Aasif Mandvi


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Aasif Mandvi is an actor, comedian, and a writer. He is also currently a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.

He is a recipient of an OBIE award for his critically-acclaimed one-man show Sakina’s Restaurant. His stage credits also include the 2002 Broadway revival of OKLAHOMA!, Guantanamo: Honor Bound to Defend Freedom, Homebody/Kabul, Suburbia, Trudy Blue, and Speak Truth to Power.

Film and television credits include the title role in Merchant/Ivory’s The Mystic Masseur, Music and Lyrics, Spider-Man 2, Freedomland, The Siege, Analyze This, ABDC, American Chai, The War Within, Sorry Haters, Sex and the City, Sleeper Cell, The Sopranos, The Bedford Diaries, Oz, CSI, Law and Order, Jericho, ER, Ed, and Tanner, directed by Robert Altman.

Read more about him and watch his best clips at The Daily Show.