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'Comedy Nights...' has another celebrity fan
Mumbai, April 20 - It wasn't long ago when melody queen Lata Mangeshkar confessed her love for comedian Kapil Sharma's popular show Comedy Nights with Kapil. And now, it's actor Vivek Oberoi who has joined the fans' list.The Grand Masti star recently visited the sets of the comedy show and had a good time. Guess who stole Spider-Man's costume? Lol. Watch out for spiderdadi -... going crazy! I love 'Comedy Nights With Kapil', Vivek tweeted.Had a super rocking time with Kapil Sharma, Navjot Singh Sidhu and spiderdadi!, he posted on Twitter.-*- So...

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