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Mindy Kaling differentiates herself from TV character

IANS | Last Updated: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 18:58

Los Angeles: Actress Mindy Kaling, who plays Mindy Lahiri in her own TV series `The Mindy Project`, says she is not drawing from experience when she writes about the various hookups her character has each week.

She appeared on TV show "Chelsea Lately" and said that she`d be dead if she lived the life of her character, reports

"I have that personality where I was such a nerd. I am such a nerd, that I can only enjoy those situations looking out inside. I`d be dead if I lived the life of my character," said Kaling.

"She drinks and dates like a party animal. She likes Lindsay Lohan`s sex life, but she`s a doctor. It`s a TV show, that`s why it works like that but it`s kind of fun because I don`t live that life," she added.

Kaling said that her idea of a wild night is drinking an inch of whiskey and watching 15 minutes of "The Walking Dead" before sleeping.

First Published: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 18:58

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