Kumail Nanjiani

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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.

MOVIE CREDITS:
2013: Himself - Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male
2017: Kumail Nanjiani - The Big Sick
2019: Stu - Stuber
Rais Bhuiyan - The True American
2014: Raza - Loaded
2020: The Lovebirds
2019: Pawny (voice) - Men in Black: International
2019: Himself - It Started As a Joke
2013: Alfred Dalton - The Arrangement
2015: Nasir - Hello, My Name Is Doris
2017: Jay (voice) - The Lego Ninjago Movie
2018: Jake - Duck Butter
2020: Kingo - Eternals
2017: Officer Mehar - Fist Fight
2016: Rich - The Late Bloomer
2015: Brad - Hot Tub Time Machine 2
2016: Riggleman - Brother Nature
2018: Himself - Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity
2015: Dave the Demon (voice) - Hell & Back
2015: Ro - Flock of Dudes
2016: Jared the Airport Security Guard - Central Intelligence
2016: Keanu - Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
2017: Perry - A Happening of Monumental Proportions
2017: Funny: The Documentary
2013: Arjit Pondicherry - Timms Valley
2013: Bobbi - Bad Milo!
2020: Plimpton (voice) - Dolittle
2013: Cable Guy - Hell Baby
2014: Punit - Sex Tape
2013: Gary (Delivery Guy) - The Kings of Summer
2012: Pakistani Chef - The Five-Year Engagement
2015: Himself - Misery Loves Comedy

TV CREDITS:
2016: Himself - Chelsea
2009: Lapari - Community
2011: Pindar Singh - Franklin & Bash
2012: TableTop
2012: Bunk
2014: Himself - The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail
2015: Himself - The Late Late Show with James Corden
2010: Himself - The Green Room with Paul Provenza
2014: Dinesh Chugtai - Silicon Valley
2016: Eddie Lizzard - HarmonQuest
1975: Himself - Host - Saturday Night Live
2019: Samir Wassan - The Twilight Zone
2011: Various - Portlandia
2014: Arjit Pondicherry - Timms Valley
1997: Himself - The View