” grabbed a whopping 26.2 % share. Being featured as the only TV personality in The Forbes India Celebrity 100 list last year, Kapil Sharma has shown everyone that he is literally not just the “King Of Comedy” but also the “King Of Television”.
– Ketan Gupta