Co-Star of Sanjay and Craig, 30 Rock, and Weeds
Pancholy has starred in not one, but two of TV's most critically-acclaimed shows: the cable smash Weeds and the Emmy-winning 30 Rock. On 30 Rock, he played Jonathan, Alec Baldwin's scene-stealing personal assistant. Pancholy is currently co-starring in acclaimed new animated series Sanjay and Craig. He is a classically trained actor with an MFA from the Yale School of Drama and has carved out a career that spans the stage, the small screen and the big screen.
An Evening with Maulik Pancholy
Maulik Pancholy delivers the buzz of celebrity and the nourishment of good, honest conversation. He talks candidly about the peculiar arc of his career: from the early days playing broad stereotypes to his current success, working alongside Tina Fey and others. What is it like trying to break through while staying true to yourself and to your heritage? Why is broadening the racial and cultural experience in Hollywood crucial, especially now, in the era of Obama? With hilarious clips from 30 Rock and other shows, Pancholy brings you behind the scenes of an industry that is unique, rewarding and -- thanks to efforts like his -- changing for the better. Along the way, he inspires you to overcome the preconceived notions of others, and to forge your own path to success.
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