“I regard romantic comedies as a subgenre of sci-fi, in which the world operates according to different rules than my regular human world.”
“I love talking about clothes with women; it's like a code because women dress for women.”
“My relationship with my mom is really the single most profound relationship that I've ever had in my life.”
Mindy Kaling (born Vera Mindy Chokalingam on June 24, 1979 in Cambridge, Massachusetts) is an American actress, writer and showrunner. She got her big break when she landed the role of Kelly Kapoor on NBC’s The Office. She has since gone on to steal America’s hearts as the title character on The Mindy Project. Mindy is also an accomplished author, having penned two books: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me (And Other Concerns) in 2011 and Why Not Me? in 2015.
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Mindy is best known for starring on The Mindy Project.
Honestly, we’re not sure why Mindy hasn’t been snatched up yet. She’s a catch! Mindy received her college education from Dartmouth University; she graduated in 2001.