Mindy Kaling Wiki, Age, Bio, Net Worth, Husband, Parents, Ethnicity

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Who is Mindy Kaling?

Vera Mindy Chokalingam (born June 24, 1979), known professionally as Mindy Kaling, is an American actress, comedian, screenwriter, producer, director, and author. 

She first gained recognition starring as Kelly Kapoor in the NBC sitcom The Office (2005–2013), for which she also served as a writer, executive producer, and director. 

For her work on the series, she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series and five times for Outstanding Comedy Series.

Mindy Kaling Biography, Wiki

Mindy Kaling, in full Vera Mindy Chokalingam, (born June 24, 1979, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.), American actress, comedian, and author who was known for her offbeat humour, which was on display in such projects as the television show The Mindy Project (2012–17).

Kaling was the daughter of Indian immigrants. Her father, an architect, and her mother, an obstetrician-gynecologist, met at a hospital in Nigeria where both were working, and they moved to the United States in 1979.

She did her education at a private high school. Her height is 5′ 7″ her weight is 60 kg. She has Brown beautiful eyes and blonde beautiful hair. Her body measurement is not known. If you know more details then continue to read this article and know all details Here.

As a child, Kaling paid rapt attention to such televised sketch comedies as In Living Color and Saturday Night Live. She attended Dartmouth College (B.A., 2001), where she majored in theatre and joined both the all-female a capella group Rockapellas and the campus improv troupe the Dog Day Players. In addition, she drew the well-liked comic Badly Drawn Girl for the university newspaper.

Mindy Kaling Biography Wikipedia
Mindy Kaling
Real NameVera Mindy Chokalingam
Nick Name    Mindy  
Profession   actress, author, comedian, screenwriter, producer, director
ZodiacCancer
EthnicityMixed
Marital Statusunmarried
Partner NameB.J. Novak
Children2
 Physical Status 
Age42 years old
Height (Approx.)In feet inches – 5′ 7″In meters – 1.70 mIn centimeters – 170 cm
Weight (Approx.)In pounds – 145 lbsIn kilograms– 60 kg
Measurement (Approx.)Not Known
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBrown
Personal Information
Date of Birth 24 June 1979
Birth PlaceCambridge, Massachusetts, US
ReligionChristian
NationalityAmerican
School NamePrivate High School
College NameDartmouth College
QualificationsGraduate
Family Background
Father NameSwati Roysircar
Mother NameAvu Chokalingam
Sibling NameVijay Chokalingam
Career
Source Of IncomeActing
Net Worth $5 million(Approx)

Mindy Kaling Career

Mindy Kaling interned on the sets of ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’ while she was still at ‘Dartmouth.’ She then made her acting debut in an off-Broadway play titled ‘Matt & Ben’ in 2002. She also co-wrote the play along with her friend Brenda Withers.

This play was a huge hit and was named one of the ‘Top Ten Theatrical Events of The Year’ by ‘Time’ magazine. In 2005, Kaling landed the recurring role of ‘Kelly Kapoor’ in the TV sitcom ‘The Office.’ The same year, she appeared in the series ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ as well as in her first film ‘The 40-Year-Old Virgin.’

From the year 2006 to 2010, she did a few movies, including ‘Unaccompanied Minors,’ ‘License to Wed,’ ‘Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian,’ and ‘Despicable Me.’In 2011, she has featured in the flick ‘No Strings Attached.’

In addition, she also published a memoir titled ‘Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?’ which became a ‘New York Times’ best-seller. In 2012, she appeared in the movie ‘The Five-Year Engagement’ and voiced a character in the film ‘Wreck-It Ralph.’

The same year, she also started her TV show ‘The Mindy Project.’In 2014, the American actress appeared as herself in an episode of the show ‘Sesame Street.’In the year 2015, she lent her voice to the movie ‘Inside Out’ as well as to the short film ‘Riley’s First Date.’

She also portrayed the role of ‘Sarah’ in the flick ‘The Night Before.’ The same year, Kaling appeared in the episode ‘Single all the Way’ from ‘The Muppets.’ During this time, her second book titled ‘Why Not Me’ got published.

In 2018, she portrayed ‘Mrs. Who’ in the science fantasy adventure film ‘A Wrinkle in Time.’ The same year, she also played ‘Amita’ in Gary Ross’ heist comedy film ‘Ocean’s 8.’She was then seen in the 2019 American comedy-drama film ‘Late Night.’

Mindy Kaling Personal Life

Kaling has a close friendship with B. J. Novak, whom she met through writing for The Office. The two dated on and off while writing and acting on the show, sometimes mirroring the on-again, off-again nature of the relationship between their respective characters, Ryan Howard and Kelly Kapoor. Novak is the godfather to her two children.

On December 15, 2017, Kaling gave birth to a daughter, Katherine Swati. She gave birth to her second child, a son named Spencer Avu, on September 3, 2020. Kaling has chosen not to reveal the identity of her children’s father, even to close friends.

Kaling’s mother died in January 2012, on the same day The Mindy Project was picked up by Fox. In 2012, Kaling was included in the Time 100 list of influential people. In 2014, she was named one of Glamour‘s Women of the Year.

On June 10, 2018, she received an honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire.

Kaling is a 1% owner of the Welsh soccer team Swansea City that plays in the EFL Championship.

Mindy Kaling FAQ’s

Who is Mindy Kaling?

Vera Mindy Chokalingam (born June 24, 1979), known professionally as Mindy Kaling, is an American actress, comedian, screenwriter, producer, director, and author. 

How old is Mindy Kaling?

Mindy Kaling is currently 42 years old.

What is Mindy Kaling’s net worth?

Mindy Kaling has a net worth of approximately $5 Million.

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