|Hasan Minhaj Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11½ in|
|Date of Birth||September 23, 1985|
Hasan Minhaj is an American comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, actor, and television host who has gained immense popularity with his Netflix comedy web talk show titled Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj.
Davis, Yolo County, California, United States
New York City, New York, United States
Hasan Minhaj graduated from Davis Senior High School in 2003 and then got enrolled at the University of California, Davis. He graduated from the university as a Political Science major in 2007.
Comedian, Writer, Producer, Political Commentator, Actor, Television Host
- Father – Najme Minhaj (Chemist)
- Mother – Seema (née Usmani) (Doctor)
- Siblings – Ayesha Minhaj (Younger Sister) (Attorney in the San Francisco Bay Area)
Hasan Minhaj is represented by Imprint PR, Public Relations Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States.
Political/News Satire, Observational Comedy, Black Comedy, Sarcasm, Insult Comedy, Surreal Humor
American Politics, Indian Culture, Political Punditry, Popular Culture, Current Events, Mass Media/News Media, Civil Rights
5 ft 11½ in or 181.5 cm
73 kg or 161 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Hasan Minhaj has dated –
- Beena Patel (2015-Present) – They met during their college years and got married in January 2015. Beena and Hasan welcomed their first child, a daughter, on April 22, 2018. In March 2020, Hasan and Beena revealed the birth of their second child, a son.
Race / Ethnicity
Hasan Minhaj is of Indian descent.
He was raised in a Muslim family.
Hasan Minhaj Facts
- The correct pronunciation of his name is “HA-sun MIN-haj”.
- He is well-versed in Urdu.
- Hasan Minhaj has credited Richard Pryor, Dave Chappelle, Trevor Noah, Junot Diaz, Jon Stewart, Chris Rock, and Stephen Colbert as his influences.
- He has been cast in a couple of acting projects such as The Legend of Neil, State of Georgia, Watsky’s Making an Album, and Most Likely to Murder.
- His show, Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj, has won Peabody Award as well as Webby Award.
- Hasan Minhaj has also gained a huge fan base on social media with more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram and more than a million followers on Twitter.
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