Aziz Ansari

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Name: Aziz Ansari
  • Birth Place: Columbia, South Carolina, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Comedian
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Fast Facts

  • Met future Human Giant costars Paul Scheer and Rob Huebel while performing at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York City.
  • Named "Hot Standup" by Rolling Stone in its 2005 Hot List.
  • Speaks Tamil.

Awards

  • 2015, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy: Nominee
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series: Winner

Relationships

  • Shoukath Ansari — Father
  • Fatima Ansari — Mother

College

  • New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York, New York, United States (BS in Marketing, 2004)