|Nik Dodani Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||December 19, 1993|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Nik Dodani is an American actor, writer, voice actor, and comedian who is known for playing Zahid Raja in the Netflix comedy-drama series Atypical, Chase in the Netflix teen drama series Trinkets, Pat Patel in the CBS sitcom Murphy Brown, and Danny Khan in the psychological horror film Escape Room. In addition to that, Nik Dodani has also been a part of several other projects which include shows and movies like Dark Was the Night, Kevin from Work, Alex Strangelove, Angie Tribeca, Escape Room: Tournament of Champions, Living with Abandon, The Owl House, The Good Neighbor, Selfie, The Comeback, Other People, and Mark, Mary & Some Other People.
Dallas, Texas, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Nik Dodani attended BASIS Scottsdale Grades 5–12 Tuition Free Charter School in Scottsdale, Arizona. Moreover, he got enrolled at Occidental College in Los Angeles and studied politics.
Actor, Writer, Voice Actor, Comedian
- Father – Jawahar Dodani
- Mother – Amrita Dodani
Nik Dodani has been represented by –
- Buchwald, Talent and Literary Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States
- Authentic Talent and Literary Management, Talent Management Company, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Often wears glasses
Nik Dodani Facts
- Nik uses he/him pronouns.
- In 2016, he made his first theatrical film appearance by playing the character named Ron in the comedy-drama film Other People, starring Jesse Plemons, Molly Shannon, Maude Apatow, Madisen Beaty, and others.
- Nik Dodani started playing the recurring role of Zahid Raja, Sam’s best friend who is a “dweeby and foul-mouthed lothario”, in the Netflix series Atypical in 2017. The show focuses on the life of 18-year-old Sam Gardner who is on the autism spectrum and its lead cast included Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist, Brigette Lundy-Paine, Amy Okuda, and Michael Rapaport.
- He co-starred as Pat Patel, the director of social media for Murphy in the Morning, in the CBS sitcom Murphy Brown in 2018.
- Nik Dodani appeared as an experienced escape room enthusiast named Danny Khan in the 2019 psychological horror film Escape Room. He was also cast in its sequel Escape Room: Tournament of Champions.
- As a voice actor, Nik made his TV show debut in July 2021 by providing vocals to the character of Gavin in an episode titled Through the Looking Glass Ruins of the Disney Channel animated fantasy series The Owl House.
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