Hasan Minhaj is an American comedian, actor, and TV host. He started his career as a stand-up comedian. Eventually, he landed roles on television. His first notable work being in the MTV show Disaster Date in 2011. That same year, he played Seth in 5 episodes of State of Georgia. In 2013, he hosted the MTV show Failosophy. It was, however, his work as a correspondent in The Daily Show from 2014 to 2018 that gained him recognition. More recently, he appeared as the host of the TV special White House Correspondents’ Dinner. He also starred in his own stand-up comedy special titled Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King. As of 2018, he hosts the Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj. In addition, he’s appeared in the films Rough Night, Most Likely to Murder, and The Spy Who Dumped Me.