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Hasan Minhaj Bio, wiki, Age, Career, Height, Weight, Family

Hasan Minhaj

Hasan Minhaj is an Indian-American comedian and actor who has been a senior correspondent on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show since 2014. On May 23, 2017, he released his first stand-up comedy special, Homecoming King, on Netflix, in which he discussed growing up in an Indian American Muslim family.

The state of Georgia, Disaster Date, and Arrested Development are among his other television credits. He was named International Man of the Year at the GQ India Men of the Year Awards in 2017. Minhaj is married to Beena Patel, with whom he has two children, and co-hosts Netflix’s Patriot Act with Hasan Minha.

I grew up in a Muslim family.

Hasan Minhaj was born in Davis, California, on September 23, 1985. He is of Asian ancestry and holds Indian-American citizenship. He is from Aligarh and Seohara, Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh, India, and comes from a Muslim family.

Minhaj was born in Davis, California, to Muslim parents Najme and Seema Minhaj. Minhaj and his father stayed in the United States after his birth, but his mother returned to India for eight years to finish medical school. He also has a sister, Ayesha Minhaj, who works as an attorney in the Bay Area. He is a native Hindi speaker. Minhaj graduated from the University of California, Davis, with a BA in political science.

A Comedian’s Career

After seeing Chris Rock’s stand-up special ‘Never Scared,’ Minhaj decided to pursue a career in comedy (2005). He was so moved that he went to San Francisco to perform. Minhaj won Wild 94.9’s Best Comic Standing competition in 2008, giving him the chance to open for comedians such as Pablo Francisco, Katt Williams, and Gabriel Iglesias.

He moved to Los Angeles the following year, where he became a finalist on NBC’s Stand-up for Diversity. In 2010, he appeared in two episodes of the comedy web series The Legend of Neil as a guest star.

Minhaj also hosted the 2013 show Stand Up Planet and starred in Hasan Minhaj’s 2014 web series The Truth. He was also nominated for a BTVA Video Game Voice Acting Award for Best Vocal Ensemble for his work in the action-adventure first-person shooter video game Far Cry 4.

Minhaj became a correspondent for The Daily Show, an American late-night talk and news satire television show, on November 19, 2014. He currently co-hosts the show with Trevor Noah, a comedian.

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Minhaj’s Off-Broadway show, Homecoming King, premiered in October 2015. Hasan Minhaj hosted the Radio and Television Correspondents Dinner the following June. He was chosen as a speaker for the 2017 White House Correspondents’ Dinner in April 2017. Hasan Minhaj poked fun at Washington, D.C. society, the media, American politics, current events, the president, the Washington press corps, and a slew of other topics.

He even chastised Donald Trump for skipping the event! And he reminded the press that they had a job to do:

We’ve come to discuss the truth. We are in the Golden Age of Lying in 2017, and we are living in it. Now is the time to lie, and Donald Trump is the chief liar. Remember, you’re the public’s worst enemy. You are his most vehement foe. Journalists, ISIS, and ties that aren’t too long. And you’re the bad guys in some way. That’s why you must keep your foot firmly planted on the gas pedal.

Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King won the 2016 MPAC Media Award and the 2018 Peabody Award for Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King.

Since 2018, Minhaj has hosted Patriot Act with Hasan Minha on Netflix, for which he has received two Peabody Awards and two Webby Awards.

A net worth of $3 million is estimated

Hasan Minhaj has amassed a sizable fortune as an actor and comedian over the course of his career. Minhaj has a net worth of $3 million, according to the Celebrity Net Worth website. He has not revealed his exact salary, but an American comedian’s average salary is said to be between $30k and $40k. Hasan Minhaj married his longtime girlfriend Beena Patel, a Hindu woman, in January 2015. Hasan Minhaj is the father of three children. At UC Davis, the couple met for the first time. Minhaj’s wife is a public health doctor who helps homeless people. She has even worked for MedAmerica as a Management Consultant.

They welcomed their first child, a baby girl, on April 22, 2018. The comic actor announced to his fans in March 2020 that he and his wife had welcomed their second child, a baby boy, into the world. Both their son and daughter’s names have remained a secret. The four-person family lives in New York City.

Facts of Hasan Minhaj
Date of Birth:1985, September-23
Age:36 years old
Birth Nation:United States of America
Height:6 Feet
NameHasan Minhaj
FatherNajme Minhaj
MotherSeema Minhaj
NationalityAmerican
Birth Place/CityDavis, California
EthnicityAsian
ProfessionComedian
Net Worth$3 million
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Face ColorBrown
MarriedBeena Patel (2015)
Married toBeena Patel
Children2
EducationUniversity of California, Davis, BA degree in political science
SistersAyesha Minhaj