Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.
Todays show was cancelled but picked up by Hulu and is still going strong in both the USA and the UK, she was a favorite figure in the Office US and started her career by being an intern on Conan O Brian. Yes, today we are talking about Mindy Kalings comedy sitcom – The Mindy Project.
Opening Titles / Theme Tune
About the Show
Summary of Plot
A young Ob/Gyn doctor balances her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small office. – IMDB
Number of Seasons / Episodes
109 episodes, 5 seasons
Mindy Kaling – Mindy Lahiri
Ike Barinholtz – Morgan Tookers
Ed Weeks – Jeremy Reed
Chris Messena – Danny Castelleno
Beth Grant – Beverly
+ Mindy Kaling named her character Mindy Lahiri after acclaimed Indian-American author Jhumpa Lahiri.
+ Chris Messina apeared in You’ve Got Mail, one of Mindy’s favorite romantic movies.
+ Various actors and actresses in the show have appeared in The Office, including Mindy Kaling, B.J. Novak, Ellie Kemper, Anna Camp, Kelen Coleman, Zoe Jarman, Ed Helms, Timothy Olyphant and Beth Grant.
+ In the show Mindy mentions numerous times how she’s from Boston, MA. In real life Mindy is from Cambridge, MA. Also, Mindy plays a gynecologist while in real life Mindy’s late mother was a gynecologist.