A wonderful American actress who is multi-talented and has super writing skills is none other than Mindy Kaling. She is a perfect blend of beauty with brains and she also works as a comedian. With her excellent acting skills, she has managed to make a permanent [position in the American TV. Let’s take a sneak peek over the journey of Mindy Kaling and know a little bit about her whereabouts and career life. Let us know how much ear earns and what her net worth is in 2017.
Born on 24th June 1979, Mindy Kaling’s real name is Vera Mindy Chokalingam . If you have seen The Mindy Project you would have got the idea as for about whom we are talking about. She created the Fox Broadcasting and later her sitcom, The Mindy project which was the hit of its time. Apart from these versatilities she also worked as an executive producer and writer on a show. She has worked as a writer, executive producer, occasional director, as well as a great writer. Her two books on essays have made a remarkable position in the market.
Mindy was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His parents Avu Chokalingam and Swati Chokalingam were an architect and an obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN) respectively. They have worked hard to reach the position in their time. Mindy cultivates the same traits from his parents and becomes very hard working since childhood.
Being Indian as origin her parents met at Nigeria while working for the same hospital. Later Ava and Swati moved to the USA in the year 1979 and in the same year Mindy was also born. It was in the year 2012 when her mother died of pancreatic cancer. His father is still alive. His only brother works as an educational consultant and critic of affirmative action policies which is an influential position in the country.
After getting schooled from Buckingham Browne & Nichols which is a private school in Massachusetts, she got graduated from Dartmouth in 2001. She did a bachelor’s degree in playwriting. She also studied Latin in the college which was her favorite subject in the school as well. she played and acted various roles as a comedian during her school and college life.
Mindy got her name from the TV show Mork and Mindy which her parents used to see. She got famed with this name only while her real name Vera which is the name of the incarnation of a Hindu goddess, got little famous. With her on and off relationship with B. J. Novak who also served as the consulting producer for the Season 1 of The Mindy Project, she got famous in the media. B. J. Novak also appeared in the shoe for around 4 to 5 times. It was his brother who composed the music for this sitcom.
On August 15, 2017, Kaling announced she was pregnant.
Mindy started her career with different projects with different people. But she didn’t attain the satisfaction in any of them. She was bold enough to describe working as product assistant in Crossing Over with John Edward psychic show depressing. Her work on The Mindy Project was one of the most remarkable ones of the times and later she branched out to many other TV shows.
One of her show which got popularity was The Office. She played the role of Kelly Kapoor on that show. It was her show with her best friend Brenda Withers which got listed under “Top Ten Theatrical Events of The Year” in the Times magazine. Apart from TV shows she also wrote a blog named “Things I’ve Bought That I Love” under the name Mindy Ephron.
Mindy Kaling has managed to grab a position in 50 Coolest and Most Creative Entertainers” in Hollywood in the year 2013. She was also honored by the Time as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.
Mindy Kaling Net Worth
As of 2017, Mindy Kaling has a net worth of $20 million US dollars and she is one of the most influential actresses, comedian, and writer of the time. All these three professions have led her made a lot of money. No wonder in the coming days we would find her net worth increase manifolds.
Being one of the most influential people in the world in the year 2012, let’s see what Mindy has got in store for her in the future. She was also named as women of the year by one glamour magazine.