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TV multitalent Mindy Kaling named to W magazine’s ‘Ones to Watch’ list

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Celebrated wonder Mindy Kaling has been officially recognized by W magazine for being “great at life.’’

Kaling was named to this year’s “Ones to Watch’’ list, a nod bestowed upon the dominating people on television. And she’s in good company, too: The list includes Pretty Little Liars’ Ashley Benson, Silicon Valley’s Thomas Middleditch, Empire’s Jussie Smollet, and more.

Kaling stars as Mindy Lahiri, a New York City OB-GYN on The Mindy Project, which was recently nixed from the lineup at Fox, and picked up with a 26-episode order at Hulu. The beauty of Kaling’s character is her ability to be not-so-endearing, which she executes so well on the show. She’s brash, self-centered, and rather candid, yet people still want to follow her storyline.

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“She’s one of the worst behaved female leads in the history of television—and that’s some I’m proud of,’’ Kaling told W. Indeed.

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