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Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King (2017)

TV-MA | | Comedy | TV Special 23 May 2017
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In his first stand-up special, Hasan Minhaj weaves humorous and heartbreaking anecdotes to tell his life story as an Indian-American Muslim. Topics include racism, bullying and meeting the demanding expectations of his immigrant parents.

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Christopher Storer

Writer:

Hasan Minhaj

Star:

Hasan Minhaj
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In his first stand-up special, Hasan Minhaj weaves humorous and heartbreaking anecdotes to tell his life story as an Indian-American Muslim. Topics include racism, bullying and meeting the demanding expectations of his immigrant parents.

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English

Release Date:

23 May 2017 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Davis, California, USA

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Art & Industry, Minhaj See more »
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Minhaj frequently uses phrases in Hindi and Urdu languages to describe interactions with his family and Indians in general. See more »

Quotes

Hasan Minhaj: Every generation is defined by a great struggle or tragedy. And it's wild that our kids will never know there was a period of time, in this country, where you had to make a choice between being online or being on the phone.
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Referenced in CBS This Morning: Episode #7.225 (2018) See more »

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Minhaj is special
7 June 2017 | by nemlemdiSee all my reviews

I think I have found my hero. This stand-up was some what of a prophecy to me, I myself am a first generation, brown, American Muslim so this stand was extremely relatable. I feel like I have gone through the same struggles as Minhaj did growing up with relationships and parents. This stand-up inspires me to be like Minhaj, but all in all, Hasan Minhaj is truly on the come-up to be a star!


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