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Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King (2017)

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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Release Date:

23 May 2017 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Davis, California, USA

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Filmed in January 2017 at Minhaj's alma mater, the University of California, Davis. 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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Not What You Expected!
17 June 2017 | by hdzenisSee all my reviews

I just finished watching this Netflix show and all I can say is "AMAZING". It's original, smart, important. it's a MUST WATCH. Hasan is a genius for making this show the way it is. Some parts are even sad, but that's the part that makes this comedy special so different and special. He talks about racism in a very melodramatic way but don't get me wrong, it's still very funny and all the way entertaining.


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