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Kumail Nanjiani

Biography

Pakistani-American comedian and actor who’s known for having a continuing role within the TNT television series Franklin & Bash. He in addition has made looks on IFC’s Portlandia. He shifted from Pakistan to america to wait Grinnell University in Iowa and after graduating in 2001, he began performing operate humor in Chicago. He produced a cameo like a delivery guy within the 2013 film The Kings of Summer season. He wedded ex-therapist Emily V. Gordon. He was called one of Humor Central’s breakout comedians in ’09 2009 alongside Aziz Ansari.

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Full Name Kumail Nanjiani
Date Of Birth February 21, 1978
Place Of Birth Karachi, Pakistan
Height 1.75 m
Profession Comedian
Education Grinnell College, Karachi Grammar School
Nationality American, Pakistani
Spouse Emily V. Gordon
Movies The Big Sick, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates, Fist Fight, Hello, My Name Is Doris, The Late Bloomer, Central Intelligence, The LEGO Ninjago Movie, Bad Milo!, Brother Nature, Hell Baby, Life as We Know It, The Five-Year Engagement, The Kings of Summer, Hot Tub Time Machine 2, Flock of Dudes, Hell and Back, Fresno, Sex Tape, The Arrangement, Loaded
TV Shows The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, TripTank, Newsreaders, Franklin & Bash, Silicon Valley, Portlandia
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Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Major Lazer2015TV SeriesThor
Community2014-2015TV SeriesCustodian Lapari Lapari
Scheer-RL2015TV Mini-SeriesMariah Carey
Inside Amy Schumer2015TV SeriesJuror #11
Loaded2015/IReza
Kroll Show2015TV Series
Addicted to Fresno2015Damon
Hello, My Name Is Doris2015Nasir
Hot Tub Time Machine 22015Brad
Newsreaders2013-2015TV SeriesAmir Larussa
Archer2015TV SeriesFarooq Ashkani
Broad City2015TV SeriesBenny Calitri
Key and Peele2014TV SeriesCollege Kid #1
Franklin & Bash2011-2014TV SeriesPindar Singh
Garfunkel and Oates2014TV SeriesJordan
Sex Tape2014Punit
Gabe & Max Need Help2014TV SeriesRelationship counselor
TripTank2014TV SeriesDick Genie
The Pete Holmes Show2014TV SeriesDhalsim
The Last of the Great Romantics2014George the Counter Guy
Math Bites2014TV SeriesShowoff Guy
Timms Valley2013TV MovieArjit Pondicherry
The Walking Dead: The Game - Season 22013Video GameReggie (voice)
The Thanksgivukkah Movie Trailer2013Short
The Arrangement2013TV MovieAlfred Dalton
Ghost Ghirls2013TV SeriesMr. Mattoo
Drunk History2013TV SeriesLakota Chief
Veep2013TV SeriesStatistician
Actress2013TV Series shortKumail
Bad Milo2013Bobbi
Hell Baby2013Cable Guy
The Kings of Summer2013Delivery Guy
Burning Love2013TV SeriesZakir
The Five-Year Engagement2012Pakistani Chef
CollegeHumor Originals2011TV SeriesVendor
Gears of War 3: Careful What You Wish For2011Short
Googy2011TV SeriesDwane / Dwayne
Traffic Light2011TV SeriesPaul
Life as We Know It2010Simon
Ugly Americans2010TV SeriesNeilando Patel
Michael & Michael Have Issues2009TV SeriesKumail
The Colbert Report2009TV SeriesOmar / Homer / Secret Prisoner
Saturday Night Live2008TV SeriesIndian Reporter
Middle-Earth: Shadow of War2017Video Game post-productionThe Agonizer (voice)
The LEGO Ninjago Movie2017completedJay (voice)
Silicon Valley2014-2017TV SeriesDinesh Chugtai
Mass Effect: Andromeda2017Video GameJarun Tann (voice)
Fist Fight2017Mehar
Portlandia2011-2017TV SeriesSoCal Waiter / The President / Max Pcx Employee / ...
The Big Sick2017Kumail
The Late Bloomer2016Rich
Brother Nature2016Riggleman
Conan2016TV SeriesKumail Nanjiani (segment "Young Han Solo Audition")
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates2016Keanu
Flock of Dudes2016Ro
Central Intelligence2016Jared the Airport Security Guard
Bob's Burgers2014-2016TV SeriesSkip Marooch / Skip
The Grinder2015-2016TV SeriesLeonard Prosecutor Leonard
Animals.2016TV SeriesRusty
The X-Files2016TV SeriesPasha
Adventure Time2012-2016TV SeriesPrismo / The Maid
Goosebumps2015Foreman (uncredited)
Hell and Back2015Dave the Demon (voice)
Aqua Teen Hunger Force2015TV SeriesFrylock's bees
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero2015TV SeriesCuteling Mayor

