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Kumail Nanjiani

1978-02-21 Karachi, Pakistan

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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.


The Lovebirds Jibran 2021-05-22
Eternals Kingo 2021-11-03
Roll Up Your Sleeves Self 2021-04-18
Dolittle Plimpton (voice) 2020-01-01
Death to 2020 Bark Multiverse 2020-12-27
Ten Years Later: The Extended Pied Piper Documentary Dinesh Chugtai 2019-12-08
Celebrating Marvel's Stan Lee Self 2019-12-20
Men in Black: International Pawny (voice) 2019-06-12
It Started As a Joke Himself 2019-03-10
Stuber Stu 2019-07-11
Duck Butter Jake 2018-04-27
Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity Himself 2018-04-06
Julia Louis-Dreyfus: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize Self 2018-11-19
The Lego Ninjago Movie Jay (voice) 2017-09-21
A Happening of Monumental Proportions Perry 2017-05-05
The Big Sick Kumail Nanjiani 2017-03-30
Funny: The Documentary Himself 2017-09-01
Fist Fight Officer Mehar 2017-02-16
Brother Nature Riggleman 2016-09-09
Central Intelligence Jared the Airport Security Guard 2016-06-15
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates Keanu 2016-07-07
The Late Bloomer Rich 2016-10-07
Flock of Dudes Ro 2015-06-13
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 Brad 2015-02-20
Addicted to Fresno Damon 2015-10-02
Hell & Back Dave the Demon (voice) 2015-10-02
Misery Loves Comedy Himself 2015-01-23
Hello, My Name Is Doris Nasir 2015-11-27
The Last of the Great Romantics George the Counter Guy 2014-07-17
Sex Tape Punit 2014-07-17
Loaded Raza 2014-03-08
Hell Baby Cable Guy 2013-09-06
Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male Himself 2013-07-21
Bad Milo! Bobbi 2013-08-28
Timms Valley Arjit Pondicherry 2013-12-31
The Arrangement Alfred Dalton 2013-01-01
The Kings of Summer Gary (Delivery Guy) 2013-01-19
The Five-Year Engagement Pakistani Chef 2012-04-27
Life As We Know It Simon 2010-10-02
Reggie Watts: Why Shit So Crazy? 2010-07-01
The True American Rais Bhuiyan
Any Person, Living Or Dead
The Doubtful Guest
A Night at the Academy Museum Himself