Occupation:Actor, Producer, Writer
Birthday:June 24, 1979
Mindy Kaling is an American actress, comedian, and writer from suburban Boston. In college, Kaling performed in the improvisational comedy group The Dog Day Player, created a comic strip, and wrote in the college humor magazine. Her first project to gain publicity was Matt & Ben, a play she co-wrote with her best friend. She has since performed in various films and shows, including The Office and The Mindy Project, the latter of which she created. Kaling has been nominated multiple times for a Primetime Emmy award as a writer for her work on The Office, and for the WGA award for both The Office and The Mindy Project.