Kal Penn

Kal Penn

Birth Name: Kalpen Suresh Modi

Place of Birth: Montclair, New Jersey, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 23, 1977

Ethnicity: Gujarati Indian

Kal Penn is an American actor, comedian, producer, and civil servant. He is known for his role in the three Harold & Kumar films. He was Associate Director in the White House Office of Public Engagement, from April 7, 2009 to June 1, 2010, and again from November 15, 2010 to July 30, 2011.

Kal was born Kalpen Suresh Modi in Montclair, New Jersey, to Asmita and Suresh Modi. His parents are Gujarati Indians who moved to the States before he was born.

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2 Responses

  1. andrew says:

    he looks a bit like Cliff Curtis

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