Name: Mindy Kaling
Birth Name: 
Vera Mindy Chokalingam
Birth Date: 
June 24, 1979
Birth Place: 
Cambridge, MA
Relationship Status: 
Dating Benjamin Nugent
Celebrity Ranking # 124

Mindy Kaling to Conan O’Brien: “I Have to Have These Elaborate Fantasies” While Jogging

Posted Tuesday April 15, 2014 10:10 AM GMT

Her show “The Mindy Project” has been renewed for a third season on FOX, and Mindy Kaling was in good spirits during her visit to “Conan” last night (April 14).

The “Office” starlet explained that while she’s not the typical stick-thin actress, she still makes sure to keep her body in good physical health.


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Mindy Kaling Brings "Summer Bangs" to "Chelsea Lately"

Posted Tuesday April 8, 2014 2:15 PM GMT

Getting into the spirit of the seaon, Mindy Kaling showed off her new 'do on Instagram Monday afternoon (April 8).

The "Mindy Project" babe rocked new fringe and captioned her pics, "Summer bangs!" and "I told Denno (@kateydenno) and Clariss (@clarisshair) I wanted to look like "one of Pharrell's friends" and I think they did a great job. @helmutlang blazer and tshirt, @marcjacobs bling @Gucci shoes."



Mindy Kaling is Hilarious on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Tuesday April 1, 2014 11:13 AM GMT

She cut her teeth in the writer’s room at “The Office,” and these days Mindy Kaling is a bona fide entertainment industry tour de force.

The “Mindy Project” mastermind dropped by " Jimmy Kimmel Live” last night (March 31) to talk about the public reaction to her, “I don’t want to be skinny,” statement in Vogue.


Mindy Kaling: Ben Affleck is “So Handsome and Accomplished”

Posted Thursday March 27, 2014 2:45 PM GMT

Taking care of some media duties, Mindy Kaling dropped by the “Today” show in New York City on Thursday morning (March 27).

The “Office” cutie was in the house to chat with Savannah Guthrie about her hit FOX show “The Mindy Project,” and talk quickly turned to celebrity crushes.


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Mindy Kaling Shows Off "The Mindy Project" in Hollywood

Posted Tuesday March 25, 2014 10:50 PM GMT

Excited to move into season two of her hit show, Mindy Kaling was on hand for "The Mindy Project" presentation at PaleyFest in Hollywood, CA on Tuesday (March 25).

The 34-year-old actress looked fashion forward as she hit the red carpet outside the Dolby Theatre a in patterned crop top and matching skirt along with red and black peep toe pumps.


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Mindy Kaling in Vogue April 2014: I’m Constantly In A State Of Self-Improvement

Posted Tuesday March 25, 2014 3:03 PM GMT

She's always dealing with gossip when it comes to her figure, and now Mindy Kaling is ready to address the constant criticism in the April 2014 issue of Vogue magazine.

During her interview, the "Mindy Project" star opened up about everything from her body to her keen sense of fashion on the red carpet.


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Mindy Kaling Checks Out the Auto Club 400

Posted Sunday March 23, 2014 2:45 PM GMT

Taking control for a day at the races, Mindy Kaling checked out the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 today (March 23).

Speaking with an iconic Muppet's character, the comedy queen spoke with the Great Gonzo and the media during a press conference prior to the race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA.


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Mindy Kaling Rails Against Diversity Critics of "The Mindy Project"

Posted Tuesday March 11, 2014 6:01 PM GMT

Fed up with the constant questions about diversity on her show, Mindy Kaling spoke her mind during a SXSW panel on Tuesday (March 11).

The "Mindy Project" creator asked about her character being the only female doctor and the only doctor of color on the series.


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