Ram Kapoor is one of the biggest television stars in India. He gained popularity portraying Jai Walia in the television series Kasamh Se and the character of Ram Kapoor in Bade Ache Lagte Hain. He played multiple characters Mamaji / Kunwar Amar Nath Singh (KANS) / Johnny / Balbir in the Bollywood film Humshakals and hosted the reality show Rakhi Ka Swayamwar, based loosely on The Bachelorette.
He will next be seen in a new show “Comedy High School”, a light-hearted take on society, culture, education and current affairs through a classroom based set up. On this kapoor said-“I am always looking at ways to challenge myself. If I keep doing the same stuff, I tend to start getting bored. I want to keep having fun as an actor. So I am always open to doing new things. I wanted to do comedy with right people on TV.”
Kapoor is married to his Ghar Ek Mandir costar and actress Gautami Kapoor (nee Gadgil). They met on the sets of the TV show Ghar Ek Mandir and dated for a while before tying the knot on Valentines Day in 2003. They have two children, daughter Sia and son Aks.
The 44-year-old actor admits that it is hard to make people laugh and the only reason he took up this show was because he wanted to challenge himself as an actor. The show will feature celebrity guests like Salman Khan, Swami Ramdev, Sunny Leone and Anu Malik. The show will go on air from February 17 on Discovery JEET, the new entertainment channel from Discovery India.