Kaling’s film debut was in The 40-Year-Old Virgin with Carell. She went on to star in her own hit show The Mindy Project. She also starred in A Wrinkle in Time, Ocean’s 8 and Late Night.
Kaling was originally hired as a writer on The Office, and is still writing and producing TV shows –– most recently, a remake of Four Weddings And A Funeral.
She has two children, a three-year-old daughter and a son born last year.