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Kunal Nayyar Biography

Birth Name:
Kunal Nayyar
Birth Place:
London, England
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Grew up in New Delhi, India, and moved to the U
  • S
  • after graduating high school
  • Won the Mark Twain Comedy Acting Award at the American College Theater Festival in 2003 for his work in a school production of The Rose Tattoo
  • Cowrote a critically acclaimed play called Cotton Candy, which premiered in New Delhi
  • Had a six-day wedding, with 1,000 guests, when he married former Miss India Neha Kapur in December 2011

Awards

  • 2016Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2015Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2014Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2013Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2012Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2011Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated

Relationships

  • Neha Kapur -- Wife