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Aasif Mandvi

 

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Concert Production, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater and National Theatre One-Night Reading, 2017
Scott Pruit
Senator Todd Young
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater LCT3 Production, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2007
Aasif
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2006
Salim
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Dr. Fritz Haber
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2004
Aleem
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Moazzam Begg/Mr. Ahmed
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Ali Hakim
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Delivery Boy

Writing

Playwright


Aasif Mandvi Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2013 - Outstanding Lead Actor
Aasif Mandvi, Disgraced
 
Obie Awards - 1999 - Special Citations Gold Star
Aasif Mandvi, Sakina's Restaura

Aasif Mandvi News

Dael Orlandersmith & More Receive Awards at 2022 United Solo Festival Photo Dael Orlandersmith & More Receive Awards at 2022 United Solo Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 21, 2022

In the culmination of a seven-week run that featured over seventy one-person theatre productions from across the globe, the world’s largest solo theatre festival concluded its thirteenth season at Theatre Row on 42nd Street in New York on November 20, with this year’s awards gala.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of Mike Birbiglia: THE OLD MAN & THE POOL Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of Mike Birbiglia: THE OLD MAN & THE POOL
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 15, 2022

Check out photos from the red carpet on opening night for Mike Birbiglia: The Old Man & the Pool.

Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip Photo Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip
by Michael Major - Nov 7, 2022

The third and final season of Arian Moayed’s Emmy Award nominated series THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF, starring Tony Award Winning Kelli O’Hara, will launch this week on Topic. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive clip of Kelli O'Hara in the new season, which will also feature Judith Light, Joe Mantello, and more. Watch the new video clip now!

Kathleen Chalfant, David Strathairn, Melissa Etheridge & More Nominated for 2022 Unit Photo Kathleen Chalfant, David Strathairn, Melissa Etheridge & More Nominated for 2022 United Solo Special Award
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 2, 2022

United Solo has announced the nominees for their thirteenth annual Special Award, presented each year to an outstanding solo performance that takes place outside of the festival.

World Premiere of Erica Schmidt's LUCY to be Presented by Audible Theater in January  Photo World Premiere of Erica Schmidt's LUCY to be Presented by Audible Theater in January 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2022

Audible Inc. will present the world premiere of Lucy, written and directed by BAFTA Award nominee Erica Schmidt (Cyrano, MacBeth). Performances of the limited five-week-only engagement will begin Saturday, January 28, 2023 with an official opening on Sunday, February 5, 2023 at the Minetta Lane Theatre.

Photos: See Wendell Pierce, Lena Hall, Helen Park & More at The Drama League's 2022 F Photo Photos: See Wendell Pierce, Lena Hall, Helen Park & More at The Drama League's 2022 Fall Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2022

Photos have been released from The Drama League‚Äôs 2022 Fall gala, ‚ÄúEmbrace The Season: A Drama League Celebration‚ÄĚ, which took place last night, Monday, October 17 at 6:00 PM at City Winery. See the photos here!

HAROLD AND THE PURPLE CRAYON Finds Book Writers, Dan Rothenberg and Robert Quillen Ca Photo HAROLD AND THE PURPLE CRAYON Finds Book Writers, Dan Rothenberg and Robert Quillen Camp
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2022

The previously announced adaptation of TEG+’s Harold and the Purple Crayon has found its book writers in Dan Rothenberg (co-artistic director of Pig Iron Theatre Company) and Robert Quillen Camp (White on White).

Photos: THIS BEAUTIFUL FUTURE Opens Off-Broadway Photo Photos: THIS BEAUTIFUL FUTURE Opens Off-Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 22, 2022

Written by Rita Kalnejais and directed by Jack Serio, This Beautiful Future is a story of young love set during World War II. This Beautiful Future will now play Cherry Lane Theatre for six weeks only, through October 30, 2022. The production officially opened last night. Check out photos from the opening night celebration!

West 56th Street Between 6th & 7th Avenues to be Renamed 'Wynn Handman Way' Photo West 56th Street Between 6th & 7th Avenues to be Renamed 'Wynn Handman Way'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

City Councilman Keith Powers, former Mayor Bill DeBlasio, former acting students of Wynn Handman and maybe a star or two will gather Monday, September 12 at 11:00 AM on the southeast corner of 7th Avenue and 56th Street for the naming of West 56th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues as Wynn Handman Way.

THIS BEAUTIFUL FUTURE to Launch $22 Rush Policy in Partnership with TodayTix Photo THIS BEAUTIFUL FUTURE to Launch $22 Rush Policy in Partnership with TodayTix
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

Beginning tomorrow, September 10, 2022, the Off-Broadway transfer of This Beautiful Future will launch a $22 Rush access program exclusively with TodayTix.

