QuickE: Kapil’s Birthday Bash on Set, Sachin on Indian Idol & More

1. Kapil Sharma Celebrates His Birthday With Parineeti and Ayushmann

Kapil Sharma celebrated his birthday on the sets of The Kapil Sharma Show with the lead cast Meri Pyari Bindu– Ayushmann Khurrana and Parineeti Chopra. There was a cake too, which Kapil had all over his face. Check out the birthday boy celebrating his big day with the singer-actors, as they dedicate a special song to the comedian.

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2. Sunil Grover Rocks Delhi as Mashoor Gulati Minus Kapil Sharma

Actor Sunil Grover brought his famous TV character Mashoor Gulati’s Comedy Clinic to Delhi and the live show on Saturday evening was a roaring full house.

The attendants, or better to call them his patients, not only gave Sunil a warm welcome, but were also seen having the best of time laughing at his jokes. Sunil performed in Delhi's Talkatora Stadium.

Sunil Grover, ComedianI am overwhelmed with everyone’s love and support. I want to thank them for taking out time for our show. I feel that love is ultimate, because everything comes and goes, but love will remain forever.

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3. Ronit Roy and Smriti Irani’s Mid-Air ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi’ Reunion

After Sunil Grover and Kapil Sharma’s mid-air collision, here’s some pleasant celebrity news from up there. Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi lead pair Ronit Roy and Smriti Irani bumped into each other on a flight recently and were happy to see each other after all these years. While Ronit has continued acting in films and TV, Smriti has moved to politics altogether.

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4. Revanth Wins Indian Idol Grand Finale, Sachin Was His Lucky Charm

LV Revanth accepts the Indian Idol season 9 trophy from Sachin Tendulkar. (Photo courtesy: Twitter/@BhatiaVarshu)

The ninth season of India’s most popular singing reality show, Indian Idol, saw LV Revanth take home the big prize. The grand finale episode was full of surprises with Sachin Tendulkar and comedian Sunil Grover.

It was indeed tough for judges Sonu Nigam, Farah Khan and Anu Malik to pick the winner from the final trio – LV Revanth, Khuda Baksh and PVNS Rohit. Revanth, the winner, was also awarded prize money of Rs 25 lakh, a Mahindra KUV100 and a singing contract with Sony Music along with the coveted title.

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5. Relax, the First Episode of ‘Game of Thrones’ S7 Hasn’t Leaked

The news of a Game of Thrones episode getting leaked online is not hard to believe, thanks to the notorious reputation of its diehard fans. But when such a rumour floats around April Fool’s Day, don’t fall for it. So relax, the first episode of the upcoming seventh season is still safe with its makers and has not been leaked online. Just for a few more months, you’ll have to make do with the hints given in the official trailer.