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Kumail Nanjiani

Kumail Nanjiani (born February 21, 1978) is a Pakistani-American stand-up comedian, film and television actor, and podcast host, best known as main cast member of the television series "Silicon Valley", as well as for providing the voice of Prismo on the animated series "Adventure Time". He also co-hosts the Comedy Central show "The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail", and two podcasts: "The Indoor Kids" and "The X-Files Files". In 2017, Nanjiani starred in "The Big Sick", a semi-autobiographical film that he co-wrote with his wife Emily V. Gordon, loosely based on their own relationship. The film earned the couple a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.


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Born:
Feb 21, 1978 In Karachi, Pakistan
Movie/TV Credits:
40
First Appeared:
In the series Community 2009-09-17
Latest Project:
Movie The Eternals 2020-11-06
Known For
Poster of The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail
Poster of Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male
Poster of The Arrangement
Filmography
Movie The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle Plimpton (voice) 2020-01-17
Movie The Eternals 2020-11-06
Movie Men in Black: International Pawny (voice) 2019-06-12
Movie Stuber Stu 2019-07-11
Movie Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity Himself 2018-04-06
Movie Duck Butter Jake 2018-04-27
Movie Fist Fight Officer Mehar 2017-02-16
Movie The Big Sick Kumail Nanjiani 2017-06-23
Movie A Happening of Monumental Proportions Perry 2017-05-05
Movie The Lego Ninjago Movie Jay (voice) 2017-09-21
Movie Funny: The Documentary 2017-09-01
Series Chelsea Himself 2016-05-11
Movie Central Intelligence Jared the Airport Security Guard 2016-06-15
Movie Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates Keanu 2016-07-07
Movie The Late Bloomer Rich 2016-10-07
Movie Brother Nature Riggleman 2016-09-09
Series HarmonQuest Eddie Lizzard 2016-07-14
Movie Hot Tub Time Machine 2 Brad 2015-02-20
Movie Misery Loves Comedy Himself 2015-01-23
Series The Late Late Show with James Corden Himself 2015-03-23
Movie Flock of Dudes Ro 2015-06-13
Movie Hell & Back Dave the Demon (voice) 2015-10-02
Movie Hello, My Name Is Doris Nasir 2015-11-27
Series Silicon Valley Dinesh Chugtai 2014-04-06
Movie Loaded Raza 2014-03-08
Movie Sex Tape Punit 2014-07-17
Series The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail Himself 2014-07-24
Movie The Kings of Summer Gary (Delivery Guy) 2013-01-19
Movie The Arrangement Alfred Dalton 2013-01-01
Movie Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male Himself 2013-07-21
Movie Timms Valley Arjit Pondicherry 2013-12-31
Movie Hell Baby Cable Guy 2013-09-06
Movie Bad Milo Bobbi 2013-08-28
Series TableTop Unknown 2012-04-02
Movie The Five-Year Engagement Pakistani Chef 2012-04-27
Series Bunk Unknown 2012-06-08
Series Portlandia SoCal Waiter 2011-01-21
Series Franklin & Bash Pindar Singh 2011-06-01
Series The Green Room with Paul Provenza Himself 2010-06-10
Series Community Lapari 2009-09-17