Aziz Ansari is a well-known American comedian and actor. He is widely popular for his different roles in NBC series, Parks and Recreation (2009-2015) as Tom Haverford and in the Netflix series, Master of None which he created. The show debuted just last year, 2015 and already The New York Times has called it as the best comedy of the year.
Life before Comedic/Acting Career
Actor and comedian Aziz Ansari was born on February 23, 1983, and are of Indian-American descent. He was born in Columbia, South Carolina in a Tamil Muslim family that came from Tamil Nadu in India. Aziz’s mother, Fatima, works a job in the medical office while his Shoukath, his father, is a gastroenterologist. Aziz Ansari has said that he is more of an atheist. He attended Marlboro Academy and South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics. He then graduated majoring in marketing in New York University Stern School of Business. Continue reading “About Aziz Ansari: Stand-Up Comedian and Actor”