Kumail Nanjiani

Kumail Nanjiani

  • Born on
    • February 21st, 1978
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.

Starring Kumail Nanjiani on Plex


Acting (28 Credits)

2021Eternals as Kingo
2020The Lovebirds as Jibran
2020Death to 2020 as Bark Multiverse
2020Dolittle as Plimpton (voice)
2019Stuber as Stu
2019Men in Black: International as Pawny (voice)
2018Duck Butter as Jake
2017The Big Sick as Kumail Nanjiani
2017The Lego Ninjago Movie as Jay (voice)
2017Fist Fight as Officer Mehar
2017A Happening of Monumental Proportions as Perry
2016The Late Bloomer as Rich
2016Brother Nature as Riggleman
2016Flock of Dudes as Ro
2016Central Intelligence as Jared the Airport Security Guard
2016Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates as Keanu
2015Loaded as Raza
2015Hello, My Name Is Doris as Nasir
2015Hot Tub Time Machine 2 as Brad
2015Hell and Back as Dave the Demon (voice)
2015Addicted to Fresno as Damon
2014Sex Tape as Punit
2014Silicon Valley as Dinesh Chugtai
2013Bad Milo as BobbiWatch Free
2013Hell Baby as Cable GuyWatch Free
2013The Kings of Summer as Gary (Delivery Guy)
2012The Five-Year Engagement as Pakistani Chef
2010Life as We Know It as Simon

Writer (1 Credits)


Himself (2 Credits)



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