When characters become bigger than TV shows!
As everyone continues to speculate whether they would get to see Gutthi and her funny antics ever again on small screen, I have a different story to tell. I somehow feel that it's insecurity that creeps in, which becomes a prime reason behind such decisions. Evidently, Gutthi's immense popularity was taking over Kapil's screen presence.
Despite the fact that the show truly and solely belonged to the tongue-in-cheek stand-up comedian, audiences still would wait for Gutthi to come and woo them with the funniest tricks and that crazy-to-die-for accent. So, it won't be wrong to say that this can be one of the most important reasons that forced Sunil Grover aka Gutthi to call it quits.
Moreover, if you see over the last few years, whatever popular shows have made it BIG on television, it has been seen that somewhere or the other, it is due to one particular character that the show picks up on the TRP chart. And revolving around that peculiar character, the show would continue for ages and would never end.
In case of 'Comedy Nights' with Kapil, it was Gutthi who scored over the host himself and you can't blame anyone for this - neither audiences who went gaga over Gutthi's performance nor Kapil who is seemingly getting repetitive in his humour and punches on the show.
Agree or not but even Kapil Sharma's interaction with tinsel town celebrities was getting a bit monotonous with predictable questions and twists and eventually, everyone would be looking forward to Gutthi's entry to bring something new.
Another popular daily soap 'Uttaran' also survived for so long because of its protagonists Iccha and Tapasya. The two on-screen characters became household names for the small screen viewers and I won't be surprised if the producers and show makers drag and stretch the soap for next few years just with these two prime characters doing their bit.
So it's nobody's fault but definitely someone's loss becomes another person's gain. As rumours of Gutthi leaving 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' continue to pick momentum, I'd say guys take a chill pill, if not Gutthi, there would be someone else to tickle your funny bone.