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Big Sick2017executive producer
The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail2014-2016TV Series executive producer - 24 episodes
Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male2013TV Special executive producer

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Big Sick2017written by
The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail2014-2016TV Series show originated by - 14 episodes
Monsters of the Week2015Short
Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male2013TV Special
Michael & Michael Have IssuesTV Series staff writer - 7 episodes, 2009 writer - 1 episode, 2009
CH Live: NYC2009TV Series short writer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds2016TV Special special thanks
The X-Files: Re-Opened2015TV Special documentary short thanks
They Came Together2014special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Funny: The Documentary2017DocumentaryHimself
Conan2011-2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself - Comic Guest
The Daily Show2017TV SeriesHimself
The Last Leg2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest
WGN Morning News2017TV SeriesHimself
Extra2017TV SeriesHimself
Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter2017TV SeriesHimself
Made in Hollywood2017TV SeriesHimself
Ok! TV2017TV SeriesHimself
The View2017TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014-2017TV SeriesHimself
Today2017TV SeriesHimself
Off Camera with Sam Jones2017TV SeriesHimself
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016-2017TV SeriesHimself
@midnight2013-2017TV SeriesHimself
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee2017TV SeriesHimself
Chelsea2017TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2015-2017TV SeriesHimself
Harmontown2014-2017TV SeriesHimself
What's in My Bag?2017TV Series shortHimself
Game Grumps2017TV Series shortHimself
The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself
HarmonQuest2016TV SeriesHimself / Eddie Lizzard
43:45 - The Makings of a Struggle2016Video documentaryHimself - NYCC Moderator / X-Phile
Season X2016Video documentaryHimself - 'Pasha' / X-Phile
31st Film Independent Spirit Awards2016TV MovieHimself - Co-Host
Monsters of the Week2015ShortHimself - Host
The X-Files: Re-Opened2015TV Special documentary shortHimself - Pasha
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver2015TV SeriesHimself
The Chris Gethard Show2015TV SeriesHimself
Misery Loves Comedy2015DocumentaryHimself - Interviewee
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2015TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
Like Me2014DocumentaryHimself
2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special / Outstanding Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming (Single or Multi-Camera) & Outstanding Sound Editing for a Series
TakePart Live2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
SXSW Flashback 20142014TV SpecialHimself
HuffPost Live Conversations2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Larry King Now2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
King of the Nerds2014TV SeriesHimself - Judge
This Is Not Happening2014TV Mini-SeriesHimself
TableTop2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Tubbin' with Tash2013TV SeriesHimself
The Pete Holmes Show2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Roast of James Franco: Red Carpet Pre-Show2013TV SpecialHimself
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show2013TV SeriesHimself
Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male2013TV SpecialHimself - Comedian
The Jeselnik Offensive2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Nerdist: Course of the Force2013TV Mini-SeriesHimself
The Nerdist2013TV SeriesHimself
Talking Dead2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Play Date with Kumail Nanjiani Part 12013ShortHimself
Play Date with Kumail Nanjiani Part 22013ShortHimself
Play Date with Kumail Nanjiani Part 32013ShortHimself
Attack of the Show!2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Bunk2012TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
Comic Con 2012 Live2012TV SpecialHimself - floor reporter
Top 100 Video Games of All Time2012TV MovieHimself
Chris Hardwick's All-Star Celebrity Bowling2012TV SeriesHimself
Channy Awards2011TV SeriesHimself
The Nerdist2011TV SpecialHimself - Guest
The Green Room with Paul Provenza2011TV SeriesHimself
New York Stand-Up Show2011TV SeriesHimself
Mash Up2011TV MovieHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2011TV Series
We Are the World 25.752010Video shortHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2010TV SeriesHimself
Comedy Central's Hot List2009TV MovieHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2009TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2009TV SeriesHimself
CH Live: NYC2009TV Series shortHimself - Comedian

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tig2015DocumentaryHimself
TableTop2015TV SeriesHimself
Channel 101's Top 10 Characters of All Time2013Documentary shortDwane (uncredited)
Channel 101's Top 10 Episodes of All Time2013Documentary shortDwane (uncredited)

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