Kusha Kapila is a well-known social media influencer, boasting over 3 million followers on Instagram and more than 9 lakh subscribers on YouTube. She also ventured into acting and appeared in Riteish Deshmukh’s film ‘Plan A Plan B,’ which co-starred Tamannaah Bhatia. The movie premiered on the popular streaming platform Netflix. Additionally, Kusha has been part of web shows such as ‘Masaba Masaba,’ ‘Case Toh Banta Hai,’ and ‘Comicstaan.’ Meanwhile, Zorawar Ahluwalia is also a social media influencer, amassing a following of 90 thousand on Instagram. According to reports, the couple tied the knot in 2017 after several years of dating.
Born- 19 September 1989
Birthplace- New Delhi, India
Profession- Fashion editor, Internet, celebrity, Comedian, YouTuber
Spouse- Zorawar Singh Ahluwalia (m. 2017–2023)
Kapila is a Punjabi Hindu from New Delhi. Kusha Kapila frequently shares pictures featuring her parents on her Instagram account. She maintains a clear distinction between her personal and professional lives, preferring to keep them separate.
Kusha is blessed with a sibling, and his esteemed brother goes by the name of Arjun Kapila.
In 2017, she entered matrimony with Zorawar Singh Ahluwalia, previously employed at Diageo. Kusha and Zorawar tied the knot in 2017, having embarked on a romantic journey together following a period of dating. Reflecting on their enchanting love story and the serendipitous encounter that brought them together, Kusha shared with Humans Of Bombay in 2019, “Back when seven years had just begun their course, I found myself at a friend’s wedding. It was during this joyful occasion that Zorawar approached me and kindly offered me a drink.”
After completing her studies in fashion design at the National Institute of Fashion Technology, she gained practical experience by working as a merchandising intern at Bhartiya International Limited in Delhi for a period of three months. Following that, she pursued a product design internship at Chisell Effects in Noida. In 2013, she embarked on her career as a fashion correspondent for the Delhi-based clothing firm, Apparel Online.
In May 2014, she took on the role of a copywriter at Razorfish Neev. During the same year, she made her television debut on the show Son of Abish, hosted by Abish Mathew.
By 2016, she had become a fashion editor at Times Internet. Later on, she joined iDiva as the head content writer. It was during her tenure at iDiva that she created and portrayed the popular fictional character, Billi Masi, which gained immense popularity and turned her into an internet sensation.
In 2020, she appeared in the anthology film Ghost Stories, released on Netflix. Additionally, she was part of Netflix India’s YouTube show Behensplaining.
The year 2021 saw her participate in Amazon Prime’s comedy reality show LOL: Hasse Toh Phasse.
In 2022, she showcased her talent in the reality sketch comedy show Case Toh Banta Hai on Amazon MiniTV. She also played a lead role in Season 2 of the Netflix TV series Masaba Masaba. Furthermore, she co-hosted Season 3 of Comicstaan and made guest appearances in Plan A Plan B. Additionally, she served as a jury member on Season 7 of Koffee with Karan.
Kusha Kapila graced the cover of Harper’s Bazaar India in 2019. The following year, she was featured in a cover story for Hindustan Times HT Brunch in 2021.
In 2022, Kapila appeared on the cover of Cosmopolitan. Additionally, she earned a spot-on Forbes India’s W-Power list in the same year.
In February 2023, she appeared in the projects Minus One: New Chapter and Selfiee.
Net Worth 2023
In 2023, it is estimated that Kusha Kapila has a net worth of approximately $3 million, which is equivalent to 25 Crore in Indian rupees.
Latest News About Kusha Kapila
Kusha Kapila and Zorawar Ahluwalia split up
Social media star and actor Kusha Kapila made a public announcement on Monday, revealing her separation from her husband Zorawar Ahluwalia. Sharing the news on Instagram, Kusha posted a heartfelt message explaining their decision to part ways. She expressed that while the choice was difficult, they believe it is the right one for this stage of their lives. Kusha emphasized that the love and life they shared remains significant to them, but their current paths no longer align. They invested their utmost effort into the relationship until it became untenable.
Kusha acknowledged that the end of a relationship is heartbreaking and has been a challenging experience for both her and their families. Fortunately, they have had some time to process the situation. However, their journey together, which spanned over a decade, calls for more time and healing before they can move on to the next phase of their lives. Their primary focus now is to navigate this period with love, respect, and support for each other.
According to reports, the couple tied the knot in 2017 after several years of dating.