Kumail Nanjiani Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

The Big Sick
R

The Big Sick

(2017)
1
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Kumail
Director:
Michael Showalter
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Holly Hunter, Bo Burnham, Ray Romano, Anupam Kher
Plot:

The movie is based on the real life story of its co-writers – Pakistani American stand-up comedian, Kumail Nanjiani and his wife Emily V Gordan. The two meet at one of his shows and begin a relationship. Cultural differences pose a big problem to them, but a greater concern arise when Emily suddenly gets sick and is kept in a medically induced coma.

1
0
The Kings of Summer
R

The Kings of Summer

(2013)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jordan Vogt-Roberts
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Moises Arias
1
0
Life as We Know It
PG-13

Life as We Know It

(2010)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Greg Berlanti
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Katherine Heigl, Josh Duhamel, Josh Lucas, Alexis Clagett, Brynn Clagett
Plot:

Life as We Know It centres around a man and a woman who dislike each other but end up with the responsibility of taking care of their best friends' baby after their friends die in an accident. It stars Katherine Heigl and Josh Duhamel as the baby's godparents whose mutual hate turns into acceptance after the arrival of the baby.

0
0
Hello, My Name Is Doris
R

Hello, My Name Is Doris

(2015)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Showalter
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Natasha Lyonne, Sally Field, Edmund Lupinski, Norma Michaels, Stephen Root
0
0
Central Intelligence
PG-13

Central Intelligence

(2016)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Rawson Marshall Thurber
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Amy Ryan, Danielle Nicolet, Jason Bateman
Plot:

Calvin Joyner, a former star athlete dissatisfied with his work as a forensic accountant, suddenly meets heavily-muscled Bob Stone, who claims to be his former severely-bullied and overweight classmate, and asks him to review some transactions. Following a CIA raid, he learns that Stone is a rouge agent and finds himself entangled in a global multimillion-dollar conspiracy.

1
0
Goosebumps
PG

Goosebumps

(2015)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Letterman
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Horror, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Amy Ryan, Ryan Lee, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush
0
0
The Five-Year Engagement
R

The Five-Year Engagement

(2012)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Nicholas Stoller
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Emily Blunt, Jason Segel, Chris Pratt, Alison Brie, Lauren Weedman
Plot:

Sous-chef Tom Solomon is engaged to Ph.D. graduate Violet Barnes. When Tom’s friend gets Violet’s sister pregnant, their wedding is delayed. Soon, Violet lands a job at the University of Michigan and their wedding keeps getting delayed for one reason or another, putting a strain on their relationship. 

0
0
Stuber
R

Stuber

(2019)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Dowse
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mira Sorvino, Dave Bautista, Natalie Morales, Karen Gillan, Iko Uwais
0
0
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
R

Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates

(2016)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jake Szymanski
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Zac Efron, Anna Kendrick, Adam Devine, Aubrey Plaza, Stephen Root
0
0
The Lovebirds
R

The Lovebirds

(2020)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jibran
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
0
0
Men in Black: International
PG-13

Men in Black: International

(2019)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Pawny
Director:
F. Gary Gray
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Chris Hemsworth, Rebecca Ferguson, Liam Neeson, Ariana Grande, Kumail Nanjiani
1
0
Fist Fight
R

Fist Fight

(2017)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Richie Keen
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Charlie Day, Tracy Morgan, Dean Norris, Ice Cube
0
0
Bad Milo
R

Bad Milo

(2013)
0
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jacob Vaughan
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Gillian Jacobs, Patrick Warburton, Peter Stormare, Mary Kay Place
0
2
Dolittle
PG

Dolittle

(2020)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Stephen Gaghan
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Antonio Banderas, Ralph Fiennes, Robert Downey Jr., Emma Thompson, Jim Broadbent
0
0
Addicted to Fresno

Addicted to Fresno

(2015)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jamie Babbit
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Natasha Lyonne, Judy Greer, Malcolm Barrett, Jessica St. Clair, Edward Barbanell
0
0
The Late Bloomer
R

The Late Bloomer

(2016)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Rich
Director:
Kevin Pollak
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Maria Bello, Jane Lynch, Johnny Simmons, Beck Bennett, Kumail Nanjiani
0
1
Sex Tape
R

Sex Tape

(2014)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jake Kasdan
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Cameron Diaz, Rob Lowe, Rob Corddry, Jason Segel
Plot:

A comedy film, Sex Tape follows a married couple who make a sex tape to spice up their love life. However, their plans go awry when the sex tape goes missing and the couple embarks on a frantic search to retrieve it before someone else does. 

