Kal Penn kicked off his acting career in 1998 with a role in ‘Express: Aisle to Glory,’ a comedy short film directed by Jonathan Buss. The following year, he made his television debut in the TV film ‘Brookfield.’ Around the same time, he appeared in the episode "Beer Bad" of the supernatural drama television series ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer.’ He also made a brief appearance in ‘Angel,’ the spin-off series of ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer.’
In 2001, Kal Penn starred as ‘Ajay Pandya’ in the American comedy film ‘American Desi’ directed by Piyush Dinker Pandya. He went on to appear in movies like ‘Van Wilder’ (2002), ‘Love Don't Cost a Thing’ (2003), ‘Malibu's Most Wanted’ (2003). The year 2004 saw the release of the stoner comedy film ‘Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle’ and gained considerable recognition for his portrayal of 'Kumar Patel' in the film.
In 2007, Kal earned a lot of appreciation for his performance in ‘House,’ the television medical drama where he starred as ‘Lawrence Kutner’. Penn remained on the show for 2 seasons before leaving it in 2009. As for the big screen, Kal Penn went on to appear in movies like ‘The Namesake’ (2006), ‘Superman Returns’ (2006), ‘Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay’ (2008) where he reprised his role as Lawrence Kumar, ‘Dementamania’ (2013), ‘Speech & Debate’ (2017).
Kal Penn played the role of ‘Mark’ in the 2021 horror-comedy film ‘Untitled Horror Movie.’ He is currently seen hosting the television show ‘Money Hungry.’ Penn will be next seen in the upcoming film ‘Something's Wrong with Rose.’ The movie is both written and directed by ‘Parker Finn.’
The stoner comedy follows friends Harold Lee and Kumar Patel who decide to visit a nearby White Castle fast-food outlet after smoking marijuana. What follows is a series of comical misadventures, including encountering Neil Patrick Harris high on ecstasy, racist police officers, rednecks, before they can reach their favorite burgers.
Stoners Harold and Kumar are mistakenly arrested as terrorists while trying to smuggle a bong on their flight to Amsterdam and are sent to Guantanamo Bay. After they escape and make their way back to Texas, they plan to use Colton, Harold’s friend, to clear their names. But Colton betrays them and they must plan their own exoneration.
After meeting on a plane Oliver and Emily develop an instant connection. Throughout the years they live separate lives but become close friends. However, anytime one tries to get more out of their relationship the other seems content being friends. Will the two figure out their love for each other before it’s too late?
Tired of his son’s attitude, Wilder Sr stops Van Wilder's tuition fees. Van, who has been in college for seven years, devises a way to raise money. Meanwhile Gwen, a journalist student is tasked to write a piece on Van Wilder. Spending time with her makes Van understand himself better. However, Gwen’s boyfriend does not like her spending time with Van.
The film is a sequel to Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay. The two friends have gone their separate ways since they last met six years earlier. While Harold has become rich and moved out, Kumar still lives in the same messy apartment he used to share with Harold. Then a parcel arrives at Kumar’s address with Harold’s name on it.
The final installment in the original Superman movie series finds the man of steel returning to Earth after five years. His love Lois Lane has moved on and Lex Luthor intends to reshape the world, killing billions using Kryptonian crystal technology. Superman must stop Luthor and save the world, along with Lois and his son.
Steve Ford is a private detective based in Los Angeles, who lives a very care-free life. After performing a favor for a friend, he gets into conflict with a local gang and its boss named Spyder. To take revenge, they steal his dog. They inform Steve that he will have to complete a few tasks, if he wants his dog back.
Steve Finch is an optometrist, who is looking forward to have a great Christmas with his kids. However, his new neighbor starts decorating his house so brightly that it can be seen from outer space. This makes Steve jealous and the two begin competing with each other.
This comedy film revolves around Taj Badalandabad who sets off to Camford University in England, He plans to obtain his degree and also become a member of an exclusive Fraternity Club.
In this movie, which is a parody of some of the previously released big films, four orphans with different backstory meet up at a chocolate factory. Here they accidentally enter into the fascinating world of Gnarnia which is under the malicious White Bitch. To restore peace, they must join forces with a pirate, a lion and a group of wizards.
A standalone sequel to the 1994 film The Mask, the story centers on Tim Avery, a cartoonist and family man. He has been leading a peaceful life until his dog finds the Mask of Loki, which he wears to a Halloween Party. Shortly, he conceives a child, who is born with the same power of the mask. Meanwhile, Odin has ordered Loki to find the mask.