Kumail Nanjiani is a Pakistani-American based Actor, Stand-up Comedian, writer and also a podcast host. He got his recognition after getting nominated for the HBO’s Emmy Award for the Television series Silicon Valley and also for providing the voice of Prismo in the animated series named Adventure Time. He has also starred in an adult Swim series called Newsreaders and co-hosted the Comedy Central show. Now let’s have a close look at the net worth of Kumail Nanjiani in the year 2019.
Early life and Biography
Kumail was born on February 21, 1978, in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. He was raised by his father Aijaz Nanjiani and Mother Shabana as a Shia Muslim but with any faith in it. Shereen Janani who is the Scottish radio Presenter is his second cousin. He has attended Karachi Grammar School and completed his schooling there only.
He was a brilliant student in his school and always praised by his teachers for his studies and extra activities in school. Later he moved to the United States and attended Grinnell College in Lowa from where he got graduated in the year 2001. He has done a double major in Computer science and philosophy.
Kumail got married to Emily V. Gordon, who is also an author, comedy producer and great family therapist since 2007. This couple before marriage had dated each other for a long time and then finally decided to get married. Their first meeting happened during a show where Kumail had to perform. This couple is together after that meeting and living their life joyfully. They love to take tours around the world and post their pictures on the Instagram. They are sharing a romantic relationship.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
His television career started by hosting a video game themed Podcast which was titled as The Indoor Kids. His co-host left the show in the year 2011, and he began hosting that show with his wife Emily V. Gordon. He has done several roles in films as well.
He got his role in cinema from a romantic comedy movie The Big Sick, the story of which is written by himself with his wife. The story of the film is about this couple. This film made this couple popular as it has been considered as the most acclaimed films of the year 2017 and also got chosen by the American Film Institute in the top ten films of the year.
Net worth and Earnings
Being a successful stand-up comedian and actor, Kumail has earned so much by way of his fee for films and shows he has done. His estimated net worth is $7.5 million. Most of his earnings came from acting.
Kumail Nanjiani is a successful actor in America who was born in Pakistan. He is living a wonderful life with his wife. Because of his acting skills, he has won millions of hearts and followers on the social media platform. He reached this level only by his hard work and his talent.