0
0
Hot Tub Time Machine 2
R

Hot Tub Time Machine 2

(2015)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Pink
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Christian Slater, Chevy Chase, Gillian Jacobs, Rob Corddry
0
0
Hell Baby
R

Hell Baby

(2013)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Ben Garant, Thomas Lennon
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Leslie Bibb, Robert Ben Garant, Rob Corddry, Keegan-Michael Key
0
0
Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male
TV-MA

Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male

(2013)
0
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself - Comedian
Director:
Marcus Raboy
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kumail Nanjiani
0
0
The Last of the Great Romantics

The Last of the Great Romantics

(2014)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
George the Counter Guy
Director:
Duncan Skiles
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Megan Neuringer, Keith Hodge, Kevin Hodge, Skyler Joy
0
0
Loaded

Loaded

(2015)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Reza
Director:
Chris Zonnas
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Alexandra Holden, Andrew W. Walker, Patrick John Flueger, Robert R. Shafer
1
0
Duck Butter

Duck Butter

(2018)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jake
Director:
Miguel Arteta
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Marc Maron, Mae Whitman, Alia Shawkat, Hong Chau
0
0
Flock of Dudes

Flock of Dudes

(2016)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Bob Castrone
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bryan Greenberg, Ray Liotta, Brett Gelman, Skylar Astin, Hilary Duff
0
0
Gears of War 3: Careful What You Wish For

Gears of War 3: Careful What You Wish For

(2011)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Matt Villines, Osmany Rodriguez
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Carlos Ferro, Andrew Astor, Daniel Cirilo, Erin Gibson
0
0
Brother Nature
R

Brother Nature

(2016)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Matt Villines, Osmany Rodriguez
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Gillian Jacobs, Bill Pullman, Kenan Thompson, Taran Killam
0
0
The Arrangement

The Arrangement

(2013)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Kevin Bray
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Stephanie Sigman, Amanda Schull, Bryan Greenberg, Manolo Cardona
0
0

Animation(s)

Archer
TV-MA

Archer (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
Adam Reed, Bryan Fordney
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Craig Ferguson, H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer, Amber Nash, Chris Parnell
Adventure Time with Finn & Jake
TV-PG

Adventure Time with Finn & Jake (2010)

As:
Cast
Director:
Bong Hee Han, Larry Leichliter, Elizabeth Ito, Andres Salaff, Adam Muto
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Family
Star Cast:
Henry Rollins, John DiMaggio, Jeremy Shada, Tom Kenny, Hynden Walch
Bob's Burgers
TV-PG

Bob's Burgers (2011)

As:
Cast
Director:
Bernard Derriman, Tyree Dillihay, Jennifer Coyle, Chris Song, Boo Hwan Lim
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Patton Oswalt, Paul Rudd, Steve Buscemi, H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero

Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom De Rosier, Adam Henry, Sam Levine, Chuck Austen, Kathleen Thorson Good
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Family, Comedy, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Adam West, Thomas Middleditch, Adam Devine, Tania Gunadi, Alfred Molina
Ugly Americans
TV-14

Ugly Americans (2010)

As:
Cast
Director:
Aaron Augenblick, Devin Clark, Rod Amador, Lucy Snyder, Richard Ferguson-Hull
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Horror
Star Cast:
Janeane Garofalo, Kristen Wiig, Natasha Leggero, Larry Murphy, Matt Oberg
Aqua Teen Hunger Force
TV-MA

Aqua Teen Hunger Force (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
Matt Maiellaro, Dave Willis, Craig Hartin
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Seth MacFarlane, Seth Green, Patton Oswalt, Janeane Garofalo, Bob Odenkirk
Major Lazer
TV-MA

Major Lazer (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Douglas Einar Olsen, Chase Conley
Genres:
Animation, Music, Action, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
J.K. Simmons, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Andy Samberg, James Adomian, John Boyega
Animals.

