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Kaling and Novak met in 2004 on the set of "The Office."
Vera Mindy Chokalingam  born June 24, ,  [ dubious — discuss ] known professionally as Mindy Kaling , is an American actress, writer, producer, and comedian. Kaling first gained recognition starring as Kelly Kapoor in the NBC sitcom The Office — , for which she also served as a writer, executive producer, and director. She had roles in such comedy films as The Night Before , Ocean's 8 , and Late Night , the lattermost of which she also wrote and produced. Kaling has said she has never been called Vera, her first name,  but has been referred to as Mindy since her mother was pregnant with her while her parents were living in Nigeria.
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Subscriber Account active since. Mindy Kaling and B. Novak met over 15 years ago on the set of "The Office," playing the on-again, off-again couple Kelly Kapoor and Ryan Howard.
Kaling was the daughter of Indian immigrants. Her father, an architect, and her mother, an obstetrician-gynecologist, met at a hospital in Nigeria where both were working, and they moved to the United States in She attended Dartmouth College B. In addition, she drew the well-liked comic Badly Drawn Girl for the university newspaper. Following graduation, Kaling shared an apartment in Brooklyn with her college friend Brenda Withers. The play was entered in into the New York International Fringe Festival, where it took the award for best overall production. The comedy then had a successful two-year run Off-Broadway, followed by a transfer to Los Angeles. She also served as executive producer for the series from , and she directed several episodes as well. Kaling later developed the innovative TV show The Mindy Project , which centred on the life of Mindy Lahiri, an obstetrician-gynecologist who is fixated on finding a romantic partner.