Kunal Nayyar

Kunal Nayyar Kunal Nayyar is an Indian actor best known for his role as Raj Koothrappali on The Big Bang Theory. Born in London, England, Kunal Nayyar was raised in New Delhi, India. He moved to the U.S. to study business at the Univeristy of Portland, Oregon, where he began taking acting classes. He later received a Masters in Fine Arts from Temple University in Philadelphia.

The Big Bang Theory was his first regular television role, following an appearance on NCIS. More recently, he voiced a character in the 2012 film "Ice Age: Continental Drift" and voiced Vijal Patel on the Nickelodeon show "Sanjay and Craig". His other TV credits include appearances on "Sullivan & Son" and as a guest host on "The Late Late Show" on CBS.

Nayyar's theater credits include "Huck and Holden" at the Dahlia Theater in Los Angeles and "Love's Labour's Lost" at the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford-upon-Avon, England.

Kunal Nayyar's Latest Tweets

1 hour ago: May the 4th be with you. In recognition of this wonderful day here is a picture of my son boba fett. https://t.co/6Gmw0Lngvs

4 days ago: Thank you for all the birthday wishes. Could not be happier to be 35. Whatever happens with this body- I hope my spirit will live forever...

5 days ago: RT @michaelstrahan: Congrats to you @cj_wentz on being the 2nd overall pick in the NFL Draft. Welcome to the NFL family... Looking forward?

6 days ago: RT @MelissaRauch: #TBT 2 last night's party o' wrap w/these pals I ?? big time @itslauraspencer @kunalnayyar #stevemolaro ?: @Aayers10 http?

2 weeks ago: Last week of work for season 9. 9 years! Life does fly by when you're having fun. #tbbt

Latest News Stories

Title Date Posted
Happy Birthday Kunal! April 30, 2015
Kunal Nayyar on Conan April 30, 2014
Kunal on 'Bonnie Hunt Show' April 20, 2009
Interview with Kunal October 13, 2007