Chandan Prabhakar is the name of an Indian stand-up comedian and film actor. He came into the limelight after became the first runner up in The Great Indian Laughter Challenge 3. Moreover, he is familiar with his stage name Chandu in India’s most popular comedy show The Kapil Sharma Show.
Chandan was born in Amritsar, Punjab, India. As per wiki, he was born in 1981, which makes his age 39 this year. He did his elementary schooling study at Shri Ram Ashram Senior Secondary School, Amritsar. Later he received his graduation from Hindu Collge, Amritsar. After that, he got his B. Tech degree in Mechanical Engineering.
- Height (approx):
- In Centimeters- 162 cm
- In meters- 1.62 m
- in feet inches- 5’3”
- Weight (approx):
- In Kilograms- 90 Kg
- In pounds- 198 lbs
- Body Measurements (approx): Chest 44- Waist 38- Biceps 15 inches
- Eye Colours: Brown
- Hair Colour: Black
Family, Caste & Wife
He belongs to an Indian middle-class Hindu family from Amritsar. No such information like his parents and siblings details are not available on the Internet. Chandan never shared his family information in public.
Talking about his marital status, he is a married person. Chandan married to Nandini Khanna. On 25 April 2015, he has tied the knot Amritsar with a typical Punjabi attire and style along with his family and friends. The couple has a daughter name Advika.
Chandan started his career as a stand-up Comedian in 2007 with comedy series The Great Indian Laughter Challenge comedy series, which aired on STAR One. He became the first runner up of the competition while Kapil Sharma became the winner. The actor made his film debut with a Sunil Pal’s directed small Hindi film Bhavnao Ko Samjho in 2010 along with Johnny Lever, Sudesh Lehri, etc.
Next year, he appeared in a Punjabi language film Power Cut. In 2013, he got his big breakthrough by appearing in a sketch comedy and celebrity talk show Comedy Nights with Kapil. Prabhakar comes for one episode as Kapil’s friend, But the channel like his performance, then his carrier touch in the sky.
After Kapil gang live colors tv and move into Sony Tv. Now he is doing The Kapil Sharma Show along with Kapil Sharma, Sumona Chakravarti, Kiku Sharda, Krushna Abhishek, etc. In this show, he played numerous characters including tea-stall owner Chandu, Raju, Chadda uncle, etc.
- He was born into a middle-class Hindu family.
- Reportedly, he is the best friend of Kapil Sharma since childhood even they both attended the same school in Amritsar.
- They worked together in The Great Indian Laughter Challenge 3, Comedy Nights with Kapil, and The Kapil Sharma Show.
- Chandan has BMW 3 Series car.
- The star was the first runner up in The Great Indian Laughter Challenge 3
- He attended Shri Ram Ashram Secondary School in Amritsar.
- As per an interview, he also a good painter like a good actor as well as.
- Chandan also produced a Punjabi comedy show called Laughter Da Master, which aired on ETC Punjabi.