Kumail Nanjiani Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, Career and Awards

Kumail Nanjiani Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, Career and Awards.

Kumail Nanjiani Net Worth 2020Kumail Nanjiani is a stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and podcast host. He is of Pakistani-American origin.

Kumail Nanjiani Net Worth 2020

His famous works include his lead role in the HBO’s comedy series called Silicon Valley and his voice acting in Adventure Time for the character called Prismo.


Kumail Nanjiani was born on February 21, 1978, in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. His father’s name Aijaz Nanjiani and Shabana is his mother’s name. Born and raised in Pakistan he moved to the states in 1996, at the age of 18. His parents are Muslim by religion.


Kumail Nanjiani studied at Karachi Grammar School in Karachi, Pakistan when he was a child. He moved to the USA for further studies in 1996. He attended the Grinnell College in Iowa and graduated in 2001 with a double major in computer science and philosophy.


Kumail started his career as podcast host in 2011 with Ali Baker. The podcast was themed on video games and named The Indoor Kids. When Ali Baker left the show Nanjiani continued to co-host the podcast along with his wife Emily V. Gordon.

During this time he also managed to appear in small characters and supporting roles in the film industry like The Kings Of Summer, Franklin, and Bash etc.

He co-hosted The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail that aired from July 2014. The same year he was cast as Dinesh for the HBO comedy series called Silicon Valley.

The series was an instant hit and critically acclaimed for numerous awards and nominations. Kumaile and his wife Emily co-wrote a comedy movie based on their relationship with each other in 2017 The Big Sick.


The Big Sick, a comedy movie that Kumail wrote together with his wife Emily was nominated in the 90th Academy Awards for the category Best Original Screenplay.

The Silicon Valley series in which Kumail appears as Dinesh is also nominated as well as awarded with numerous awards like Critics’ Choice Television Award, Satellite Award for Best Television Series, Primetime Emmy Award and many other.

Kumail Nanjiani Net Worth

Kumail Nanjiani is a Pakistani-American stand-up comedian, actor, and podcast host who has a net worth of $6 million.

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