known professionally as Mindy Kaling, is an American actress, comedian and writer.
, Novak playfully clarified the status of his off-camera relationship with Kaling when a caller inquired about it after commenting on how they had such great chemistry on the show."I would say it was a great and terrible chemistry, and it reflected what we were like in real life," the 34-year-old actor said.Ryan tries to break up with her several times, but fails until he finally moves to New York. (This role ends after one season.) His brother, Jesse, works as the show’s music producer.Later, Novak hypothesizes to Vulture that their characters’ relationship probably came from “an observation from the writers’ room that Mindy and I were extremely close and constantly fighting. Honestly, we would sometimes not be speaking for an hour, and I couldn’t remember why. The tone in choosing which place to order lunch from. January 29, 2013: Novak begins a three-episode arc on The Mindy Project, playing Jamie, a potential love interest for Mindy.J." When Stern asked if Kaling would marry Novak, 35, she confessed, "At the time? We must get back together and get married,' you would do it." NEWS: Pausing a bit, Kaling answered, "I don’t know." Stern took that as a no.Kaling further explained her split, saying, "People are so different and you can overlap in certain ways that are important, but not the ones that are the most important." Though it seems her love life is a bit twisty, her on-screen romance is in full bloom!Mindy Kaling has described her relationship with sometime-co-worker, sorta-once-boyfriend, still-best-friend B. Novak as “weird as hell” — and now it’s also as profitable as hell, with the duo scoring a reported .5 million deal to write a book about it.