Mindy Kaling has earned a net worth of $24 million. Mindy is highly recognized for her role on the NBC sitcom The Office as Kelly Kapoor. She is also appreciated as the creator and a character in the FOX sitcom The Mindy Project.
Not to forget, she was nominated in 2010 for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series for writing the episode Niagara. Most significantly, she has been named as one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2013.
- Birthday: June 24, 1979 (age 39 years)
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Hindu
- Profession: Actress, Author
Mindy Kaling Family – Husband and Children
Mindy Kaling might be married or dating a boyfriend. Kaling is a proud mother of a daughter Katherine Kaling. Mindy chooses not to reveal the father and the relationship status of her with him.
Although she chooses not to reveal her personal relationships, she is often linked up with her colleague B. J. Novak. However, the relationship status of these two comedians is going to be a big mystery and a question mark to their fans.
- Parents: Swati Roysircar, Avu Chokalingam
- Husband: N/A
- Children: Katherine Kaling
- Marital Status: N/A
Kaling was born as Vera Mindy Chokalingam on June 24, 1979, to Hindu parents (Tamil father and Bengali mother) who come from India.
Her mother Swati Roysircar was a gynecologist and her father Avu is an architect by profession.
Mindy attended Buckingham Browne & Nichols in Cambridge, Massachusetts from where graduated in 1997. After the high school, she went to Dartmouth College from where she graduated with a Bachelors in Playwriting in 2001.
While in college, she created the comic strip Badly Drawn Girl in the daily newspaper of the college as well as wrote for Dartmouth Jack-O-Lantern, a humor magazine of the college.
Besides, she became the member of the Cappella group called The Rockapellas and the improvisational comedy troupe named The Dog Day Players.
In her second year at the college, she worked as an intern on Late Night with Conan O’Brien.
Mindy Kaling Plastic Surgery, Height and Weight
Mindy Kaling with the height of 5 feet 3inches (160 cm) carries a weight of 69 kg. With a curvaceous figure measuring 36-28-37 inches, Mindy is often speculated to have done various plastic surgery procedures.
With the rumors of nip and tucks here and there she is often compared to her old self and accused of having Rhinoplasty, teeth job, botox and lip fillers. Although the rumor was spread like an air, there is yet no any evidence found on the web clarifying the speculation.
- Height: 5 feet 3inches (160 cm)
- Weight:50 lbs or 69 kg
- Plastic Surgery: N/A
- Body Measurements: 36-28-37 in (91.5-71-93 cm)
This dusky comedienne is blessed with full natural lips and full breast which often gives a wrong hint of having a boob job. Sources claim her wearing a bra size 36 and a dress sized 10.
Mindy is curvy and doesn’t fail to embrace her silhouette created by her figure-hugging attires. Be it a dress, gowns or formals, she owns the outfit and makes it look like a statement piece.
This beauty is also fond of social media, she is often seen sharing pictures and updating her personal page on the Facebook, Twitter and her Instagram account.
Mindy Kaling – Ocean’s 8
Mindy is famous for her multi-dimensional talent in acting, comedy, writing and producing. She is highly recognized for acting, writing, producing and also directing many of the episodes of the NBC sitcom The Office.
As a producer of The Office, Mindy received a wide appraisal and was nominated for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series for five times consecutively.
Not to forget, her fans also loved her content and portrayal as Mindy Lahiri in the FOX sitcom The Mindy Project.
- 2003: She appeared in the play, Matt & Ben.
- 2005-2013: She featured in the sitcom The Office as Kelly Kapoor.
- 2011: She appeared in In No Strings Attached.
- 2012: She played the role of Vanetha in The Five-Year Engagement.
- 2012-2017: She was the creator and a character in The Mindy Project.
Along with her best friend Brenda Withers, she wrote a play Matt & Ben which was considered as Time Magazine’s Top Ten Theatrical Events of The Year. Her appearance is found on many other shows like Curb Your Enthusiasm and Comedy Death-Ray.
She is also the writer of Saturday Night Live, for one of its episodes.
Mindy started her film career by debuting in The 40-Year-Old Virgin which was soon followed by another film Unaccompanied Minors where she performed as a waitress.
She played a small segment in License to Wed, which also starred actors from The Office. She was seen in Night at the Museum: Battle of Smithsonian recently.
She is known for voicing Taffyta Muttonfudge in an animated comedy film, Wreck-It Ralph.
Mindy Kaling has written a comic memoir called Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns). The book holds a collection of essays based on her early life and career by interlinking with short observational essays about her friends, family, and relationships.
She used to maintain a blog called Things I’ve Bought That I Love which became active again from September 29, 2011, on her website. In 2012, she wrote the comedy The Mindy Project which she pitched to Fox.
Initially, she was featured as the lead actress in the show while she worked as a producer too at the same time. The television series was aired by Fox in 2012 at 9:30 EST.
She was featured on the cover of RELEVANT, a Christian lifestyle magazine, November/December 2013 issue. To describe her relationship story, she started dating in the senior year of her college.
Currently, she is seen in the Ocean’s 8 and Champions.
Mindy Kaling Net Worth and Salary
How much is Mindy Kaling worth? Mindy Kaling has a net worth of $24 million. She has reached the height of the success with all of her endeavor as an actor, writer and most importantly as a comedienne. At one point in her career, The Mindy Project helped her earn an annual salary of $13 million, which is considered huge in the television arena.
- Salary: $13 million
- Net Worth: $24 million