In a June 2009 interview with The Philadelphia Inquirer, Novak spoke about sharing the success of The Office with his Newton South High School classmate John Krasinski: Sometimes when this feels too good to be true, I think that if this were all a dream, that would be what should have tipped me off.
PHOTOS: Hollywood's friendliest exes And though Kaling is currently single and focusing on her career — Hulu picked up her canceled Fox series earlier this year — the actress isn’t opposed to going on the occasional date.
When news broke that Mindy Kaling — she of "The Mindy Project" and "The Office" — fame was expecting, I imagine we all had the same series of questions. Nobody really ever knows who she is dating; but she's been linked to a dude named Benjamin Nugent, who she dated from 2008 to 2012; long-time BFF, one-time BF B.
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 21: Actors Mindy Kaling and B. Novak (R) attend the Grey Goose hosted Michael Sugar, Doug Wald and Warren Zavala pre-oscar party at Sunset Tower on February 21, 2015 in West Hollywood, California.
, and still, after all these years, they remained a-couple-of-the-past, frequent-co-workers, sometimes-antagonists, and ultimately very-best-friends.
Following his graduation from Harvard, he moved to Los Angeles, California and began working in clubs as a comedian.
His first live stand-up performance took place at the Hollywood Youth Hostel on October 10, 2001. On July 21, 2010, news reports indicated Novak had signed a contract to remain with the show for its seventh and eighth seasons; under the new terms, he would be made an executive producer midway through Season 7 and direct two episodes of the show.A website that also quite literally ships Mindy Kaling and B. “Crinkle-crunkle” According to a text Novak shared on Instagram, this is a word Kaling used to describe the sound made when a person eats dried seaweed. ” A quotation originally from an episode when Kaling’s character is being hostile toward Novak’s character.Harry & Sally A common reference to the movie In 2014, Kaling addressed her relationship with Novak in an interview with Howard Stern. J.” She also told Stern that she doesn’t know if she’d ever get back together with Novak. Novak referenced this line again at his Book Con panel with Kaling.Novak also signed a deal with Penguin's children's books label and wrote the title The Book With No Pictures, which was released in September 2014 and has spent two full years and counting on the New York Times Picture Books list, with 34 of those weeks charting the book as the #1 seller in the country.In May 2015, it was announced that Novak and Mindy Kaling had signed a book deal worth a reported .5 million to write about their long friendship and former relationship, though Kaling said in an interview that the book would "not be a tell-all." Novak has a close friendship with Mindy Kaling, whom he met through writing for The Office.It’s “weird as hell,” Kaling said about their friendship in her June cover feature of hit newsstands, news broke that Kaling and Novak would indeed write a co-authored book together for a real big price tag.