Aasif Mandvi Videos

Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip Videoplay
Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip

by Michael Major - Nov 7, 2022

The third and final season of Arian Moayed’s Emmy Award nominated series THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF, starring Tony Award Winning Kelli O’Hara, will launch this week on Topic. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive clip of Kelli O'Hara in the new season, which will also feature Judith Light, Joe Mantello, and more. Watch the new video clip now!

VIDEO: Watch Broadway Unite for the BROADWAY BACKWARDS Finale! Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Broadway Unite for the BROADWAY BACKWARDS Finale!

by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2021

‚ÄúYou Will Be Found‚ÄĚ by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul is performed by Jenn Colella, Jay Armstrong Johnson and Cast Amy Adams, James Monroe Iglehart, Cheyenne Jackson, L Morgan Lee, Raymond J. Lee, Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Ruthie Ann Miles, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and many more!

VIDEO: The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp Holds Virtual Benefit Gala Featuring Jonathan G Videoplay
VIDEO: The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp Holds Virtual Benefit Gala Featuring Jonathan Groff, Carole King, and More!

by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2020

The virtual Gala features six talented campers who perform alongside a stellar lineup of celebrity friends, including Stephen Colbert, Dane DeHaan, Jonathan Groff, Melissa Joan Hart, Ethan Hawke, Tyler Hoechlin, Carole King, John Lithgow, Aasif Mandvi, Bridget Moynahan, Steven Pasquale, Rhonda Ross, Luke Wilson, Anna Wood and additional surprise guests!

Broadway Rewind: Head Back to the Highlands with Kelli O'Hara & Patrick Wilson in BRI Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: Head Back to the Highlands with Kelli O'Hara & Patrick Wilson in BRIGADOON

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 4, 2020

Today we rewind to 2017, for the New York City Center gala presentation of Brigadoon. Featuring a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, and music by Frederick Loewe, the musical is about two American tourists who stumble upon Brigadoon, a mysterious Scottish village that appears for only one day every 100 years.

BWW TV: James Corden Teases What in Store for the Tony Awards! Videoplay
BWW TV: James Corden Teases What in Store for the Tony Awards!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 6, 2019

Stars from stage and screen will take center stage at the 2019 Tony Awards, on CBS on Sunday, June 9th, 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT time delay), when they broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The Tony Awards, hosted by James Corden are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. What does Corden have in store for the big night? We stopped by Radio City Music Hall this morning to find out!

BWW TV: Inside PROOF OF LOVE's Opening Night at Minetta Lane Theatre! Videoplay
BWW TV: Inside PROOF OF LOVE's Opening Night at Minetta Lane Theatre!

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2019

Proof of Love opened earlier this week at the Minetta Lane Theatre (18 Minetta Lane, between MacDougal & 6th Avenue - one block south of W. 3rd Street), Audible's creative home for live performances in New York.

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the BRIGADOON Cast Recording With Kelli O'Hara and Pat Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the BRIGADOON Cast Recording With Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson

by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2019

Check out some behind the scenes footage of the making of a new cast recording of Brigadoon, starring Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson! See the video below!

BWW TV: Head to the Highlands with Highlights of Kelli O'Hara, Patrick Wilson & More  Videoplay
BWW TV: Head to the Highlands with Highlights of Kelli O'Hara, Patrick Wilson & More in BRIGADOON!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 15, 2017

New York City Center brings the Lerner and Loewe classic, Brigadoon, out of the Highlands mist for the musical's 70th anniversary in a star-studded concert production that unites celebrated talents from the worlds of stage and screen.

VIDEO: truTV Shares First Look at Comedic Documentary THE PROBLEM WITH APU Videoplay
VIDEO: truTV Shares First Look at Comedic Documentary THE PROBLEM WITH APU

by Caryn Robbins - Sep 28, 2017

Turner's truTV today announced the premiere date for its highly-anticipated comedic documentary as Sunday, November 19 at 10PM ET/PT.

BWW TV: From C-Span to Town Hall! Watch a Scene from ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN?
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 12, 2017

ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN?, a one-night-only staged presentation edited and directed by Nicolas Kent, was presented by The Public Theater in New York and London's National Theatre last night, May 11, at Town Hall. BroadwayWorld is excited to share a scene from the staging below!


Aasif Mandvi Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Aasif Mandvi been in?
Aasif Mandvi has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Aasif Mandvi been in?
Aasif Mandvi has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Aasif Mandvi been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actor (The Lortels) for Disgraced and Special Citations (Obie Awards) for Sakina's Restaura .

What awards has Aasif Mandvi won?
Special Citations (Obie Awards) for Sakina's Restaura.

How many shows has Aasif Mandvi written?
Aasif Mandvi has written 1 shows including Sakina's Restaurant (Playwright).


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