New York University
South Carolina Governor's School for Science and Mathematics
Voiced the character Squint, a prehistoric rabbit in "Ice Age: Continental Drift"
Cast opposite Anna Faris in the romantic comedy "What's Your Number?"
Co-starred in the comedy "30 Minutes or Less"
Co-starred with Jonah Hill and Russell Brand in "Get Him to the Greek"
Hosted the 19th annual MTV Movie Awards
Co-starred with Adam Sandler and Seth Rogen in the Judd Apatow film "Funny People"
Cast in a minor role role in "Observe and Report" starring Seth Rogen
Appeared in four episodes of the ABC sitcom, "Scrubs" as new intern Ed Dhandapani
Joined Amy Poehler on the NBC comedy series "Parks and Recreation"
Re-teamed with Rob Huebel and Paul Scheer for the MTV sketch comedy series "Human Giant"; wrote, produced and starred on the show
Appeared in an episode of the HBO series "Flight of the Conchords"
Landed a small role in his feature acting debut "School for Scoundrels"
Collaborated with Rob Huebel and Paul Scheer for the short films "Shutterbugs" and "Illusionators"
Began performing stand-up comedy in New York City while attending college
Toured with the Comedians of Comedy and Flight of the Conchords
Ansari was named the "Hot Standup" in 2005 by Rolling Stone magazine.
In 2006, Ansari won the Jury Award for "Best Standup" at HBO's U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, CO.