Aasif Hakim Mandviwala (born March 5, 1966), known professionally as Aasif Mandvi (IPA: /ɑːsɨf ˈmɑːndviː/), is an Indian-American actor and comedian. He is a regular correspondent on The Daily Show since March 12, 2007. Mandvi was born in Mumbai, India to a Muslim family. His family moved to Bradford, England when he was one year old, then Tampa, Florida, USA when he was 16.
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- ↑ Kilachand, Tara (2008-05-31). ‘In the US, they say Indians are always laughing’. Livemint. Retrieved on November 7, 2008.