Comedy has a special corner in the hearts of the Indian television audience. People just love the comedy shows filled with humor and bone tickling jokes. Family drama soaps are preferred mostly by the ladies while the comedy TV shows are loved by all. They also are best stress busters. Some hit comedy shows are also performed by big stand up comedians of this country. Below is the list of the top 10 comedy shows which are running in 2016 on Indian television:
10. Neeli Chhatri Wale
Neeli Chhatri Wale is a comedy show aired on Zee TV. It is a simple story of an underwear sales man named Bhagwan Das. He faces lots of bully from his family, friends and his boss. He is in deep trouble when Shivaye comes to the rescue and helps him to cope up with the life situations and offers him precious advice. Shivaye is actually an avatar of Lord Shiva. Yashpal Sharma plays the lead role of Bhagwan das whereas the role of Shivaye is played by Himangshu Soni.
9. Chidiya Ghar
This SAB TV comedy show has been a laughter riot and making the TV audience smile since Nov 2011. Chiriya Ghar is a fun filled story of an Indian family where all the names of the family members are after some bird, animal or insect. Rajendra Gupta, Mamta Gurnani, Aditi Sajwan, Sumit Arora, etc. are some actors of this comedy show.
8. Saheb Biwi Aur Boss
Another comedy show aired in SAB TV, this show is a story of a struggling young woman who’s life has become complex with the involvement of her husband and her boss. Anisha is a housewife played by Mugdha Chaphekar and her husband is Sunny, played by Vipul Roy. The part of the boss Mandodari is played by Resham Tipnis.
7. Comedy Nights Live
This is a standup comedy act performed by the best standup comedians of the nation – Bharti Singh and Krishna Abhishek. Singer Mika Singh is a permanent guest of this comedy show. It is being aired on Colors TV from 31st Jan 2016. Bollywood stars are a regular in this show, most of them promoting their upcoming films. The first celebrity host of this show was Madhuri Dixit Nene.
6. Bhabhi Ji Ghar Pe Hain
Bhabhi Ji Ghar Pe Hain is a comedy show being aired on & TV. This is a story of two couples living in same neighborhood and their daily tussles. The two husbands try to impress the other’s wife while the wives fight making this show a complete laughter riot. The actors of this popular comedy show are Saumya Tandon, Aashif Sheikh, Rohitash Gaud and Shubhangi Atre Poorey.
5. Badi Door Se Aaye Hain
A comedy show with a whole new concept, which is out of the world, Badi Door Se Aaye Hain has been ruling the hearts of millions of TV viewers with its unique subject and comedy filled episodes. This story is about an alien family which is on our planet earth for searching their lost son. The alien family is named Ghotalas in the show.
4. Woh Teri Bhabhi Hai Pagle
Another SAB TV hit comedy show is Woh Teri Bhabhi Hai Pagle which is a story of triangular love story involving two doctors and a patient. The two doctors are played by Ather Habib and Krishna Gokhani and Ali Asgar plays the role of the patient. It has started being aired from January 2016.
3. Comedy Nights Bachao
This is one of the best comedy shows running this year on Colors TV. The main performers of this hit comedy show are Krishna Abhishek, Bharti Singh, Sudesh Lehri, Karan Wahi, etc. It was premiered on 5th Sep 2015 and is one of the high TRP rated comedy show on Indian Television.
2. Tarak Mehta Ka Ulta Chasma
Nobody can forget the fun filled Gokuldham Society of Mumbai where the society members are from different states like Punjab, West Bengal, Rajasthan, Gujarat, etc. Shailesh Lodha plays the role of Tarak Mehta and his wife’s character is played by Neha Mehta.
1. The Kapil Sharma Show
After the controversial end of the hit Colors TV comedy show named Comedy Nights With Kapil, Kapil Sharma started this show which was premiered on Sony TV on 23rd April 2016. Navjot Singh Sidhhu is a permanent guest of this laughter riot. The regular performers are Chandan Prabhakar, Sumona Chakravarti, Kiku Sharda, Sunil Grover, Ali Asgar, etc.