Comedian Hasan Minhaj from “Homecoming King” Wiki
Hasan Minhaj was born on 23 September 1985, in Davis, California, USA, which means that his zodiac sign is Virgo and he is 33 years old. Hasan, whose nationality is American, is best known as a writer, political commentator, comedian actor, and television host. Having worked as a stand-up comic, and having briefly appeared on TV, he rose to fame when he became the senior correspondent of “The Daily Show” in 2014. In addition, Mihaj is known for working on projects such as “Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King” and “The Spy Who Dumped Me”.
Ethnicity and Background
When it comes to Hasan’s ethnicity, he is Hindu with has dark hair and eyes, born into an Indian Muslim family that immigrated from Aligarh and Seohara. He was born to Najme and Seema, however, his mother returned to India and spent eight years studying medicine there. In 1989, she returned to the US, where she gave birth to Hasan’s younger sister Ayesha, who now works as an attorney in San Francisco. When it comes to Minhaj’s education, he attended the University of California, Davis, where he studied political science, and became interested in comedy, having seen Chris Rock’s “Never Scared”. In the following period, he would travel to San Francisco and perform there, and in 2008 he was rewarded with “Best Comic Standing”, and went on to work with Pablo Francisco, Katt Williams and Gabriel Iglesias, which allowed him to gain more fame and be more exposed in the media.
Tune in to Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj tomorrow if you want to find out what the hell this thing is.
Career in Other Branches of Entertainment
In addition to being an actor, Hasan is also a comedian, appearing frequently on TV. He made his first appearance in 2009 in “Chelsea Lately”, followed by appearing in “Omg! The 411” in the same year. As of 2012, Minhaj starred in “The Truth with Hasan Minhaj”, and appeared in projects such as “Money From Strangers”. As of 2017, the comedian and actor starred in “Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King”, and appeared in “Night of Too Many Stars” and “The Problem with Apu”. In 2018, Hasan began working on the prominent project entitled “Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj”, which received a generally positive response from critics and the audience. The mentioned series explores numerous trends in today’s culture and society and covers variety of contemporary topics. When it comes to Minhaj’s latest projects in this field, he is currently filming a documentary entitled “Bite to the Future”. Overall, he has had 35 gigs in the mentioned field, through which he has made a name for himself and gained recognition in the media.
Hasan made his debut with a support role in “The Wanda Sykes Show” in 2010, and in the same year worked on several other projects, such as “The Legend of Neil”. In the following year, he appeared in 18 episodes of “Disaster Date” and five episodes of “State of Georgia”, gaining more recognition and exposure among the media. As of 2012, Hasan played the role of Kurt in “Watsky’s Making an Album”, and in 2015 he finally joined the cast of “The Daily Show”, which would help him gain big success in the genre. As of 2018, he landed the role of Duffer in “The Spy Who Dumped Me”, and his latest project, “Goatface” is currently in post-production.
— Hasan Minhaj (@hasanminhaj) June 29, 2018
Wife Beena Patel
When it comes to his relationship status, Minhaj has been married to Beena Patel since 2015; Hasan’s wife is a Doctor of Public Health and she has been working with homeless patients since 2013, serving as the Management Consultant for MedAmerica. The couple lives in New York City, and in late April 2018, they had their first child, a baby girl.
So just how rich is Hasan Minhaj as of late 2018? According to authoritative sources, this comedian and TV personality has net worth of over $3 million, accumulated from his career in the previously mentioned fields. He hasn’t disclosed any information regarding his assets such as houses and cars, but working hard certainly allowed him to be financially stable and able to take care of himself and his family.
Being active in the entertainment field, Hasan is naturally active on social media too, such as Twitter and Instagram, followed by 320,000 people on the former and over 400,000 on the latter, both of which he uses to communicate with his fans as well as to promote his work. Some of Minhaj’s latest tweets include a post in which he jokingly spoke about looking forward to meeting Stephen Athome, with the following caption “Thrilled to be meeting @jonbatiste tonight on @stephenathome’s election special. Here’s my best guess for what that encounter might look like. Tune in to @CBS to watch! #LateShowLIVE”. Minhaj often posts photos from his private life to his Instagram account, one of his latest promoting his latest project, with the following caption “Tune in to @patriotact tomorrow if you want to find out what the hell this thing is.”