Animals. (2016)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mike Luciano, Phil Matarese, Dominic Polcino, Wesley Archer
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Ellie Kemper, January Jones, Whoopi Goldberg, Phil Matarese, Mike Luciano
Timms Valley

Timms Valley (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Conrad
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Banks, Hank Azaria, Maria Bamford, Lance Barber, Dana DeLorenzo
TripTank
TV-MA

TripTank (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Gianas, Mike Rauch, Tim Rauch, Chris Osbrink, Mike Roberts
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Kenny, Patton Oswalt, Paul Rudd, Bob Odenkirk, Justin Long
The Lego Ninjago Movie
PG

The Lego Ninjago Movie (2017)

As:
Cast
Role:
Jay (voice)
Director:
Charlie Bean, Bob Logan, Paul Fisher
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Action, Family
Star Cast:
Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, Fred Armisen, Chris Hardwick
Hell and Back
R

Hell and Back (2015)

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Gianas, Ross Shuman
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mila Kunis, Nick Swardson, Bob Odenkirk, T.J. Miller, Rob Riggle

TV Shows and Videos

The Walking Dead: Season Two
M

The Walking Dead: Season Two (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Dennis Lenart, Sean Ainsworth, Jason Latino
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Scott Porter, Melissa Hutchison, Mara Junot, Owen Thomas
The X Files
TV-14

The X Files (1993)

As:
Cast
Director:
Kim Manners, Rob Bowman, David Nutter, Chris Carter, R.W. Goodwin
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Bruce Campbell, Jack Black, Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny, Mitch Pileggi
Silicon Valley
TV-MA

Silicon Valley (2014)

As:
Cast
Role:
Dinesh Chugtai (44 episodes, 2014-2018)
Director:
Eric Appel, Mike Judge, Jamie Babbit, Alec Berg, Charlie McDowell
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
T.J. Miller, Thomas Middleditch, Amanda Crew, Milana Vayntrub
Saturday Night Live
TV-PG

Saturday Night Live (1975)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ben Stiller, Dave Wilson, Beth McCarthy-Miller, Don Roy King, James Signorelli
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Ben Stiller, Chris Farley, Colin Firth, Don Pardo
Middle-Earth: Shadow of War
M

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War (2017)

As:
Cast
Director:
Nathan Hendrickson, JB Blanc, Michael de Plater
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Matthew Mercer, Jack Quaid, Troy Baker, Jennifer Hale
Community
TV-PG

Community (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
Tristram Shapeero, Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Rob Schrab, Jay Chandrasekhar
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chevy Chase, David Cross, Jack Black, Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs
The Colbert Report
TV-14

The Colbert Report (2005)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jim Hoskinson
Genres:
News, Comedy, Talk-Show
Star Cast:
David Cross, Stephen Colbert, Kevin Spacey, Samuel L. Jackson, Benedict Cumberbatch
Broad City
TV-14

Broad City (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Amy Poehler, Lucia Aniello, John Lee, Nicholas Jasenovec, Todd Biermann
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tracee Ellis Ross, Seth Green, Janeane Garofalo, Amy Poehler, Abbi Jacobson
Key and Peele
TV-14

Key and Peele (2012)

As:
Cast
Director:
Payman Benz, Peter Atencio
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mekhi Phifer, Keegan-Michael Key, Keke Palmer, Brenda Song, Milana Vayntrub
Jake and Amir

Jake and Amir (2007)

As:
Cast
Director:
Amir Blumenfeld, Jake Hurwitz
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Amir Blumenfeld, Milana Vayntrub, Jake Hurwitz
Veep
TV-MA

Veep (2012)

As:
Cast
Director:
Beth McCarthy-Miller, Tristram Shapeero, David Mandel, Stephanie Laing, Brad Hall
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Patton Oswalt, John Slattery, Anna Chlumsky, Tony Hale
Conan
TV-14

Conan (2010)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Talk-Show, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Kevin Hart, Jodie Foster, Paul Walker, Adam Sandler, Will Ferrell
Burning Love
TV-14

Burning Love (2012)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Marino
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Ben Stiller, Michael Ian Black, June Diane Raphael, Ken Marino
This Is Not Happening
TV-MA

This Is Not Happening (2013)

As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Joe Rogan, Joey Diaz, Tom Segura, Ari Shaffir, Jay Oakerson
Portlandia
TV-14

