Kumail Nanjiani Archives

The Twilight Zone Reimagining
With the Twilight Zone, Peele and his production company Monkeypaw Productions aim to bring the iconic series back to prominence, and through two episodes, they succeed to mixed results. "The Comedian" — Pictured (l-r): Tracy Morgan as JC Wheeler; Kumail Nanjiani as Samir Wassan of of the CBS All Access series THE TWILIGHT ZONE available to[...]
Watch 'The Twilight Zone' Season 1 Premiere "The Comedian" for Free! [VIDEO]
What better way to celebrate the April 1 premiere of CBS All Access' The Twilight Zone reboot than with a chance to watch Kumail Nanjiani in the series' pilot episode "The Comedian" – for free! The episode debuted on April 1 (along with with Adam Scott starrer "Nightmare at 30,000 Feet"), with new episodes set[...]
'Twilight Zone': Photos, Posters and Trailers from Jordan Peele's Upcoming Series
First: posters for the new take on the classic Nightmare at 30,000 Feet starring Adam Scott and The Comedian starring Kumail Nanjiani.  #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ "Nightmare at 30,000 Feet" — Pictured: Adam Scott as Justin Sanderson of the[...]
The Twilight Zone Reimagining
Because it's a show that has always helped us look at ourselves, hold a mirror up to society." The Twilight Zone, starring Jordan Peele as the host, and Adam Scott, John Cho, Kumail Nanjiani, Allison Tolman, Jacob Tremblay, Steven Yeun, DeWanda Wise, Ginnifer Goodwin, Sanaa Lathan, Tracy Morgan, Greg Kinnear, Zazie Beetz, Betty Gabriel, Seth Rogen, and many more begins streaming on CBS All Access on April 1. [...]
Twilight Zone Reboot Adds John Cho, Allison Tolman and Jacob Tremblay
Previously announced for the cast in other episodes include Sanaa Lathan, Adam Scott and Kumail Nanjiani Peele himself will serve as the show's hosting role. Peele has gone on record that he was nervous to take on the daunting task of bringing one of televisions most iconic shows back to life: "I was terrified Why would I[...]
'Men in Black' Reboot Gains Emma Thompson, Liam Neeson, and Kumail Nanjiani
Credit: G Holland / Shutterstock.com According to The Hollywood Reporter, Liam Neeson and Oscar-nominated Kumail Nanjiani have signed on to join the MiB franchise, and Dame Emma Thompson is returning as Agent O, the chief of the Men in Black organization. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php[...]
HBO Renews Bill Hader's Barry for Season 2; Mike Judge's Silicon Valley for Season 6
A collaboration between Mike Judge and Alec Berg, SILICON VALLEY's season five cast includes Thomas Middleditch, Zach Woods, Kumail Nanjiani, Martin Starr, Josh Brener, Amanda Crew, Matt Ross, Suzanne Cryer and Jimmy O Yang. Mike Judge, Alec Berg, Clay Tarver, Michael Rotenberg, Tom Lassally, Jamie Babbit, Jim Kleverweis executive produce; created by Mike Judge & John[...]
portlandia season 8
All good things must naturally come to an end (which has still in no way, shape, or form ever made me feel good about the process), and that's where IFC finds itself with their Portland-set hipster satire series Portlandia. With their eighth and final season only a few months away, co-creators Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein will[...]
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He used to use his "radio voice" at the supermarket just to make his point: while everyone thought of him as some "cool guy" living a dream life on the radio, he was just a guy at the deli counter trying to decide if a half-pound of German bologna is enough for the week. Gal Gadot[...]
Gal Gadot To Host Saturday Night Live, Plus Ryan Gosling And Kumail Nanjiani,
Finally, Kumail Nanjiani will host the October 14 episode with musical guest Pink SNL revealed the lineup in a tweet: Happy Fall! #SNL pic.twitter.com/gnHXjREPlN — Saturday Night Live – SNL (@nbcsnl) September 21, 2017 It's nice to know who's hosting, but shouldn't SNL be more concerned with actually replacing the three cast members who departed at the end[...]
Mass Effect: Andromeda Will Feature Kumail Nanjiani As A "Space Frog"
Bioware released a video today featuring actor Kumail Nanjiani, known for his role on HBO's Silicone Valley, about his role as a voice actor in Mass Effect: Andromeda. The only clue we have as to Nanjiani's ME persona is that he is a "Space Frog" which many are taking as a hint that he is going to play a[...]
Meltdown With Jonah And Kumail Comes To An End
The series is shot documentary style and starred Jonah Ray and Kumail Nanjiani and have included guests like: Jim Gaffigan, Chris Hardwick, Michael Ian Black, Marc Maron, Garfunkel and Oates, Paul Sheer, Nick Offerman and Weird Al Yankovic.   But it wasn't the network that pulled the plug The live show has been going on for six years[...]