Laughter indeed is the best medicine, and in India a secular group of comic masters has mastered an art to make the nation laugh. Comedy has turned out to be big business and these, the humor maestros, have not only tickled the funny bones of a million but have also flocked substantial wealth. Here we get acquainted with the lives and fortunes of the top 8 richest comedians of India.

Top 8 Richest Comedians in India

Johnny Lever:

Known as “King of Comedy,” Johnny Lever has been a forebearer in the Indian entertainment industry for years. Johnny Lever’s timing and ability to mimic any person have had him at the attending houses earning household jokes on the top list of name. Lever’s net worth is estimated to be over $30 million. Lever’s career of more than 30 years has seen him play with success in the regional cinema, television, and Bollywood.

Kapil Sharma:

Kapil Sharma, who is now considered as the face of Indian stand up comedy, got popular with his highly appreciated show “Comedy Nights with Kapil.” His humorous sense and spontaneous wit have made him popular among all ages thus leading to endorsement letters and projects. With a blooming television career and a few Bollywood projects too, it is expected that the net worth of Kapil Sharma would surely be closer to around $25 million.

Rajpal Naurang Yadav:

Being the best example of perfect comic timing with memorable performances, there is now hardly an Indian films’ project happening without him. Having a career spanning over two decades, he has worked in more than 100 films. His net worth is estimated to be $10 million which makes one of the top rich comedians of Indian film industry.

Ali Asgar:

Ali Asgar is just a versatile comedian and actor who has created such great impacts on the Indian television. Through powerful roles in big shows like “Comedy Nights with Kapil” and “The Kapil Sharma Show,” Asgar has registered his name for the general masses as well. Some of the sources have claimed $3 million in his net worth, which is truly outstanding.

Kiku Sharda:

Yet another important name in the Indian comedy circuit who requires no special introduction is Kiku Sharda. Working in both television as well as films, Sharda has garnered a net worth of $5 million. It’s only because of Kapil Sharma, that he succeeds today reverberating across his career.

Krushna Abhishek:

Krushna Abhishek is a popular comedy artist and an actor finding his way to regular acting stints on the small screen and the big screen. His participation and appearances in comedy shows like “Comedy Circus” and “The Kapil Sharma Show” have respectively added to his glorification. It is estimated that Abhishek’s wealth exceeds $6 million.

Bharti Singh:

Bharti Singh is an effective and passionate shimmering actress that has turned out to be one of the most successful female stand-up comedians in India. Her appearance in comedy shows and reality programs has won the heart of the audiences and made her a popular name with her career choices. She is believe to have a net worth of $3.5 million, after her industrious years in the showbiz.

Sunil Grover:

A man behind so many hit comedy shows and the show on which he was seen as Gutthi, Dr. Mashoor Gulati, Sunil Grover indeed is a real generator of laughs. He is a person with a distinct appearance that can make anybody roll on the floor laughing from his acts alone. Sunil Grover grosses an estimated net value of $3 million.


And here are those top 8 richest comedians of India who have not only made the people around the globe burst into laughter but also have filled their account balances with a hefty amount of money. This journey from the peripheries of stand-up comedy to the mainstream entertainment is a revolution in Indian comedy and the net worth of these celebrities stands testimony to their hard work, talent, and remembrance.