Kal Penn

Kal Penn

actor, producer, additional crew

Kal Penn was born on Apr 23, 1977 in USA. Kal Penn's big-screen debut came with American Desi directed by Piyush Dinker Pandya in 2001, strarring Ajay Pandya. Kal Penn is known for Mira, Royal Detective directed by Sue Perrotto, Leela Ladnier stars as Mira and Utkarsh Ambudkar as Chikku. The upcoming new tvshow Kal Penn plays is The Santa Clauses - Season 1 which will be released on Nov 16, 2022.

Kal Penn was born and raised in Montclair, New Jersey, to Asmita, a fragrance evaluator, and Suresh Modi, an engineer. His parents are Gujarati immigrants to America from India. He attended the Freehold Regional High School District's Performing Arts High School where he participated in the school's theater productions. In 1995, he moved to Los Angeles to study at the UCLA's prestigious School of Theatre, Film and Television. He majored in film and sociology. He began his acting career in several indie films. His breakthrough film role came in the comedy Harold & Kumar chassent le burger (2004). Several Harold & Kumar films have followed. He went on to appear for 2 years in the television series Dr House (2004). He developed an interest in politics from his grandparents who marched for India's independence. In 2009, he joined the Obama administration as an Associate Director.

  • Birthday

    Apr 23, 1977
  • Place of Birth

    Montclair, New Jersey, USA
  • Also known

    Kalpen Suresh Modi, Cal Pen, Καλ Πεν

Known For

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