Portlandia (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
SoCal Waiter / ... (13 episodes, 2011-2018)
Director:
Steve Buscemi, Jonathan Krisel, Bill Benz, Daniel Gray Longino, Carrie Brownstein
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Natasha Lyonne, Zoë Kravitz, Patton Oswalt, Jane Lynch, Justin Long
Drunk History
TV-14

Drunk History (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jeremy Konner, Derek Waters
Genres:
History, Comedy
Star Cast:
David Cross, Jack Black, Derek Waters, Bennie Arthur, Craig Cackowski
CollegeHumor Originals

CollegeHumor Originals (2006)

As:
Cast
Director:
Matthew Pollock, Ryan Anthony Martin, Michael Schaubach, Tim Wilkime, Vincent Peone
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chevy Chase, Joss Whedon, Michelle Rodriguez, Mike Trapp, Pat Cassels
Franklin & Bash
TV-14

Franklin & Bash (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Pindar Singh (31 episodes, 2011-2014)
Director:
Jason Ensler, Colin Bucksey, Richie Keen, Mike Listo, Andrew Fleming
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Carmen Electra, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Breckin Meyer, Reed Diamond, Malcolm McDowell
Garfunkel and Oates
TV-MA

Garfunkel and Oates (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Fred Savage
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Riki Lindhome, Kate Micucci, Mike Phirman
Michael & Michael Have Issues

Michael & Michael Have Issues (2009)

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Kumail (7 episodes, 2009)
Director:
Michael Ian Black, Michael Showalter
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Ian Black, Josh Pais, Christopher Meloni, Michael Showalter
Traffic Light

Traffic Light (2011)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Janina Gavankar, Adam Goldberg, David Denman, Larry Wilmore
Math Bites

Math Bites (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Kevin Clash, Joe Rubalcaba, Jason Milligan
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Simon Pegg, Jonathan Bennett, Danica McKellar, Brian Tyler Cohen, Meghan Hooper White
The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail
TV-MA

The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail (2014)

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself - Host / ... (24 episodes, 2014-2016)
Director:
Lance Bangs
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jonah Ray
Ghost Ghirls

Ghost Ghirls (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jeremy Konner
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Bob Odenkirk, Jason Schwartzman, Molly Shannon, Maria Blasucci
The Grinder
TV-PG

The Grinder (2015)

As:
Cast
Director:
Andy Ackerman, Jamie Babbit, Jake Kasdan, Jay Chandrasekhar, Christine Gernon
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rob Lowe, Maya Rudolph, Fred Savage, Jimmy Kimmel, Katherine McNamara
Newsreaders

Newsreaders (2013)

As:
Cast
Role:
Amir Larussa (11 episodes, 2013-2015)
Director:
Osmany Rodriguez, Matt Villines, Rhys Thomas, Paul Scheer, Alex Fernie
Genres:
Comedy, News
Star Cast:
Alan Tudyk, Ray Wise, Lizzy Caplan, Missi Pyle
The Pete Holmes Show
TV-14

The Pete Holmes Show (2013)

As:
Cast
Role:
Dhalsim / ... (unknown episodes)
Genres:
Talk-Show, Comedy
Star Cast:
Henry Dittman, Pete Holmes, Robert James Ashe, Matthew J. McCarthy
Kroll Show

Kroll Show (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jonathan Krisel, Bill Benz, Daniel Gray Longino
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Nick Kroll, Jon Daly, Jenny Slate, Henry Rollins
Mass Effect: Andromeda
M

Mass Effect: Andromeda (2017)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mac Walters
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Indira Varma, Steven Brewis, Fryda Wolff, Tom Taylorson, Jules de Jongh
Inside Amy Schumer
TV-14

Inside Amy Schumer (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ryan McFaul, Neal Brennan, Steven K. Tsuchida, Daniel Powell, Amy Schumer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jerry Seinfeld, Missi Pyle, Amber Rose, Natasha Lyonne, Zach Braff
The Twilight Zone
TV-MA

The Twilight Zone (2019)

As:
Cast
Role:
Samir Wassan
Director:
Owen Harris, Ana Lily Amirpour, Mathias Herndl
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
Taissa Farmiga, Ginnifer Goodwin, Steven Yeun, Jordan Peele