Anupam Kher has the record of maximum wins in this category
Category Name Superlative Notes
||Awards resulted from 10 nominations
||Nominations resulted in 4 awards.
|Most Nominations without a Win
Anupam Kher , with five wins, has more Best Comedian Awards than any other actor, followed by Mehmood with four, and Deven Verma and Utpal Dutt with three awards each. Having won the award thrice in a row (1992–1994), Kher also holds the record for most consecutive wins in this category.
Mehmood, with 19 nominations, holds the record for the highest number of nominations in this category. Mehmood also holds the record for maximum nominations in a single year, having received three out of the five nominations of this category in 1975 (and eventually winning for Vardaan ).
List of winners
- 1989 – No award in this category