Kumail Nanjiani originally grew up in Pakistan while moved to the United States at the age of 18 for educational purposes. There, his career in the entertainment industry began in the late-2000s and he gained initial recognition as an actor by starring in TV series like Franklin & Bash, Portlandia, and Newsreaders. After years of work in the entertainment industry, Kumail first found major success during 2014, a year during which he starred in blockbuster movie S*x Tape and also began portraying the character of Dinesh Chugtai in the hit TV series, Silicon Valley. Nanjiani then found further mainstream success in 2017 when he co-wrote and also starred in the romantic comedy The Big Sick, a film that went on to become one of the most acclaimed and commercially successful movies of the year. Since that breakthrough, he has become a lot more active in the entertainment industry and continues to undertake various kind of projects related to acting, stand-up comedy, and writing. Finally, coming towards his personal life, Kumail Nanjiani is married to Emily V. Gordon since 2007, who herself is an accomplished author and producer.
Kumail Nanjiani Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Kumail Nanjiani
- Nicknames: Kumail
- Date of Birth: February 21, 1978
- Birthplace: Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
- Nationality: Pakistani
- Occupation: Comedian, Actor, Writer
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
Kumail Nanjiani Height Weight Body Measurements Facts
Kumail Nanjiani Family Details:
- Father: Aijaz Nanjiani
- Mother: Shabana Nanjiani
- Siblings: Zain Nanjiani (Banker)
- Spouse Name: Emily V. Gordon (m. 2007)
- Children Name: None
Kumail Nanjiani Relationships History:
- Emily V. Gordon – Author (2007-Now)
Kumail Nanjiani Career Highlights:
- First Film: Life as We Know It (2010)
- First TV Show: Saturday Night Live (2008)
- First Video Game: The Walking Dead: Season Two (2013)
Kumail Nanjiani Distinctive Features:
- Strong Jawline
- Prominent Nose
Kumail Nanjiani Body Measurements:
Actor Kumail Nanjiani height, weight, shoe size, and other body measurements complete information is listed below.
- Height in Feet: 5′ 8½”
- Height in Centimeters: 174 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 76 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 167 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: Unknown
Kumail Nanjiani Interesting Facts:
- He is a loyal democrat.
- Kumail is a huge fan of Hugh Grant.
- He was raised a fundamentalist Shia Muslim but later turned agnostic.
- Nanjiani and his wife Emily co-wrote the 2017 hit independent film, The Big Sick.