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Kumail Nanjiani Is Replying To Tweets About “The Big Sick” And It’s So Damn Charming

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This is Kumail Nanjiani.

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He's a stand-up comedian, actor on Silicon Valley, and most recently, co-writer of the romantic comedy The Big Sick.

He also owns the closed mouth smile game.
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He also owns the closed mouth smile game.

Since its premiere in select theaters on June 23, the movie has received overwhelmingly positive reviews and currently holds a 97% freshness rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

He co-wrote the film with writer, producer, and wife Emily V. Gordon, on whom the film is actually based.
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He co-wrote the film with writer, producer, and wife Emily V. Gordon, on whom the film is actually based.

This past Saturday, Nanjiani decided to take on the massive task of replying to literally every person who saw (and tweeted about) The Big Sick over the weekend.

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And I mean, *SPOILER ALERT* the man saw his ex-girlfriend (now wife) through a coma he didn't know she'd actually recover from, so of course he delivered. And honestly? His responses were wholesome AF.

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Here are some of the highlights:

1. He told fans about two underrated scenes:

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2. ...Including one you probably don't even remember:

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3. And his personal recommendation for how to best watch the movie:

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4. Or, you know, any movie:

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5. At one point, his wife joined the conversation with some throwback photos referenced in the film:

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6. He fanboyed over the late Robin Williams:

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7. ...And Okja co-writer Jon Ronson:

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8. He also just goofed around with people:

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9. Like this dude who cried at the screening:

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10. And acted like your trolley best friend:

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11. LOL:

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12. He tried to take some compliments too:

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13. ...but that basically made us like him more:

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14. Stoppppp:

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15. But the best part was when he gave creative advice:

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16. ...And it was sincere AF:

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17. People doubted he'd actually pull this stunt off:

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...But we're glad Nanjiani didn't listen:

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