Ali Asgar Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | March 11, 2024

Date of Birth

7 / December / 1970


54 Years


Actor and Stand-up comdian

Ali Asgar, known simply as Ali, is a versatile actor and stand-up comedian renowned for his comedic prowess. Born on December 7, 1970, he has become a household name through his memorable performances.

Ali Asgar Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs & More

Ali gained widespread acclaim for his portrayal of Dadi in the popular television show “Comedy Nights with Kapil,” earning him a dedicated fan base and establishing him as one of the leading comedic talents in the industry. With his impeccable timing and ability to bring characters to life, Ali continues to entertain audiences with his wit and charm, cementing his status as a beloved figure in the world of comedy.


Ali Asgar holds Indian nationality and hails from Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, where he completed his schooling at St. Joseph High School. He pursued his higher education at the University of Mumbai, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. Additionally, Ali has also undertaken a course in Hotel Management and Catering, diversifying his skill set beyond academics.


Ali Asgar was born on December 7, 1970, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, under the zodiac sign of Sagittarius. As of now, he is 54 years old, and his birthplace holds significance in his journey as an actor and comedian.

Physical Stats

Ali Asgar stands at a height of 163 cm (1.63 m) or 5 feet 4 inches. He has captivating black eyes and black hair, adding to his charismatic presence on screen.

Wife and Children

Ali Asgar is married to Siddika Asgar, and they have two children: a daughter named Ada Asgar and a son named Nuyaan Asgar.


Ali Asgar’s family background, including details about his parents, remains undisclosed. He does not have any known siblings. He follows the Islamic faith and enjoys cooking as a hobby.

Dadi (Comedy Nights with Kapil)

Ali Asgar Dadi (Comedy Nights with Kapil)

Ali Asgarwith his Wife and Children

Ali Asgar with his Wife and Children


Ali Asgar has enjoyed a successful career spanning decades in the entertainment industry. Renowned for his versatility as an actor and stand-up comedian, he has left an indelible mark with his memorable performances. Ali gained widespread acclaim for his portrayal of Dadi in the hit television show “Comedy Nights with Kapil,” showcasing his comedic prowess to audiences worldwide. With numerous accolades and a dedicated fan base, Ali Asgar continues to entertain and inspire with his talent and charm.



Year Role Series
2023-2024 Host Kitchen Ki Jung Dangal Family Ke Sang
2022–2023 Ashok Indori Favvara Chowk
2022 Contestant Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10
2021 Various characters Zee Comedy Show
2020 Akbar Akbar Ka Bal Birbal
2019 Various characters Movie Masti with Maniesh Paul
2015 Himself C.I.D.
2013–2016 Dadi and Various characters Comedy Nights with Kapil
2012–2014 Captain Vikram “Vicky/Juju” Khanna Jeannie Aur Juju
2011 Host Shadi 3 Crore Ki
2009–2011 Inspector Raj Aaryan F.I.R.
2007–2013 Various characters Comedy Circus
2006 Karan Kadvee Khattee Meethi
2004   Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Dhoom
2002 Rajiv Cactus Flower
2001–2003 Samay Mittal Kutumb
2000–2008 Kamal aggarwal Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii
1999 Dheeraj Kartvya
1998–1999 Harsh Do Aur Do Paanch
1998 Kuku Dil Vil Pyar Vyar
1997 Raj Aahat
1996–1998 Mukul Itihaas
1995–1996 Sameer Apne Jaise Types
1990 Manu Neev
1987–1988 Yogesh Chunauti
1987 Johnny Ek Do Teen Char


Year Role Film
1995 Dayashankar’s Brother The Gambler
1994 Peter Baali Umar Ko Salaam
1993 Munna Khalnayak
1991 Young Adarsh Kumar Shrivastav Shikari
2004 Deepak Aetbaar
2005 H.S Gulati Shaadi No. 1
Naina’s colleague Koi Aap Sa
2009 Vikram Shortkut
2008 Raj Khurana’s son Sunday
2007 Naina’s colleague Partner
2010 Burger Tees Maar Khan
Film director Ideachi Kalpana
2023 Arun Shehzada
2022   Love You Loktantra
2021 Doctor 12 ‘O’ Clock
2019 Gotti Amavas
2018 Chhoti Goli Pagalpanti
2017 Doctor Lulla Judwaa 2
2015 Dr. Thanawala Solid Patels

Awards List

Awards Year
Indian Television Academy Awards 2006
Indian Telly Awards 2013
Indian Television Academy Awards 2013

Net Worth

Ali Asgar earns a salary ranging from 5 to 7 lakhs per show in Indian Rupees, but his net worth is undisclosed.

Some lesser-known facts about Ali Asgar

  • Initially hesitant about playing the character of Dadi in “Comedy Nights With Kapil” due to his previous portrayals of women characters, he eventually accepted the role at the suggestion of Kapil Sharma, which later became immensely popular.
  • Although offered a role in Salman Khan’s “Kick,” Ali had to decline due to scheduling conflicts.
  • In 2007, he and Pakistani comedian Kashif Khan clinched the Comedy Circus title.
  • His portrayal of Kamal in Star Plus’s “Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki” proved pivotal in his acting career.
  • Despite receiving a job offer at a hotel in America, which was a 5-year commitment, he couldn’t accept it due to parental disagreement.
  • He initially explored acting while in 10th standard but was uncertain about pursuing it as a career.
  • Ali Asgar does not smoke or drink alcohol.

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Body Measurements Not Known
Birth Place Mumbai, Maharashtra India
Children Daughter: Ada Asgar, Son: Nuyaan Asgar
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 163 CM
Height In Meter 1.63 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Name not Known
Profession Actor and Stand-up comdian
Siblings N/A
Spous Siddika Asgar
Weight Not Known
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius


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