Kumail Nanjiani

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Kumail Ali Nanjiani is a Pakistani-American stand-up comedian, actor, podcast host and writer best known for writing and starring in the romantic comedy The Big Sick (2017) and for being a main cast member on HBO's comedy series Silicon Valley (2014–2019). For writing the former with his wife Emily V. Gordon, Nanjiani was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. read more

Kumail Ali Nanjiani is a Pakistani-American stand-up comedian, actor, podcast host and writer best known for writing and starring in the romantic comedy The Big Sick (2017) and for being a main cast member on HBO's comedy series Silicon Valley (2014–2019). For writing the former with his wife Emily V. Gordon, Nanjiani was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. In 2018, Time named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world.

Born

Tuesday, 21 February 1978

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Actor Filmography

The Eternals Kingo 2021
The Lovebirds Jibran 2020
Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020 Self - 'Animal Crossing' Segment (voice) / Himself - 'Animal Crossing' Segment (voice) 2020
It Started as a Joke Self / Himself 2020
Dolittle Plimpton (voice) / Plimpton 2020
Bless the Harts Jesus (voice), Jesus Christ (voice), Jesus (voice) (credit only) 2019
Good Talk with Anthony Jeselnik Self 2019
Stuber Stu 2019
Men in Black: International Pawny / Pawny (voice) 2019
The Twilight Zone Samir Wassan 2019
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The Eternals Kingo 2021
The Lovebirds Jibran 2020
Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020 Self - 'Animal Crossing' Segment (voice) / Himself - 'Animal Crossing' Segment (voice) 2020
It Started as a Joke Self / Himself 2020
Dolittle Plimpton (voice) / Plimpton 2020
Bless the Harts Jesus (voice), Jesus Christ (voice), Jesus (voice) (credit only) 2019
Good Talk with Anthony Jeselnik Self 2019
Stuber Stu 2019
Men in Black: International Pawny / Pawny (voice) 2019
The Twilight Zone Samir Wassan 2019
Desus & Mero Self 2019
Mitch Live Self 2018
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
Duck Butter Jake 2018
Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity Himself 2018
The LEGO Ninjago Movie Jay (voice) 2017
The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Presenter 2017
Teen Choice Awards 2017 Himself - Presenter 2017
The Big Sick Kumail Nanjiani 2017
A Happening of Monumental Proportions Perry 2017
Fist Fight Mehar 2017
The History of Comedy Self (archive footage) 2017
The Director's Cut Himself 2016
The Late Bloomer Rich 2016
Harry Himself 2016
Brother Nature Riggleman 2016
HarmonQuest Eddie Lizzard / Self 2016
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates Keanu 2016
Central Intelligence Jared the Airport Security Guard 2016
Chelsea Himself 2016
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Self 2016
Animals. Rusty (voice) 2016
Hello, My Name Is Doris Nasir 2015
The Grinder Leonard, Prosecutor Leonard 2015
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self, Self - Guest 2015
Addicted To Fresno Damon 2015
Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter Self 2015
Flock Of Dudes Ro 2015
The Chris Gethard Show Himself 2015
Scheer-RL Mariah Carey 2015
Tig Himself (voice) (archive footage) 2015
Major Lazer Thor 2015
Misery Loves Comedy Himself - Interviewee 2015
The Late Late Show with James Corden Himself 2015
Hot Ones Self - Guest 2015
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 Brad 2015
WWE 24 Self 2015
Hell and Back Dave the Demon 2015
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors Self 2014
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero Cuteling Mayor (voice) 2014
Screen Junkies Movie Fights Self 2014
Garfunkel and Oates Jordan 2014
Sex Tape Punit 2014
The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail Himself - Host, Himself 2014
HuffPost Live Conversations Himself - Guest 2014
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Self 2014
Silicon Valley Dinesh Chugtai 2014
TripTank Dick Genie 2014
Loaded Raza 2014
Late Night with Seth Meyers Self 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self 2014
Off Camera with Sam Jones Self 2014
Broad City Benny Calitri 2014
Math Bites Showoff Guy 2014
The Pete Holmes Show Dhalsim, Himself - Guest 2013
@midnight Himself 2013
Tubbin' with Tash Himself 2013
Ghost Ghirls Mr. Mattoo 2013
Celebrity Page Self, Self (archive footage) 2013
Hell Baby Cable Guy 2013
Bad Milo Bobbi 2013
TakePart Live Himself - Guest 2013
Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male Himself 2013
Drunk History Lakota Chief 2013
This Is Not Happening Himself 2013
Inside Amy Schumer Juror #11 2013
Set List: Stand Up Without a Net Himself 2013
The Nerdist Himself 2013
Actress Kumail 2013
The Jeselnik Offensive Himself - Guest 2013
The Kings Of Summer Delivery Guy 2013
King of the Nerds Himself - Judge 2013
Newsreaders Amir Larussa 2013
Kroll Show 2013
The Arrangement Alfred Dalton 2013
The Last Leg Self - Guest 2012
Teens Wanna Know Himself 2012
Larry King Now Himself - Guest 2012
Nerdist: Course of the Force Himself 2012
Harmontown Self 2012
Burning Love Zakir 2012
Bunk Himself - Contestant 2012
The Five-Year Engagement Pakistani Chef 2012
Veep Statistician 2012
TableTop Himself - Guest 2012
Key and Peele College Kid #1 2012
Talking Dead Self - Guest 2011
Dish Nation Self 2011
Franklin & Bash Pindar Singh 2011
Traffic Light Paul 2011
Googy Dwane, Dwayne 2011
Portlandia SoCal Waiter, The President, Birthday Loan Officer, Cell Phone Salesman, Date Fact Checker, Disaster Hut Employee, Human Bandwidth Manager, Max Pcx Employee, Oregon Power Employee 2011
Bob's Burgers Skip (voice), Skip Marooch (voice) 2011
Conan Himself - Guest, Himself - Comic Guest, Himself - Clueless Gamer, Kumail Nanjiani (segment "Young Han Solo Audition") 2010
Life as We Know It Simon 2010
The Green Room with Paul Provenza Himself 2010
Adventure Time Prismo (voice), The Maid (voice) / The Maid 2010
Ugly Americans Neilando Patel 2010
New York Stand-Up Show Himself 2010
Red Carpet Report Self 2009
Archer Farooq Ashkani (voice) 2009
Community Custodian Lapari, Lapari 2009
Michael & Michael Have Issues Kumail 2009
Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen Self 2009
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show Self 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Himself 2009
RuPaul's Drag Race Self - Guest Judge 2009
What's in My Bag? Himself 2008
Jake and Amir Kumail 2007
CollegeHumor Originals Vendor 2006
The Colbert Report Omar / Homer, Secret Prisoner 2005
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Himself - Comedian 2005
Channy Awards Himself 2005
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Himself, Self 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself, Himself (segment "Mean Tweets"), Himself / From the Oscars 2003
Aqua Teen Hunger Force Frylock's bees 2000
The View Self 1997
The Daily Show Self 1996
Extra with Billy Bush Self 1994
The X-Files Pasha 1993
Late Show with David Letterman Himself 1993
CBS News Sunday Morning Self - Guest 1979
Saturday Night Live Himself - Host 1975

Producer Filmography

2019 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
2018 Oscar Best Original Screenplay Nominated
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