Kunal Nayyar

36th Annual People's Choice Awards - Arrivals

Nayyar in 2010, photo by Prphotos

Place of Birth: Hammersmith, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 30 April, 1981

Ethnicity: Punjabi Indian

Kunal Nayyar is a British/Indian actor and writer. He is known for his role as Rajesh Koothrappali on the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory. He was born in Hammersmith, London, England, to a Punjabi family, and was brought up in New Delhi, India. In 1999, he moved to the U.S. to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Business (Finance) from the University of Portland, Oregon.

Kunal is married to Indian model and actress Neha Kapur. Neha was Miss India in 2006.

Source: http://www.telegraphindia.com

10 Responses

  1. neiltennant says:

    please can you discuss here

    ALICE AMTER who plays RAJs mother in big bang theory

    she claims to have no indian ancestry
    Her name is german and she is said to have mixed heritage

  2. andrew says:

    He looks super dark in this image

  3. neiltennant says:


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