Ali Asgar roped in for 'Meet The Patels'
Ali Asgar roped in for 'Meet The Patels'

Actor Ali Asgar, popular for his comical act as 'Dadi' in ‘Comedy Nights With Kapil’, has landed a role in the quirky comedy film ‘Meet The Patels’.

When Dadi tried to kiss a sheikh on 'Comedy Nights...'!
When Dadi tried to kiss a sheikh on 'Comedy Nights...'!

The cast of popular TV show 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' shot special episodes in Dubai recently and Dadi, played by Ali Asgar on the show, tried to give her trademark kiss to a sheikh there.

When Ali Asgar sacrificed Salman Khan`s film for daily soaps

Ali Asgar, popular as `dadi` on "Comedy Nights With Kapil", says superstar Salman Khan offered him a role in "Kick", but he could not do it because of his prior commitments to daily soaps.

‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’: What does ‘Dadi’ think of the ‘Gutthi’ copyright issue?

Actor –comedian Ali Asgar, who plays the role of ‘Dadi’ in the famous show ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’, is in favour of getting a famous character copyrighted.

`Jeannie Aur Juju` travels back in time

An upcoming track on fun-fantasy show ‘Jeannie Aur Juju’ goes back to an ancient era, where lead actor Giaa Manek and Ali Asgar will play double roles. Ali says it was "great fun" shooting for the twist.

Audience not done with `saas-bhau` sagas on TV: Ali Asgar

Ali Asgar feels people are yet to get over the daily soaps, especially the `saas-bahu` sagas.

Not easy to do something new every time: Ali Asgar

Despite getting flak for playing women again and again on the small screen, Ali Asgar donned is again seen playing a female character in "Comedy Nights With Kapil". He says novelty is not always possible.

Ali Asgar wonders why he is offered woman`s role

Ali Asgar says he fails to understand the reason behind his being offered a woman`s role in comedy shows even though he has maintained a distance from such characters for almost a year.

Stop playing woman, son told Ali Asgar

"Jeannie Aur Juju" came as a respite for Ali Asgar, who had enough of playing woman on the small screen. Not only had that, donning the garb of a woman spelled trouble for his school going son too.

Ali Asgar, a dedicated dad

It`s been over a decade since Ali Asgar has been juggling with TV and film work. Gratified with his career, his only aim now is to fulfil his children`s wishes.