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Rizwan Manji (born October 17, 1974, height 5' 7" (1,70 m)) is a Indo-Canadian actor. He is most most famous for his role as Rajiv in the now cancelled NBC Universal TV series Outsourced. Manji was born in Toronto, Canada where his Indian parents had immigrated to from Tanzania. His family is Ismaili Muslim, and he states that his religion is very important to him in life.  He was raised in Calgary, Alberta, and went to Crescent Heights High School. He later moved to the US where he attended the American Musical and Dramatic Academy.  Manji played small parts in various films and television shows with recurring roles in Privileged, Better Off Ted and 24. In 2010, he auditioned for the role of Gupta on the NBC comedy Outsourced. Although he lost the part to Parvesh Cheena, the producers decided to cast him as the scheming assistant manager Rajiv. Manji resides in Studio City, California, with his wife and two children.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Rizwan Manji (born October 17, 1974, height 5' 7" (1,70 m)) is a Indo-Canadian actor. He is most most famous for his role as Rajiv in the now cancelled NBC Universal TV series Outsourced. Manji was born in Toronto, Canada where his Indian parents had immigrated to from Tanzania. His family is Ismaili Muslim, and he states that his religion is very important to him in life.  He was raised in Calgary, Alberta, and went to Crescent Heights High School. He later moved to the US where he attended the American Musical and Dramatic Academy.  Manji played small parts in various films and television shows with recurring roles in Privileged, Better Off Ted and 24. In 2010, he auditioned for the role of Gupta on the NBC comedy Outsourced. Although he lost the part to Parvesh Cheena, the producers decided to cast him as the scheming assistant manager Rajiv. Manji resides in Studio City, California, with his wife and two children.

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Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 32

Birthday 1974-10-17

Place of Birth Toronto - Ontario - Canada

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Tiger Hunter as Babu
2016 Writer's Block as Mailman
2016 Paterson as Dony
2016 Minority Report(1 episode) as Dr. Orson
2016 The Bounce Back as Daryl
2015 The Magicians(10 episodes) as Tick Pickwick
2015 Equals as Gilead
2015 Mr. Robot(4 episodes) as Norm
2015 Backstrom(1 episode) as Dr. Deb Chaman
2015 Schitt's Creek(1 episode) as Ray Butani
2014 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day as Mr Cellars
2014 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day as Mr. Cellars
2014 Young & Hungry(1 episode) as Cashier / Doctor
2013 The Wolf of Wall Street as Kalil
2013 Lucky 7(2 episodes) as Ahsan Lashiri
2013 Mom(2 episodes) as Dr. Bellin
2013 Don Jon as Teacher
2012 ...Or Die as Riz
2012 Dog With a Blog(1 episode) as Dr. Young
2012 The Citizen as Mo
2012 The Dictator as Patient
2011 New Girl(1 episode) as Interviewer
2010 Outsourced(35 episodes)
2009 Three Rivers(3 episodes) as Dr. Dev
2009 FlashForward(2 episodes) as Maneesh Sandhar
2009 FlashForward(1 episode) as Maneesh
2009 Hawthorne(1 episode) as Dr. Asheesh Danee
2009 Glee(1 episode) as Dr. Gidwani
2005 How I Met Your Mother(1 episode)
2005 Bones(1 episode) as Raymond McCants
2005 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia(1 episode) as Mehar
2005 Medium(1 episode) as Rental Agent
2001 American Desi as Salim Ali Khan
1998 Vig as Club Patron

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