Aziz Ansari Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Aziz Ansari Biography
  • Name: Aziz Ansari
  • Age: 35 years old
  • Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Net Worth: US $17 Million
  • Status: Alive

Aziz Ansari is an American actor, comedian and writer. He co-created the Netflix comedy-drama series, Master of None (2015-17), and starred as “Tom Haverford” in NBC’s Parks and Recreation (2009-15). His credits include 30 Minutes or Less (2011), Epic (2013) and Human Giant (2007-08). Aziz Ismail Ansari was born on February 23, 1983, in Columbia, South Carolina. His parents Fatima and Shoukath both work in the medical field. He has a brother named Aniz. Ansari attended South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics followed by the New York University Stern School of Business. He graduated in 2004 with a BA degree in marketing.

Ansari began his stand-up comedy career at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York City. He worked with Paul Scheer, Jason Woliner and Rob Huebel. Together they created the MTV sketch comedy ‘Human Giant’. The show ran for two seasons from April 2007 to April 2008. Ansari appeared in the comedy film, The Rocker (2008), starring Rainn Wilson. He had a memorable role as “Randy Springs” in Judd Apatow’s Funny People (2009). He had small roles in Observe and Report (2009) with Seth Rogen, and I Love You, Man (2009) with Paul Rudd. Ansari was cast as “Tom Haverford” in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation (2009-15). His performance earned him a NAACP Image Award nomination for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series. The series featured actresses Amy Poehler and Rashida Jones.

Ansari co-starred with Jesse Eisenberg and Danny McBride in 30 Minutes or Less (2011). He played an exaggerated version of himself in This Is the End (2013). He lent his voice to the animated films Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012) and Epic (2013). Ansari co-created and starred as “Dev Shah” in the Netflix series Master of None (2015-17). The show earned him 2 Primetime Emmys, a Golden Globe, a Peabody and a Critics’ Choice Television Award. His television credits include Reno 911!, Scrubs, Bob’s Burgers, and Adventure Time.

Ansari’s debut comedy album, Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening, was released in January 2010. He’s also known for the stand-up specials Dangerously Delicious (2012), Buried Alive (2013) and Live in Madison Square Garden (2015). His best-selling book ‘Modern Romance: An Investigation’ was published in 2015 by Penguin Press. It was co-written by sociologist Eric Klinenberg.

Aziz Ansari is about 5ft 6in tall and he’s of Indian descent. He was raised in a Muslim household. His personal net worth is estimated at $17 million. He reportedly signed a $3.5 million deal with Penguin Press for his first book. Ansari began a relationship chef ‘Courtney McBroom’ in 2013. The two separated in early 2016.

Aziz Ansari Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Aziz Ansari Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Aziz Ismail Ansari
  • Birthday: February 23, 1983
  • How Old : Age: 35 years old
  • Place of Birth: Columbia, South Carolina, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor, Comedian, Filmmaker
  • Years Active: 2004-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $17 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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