And she gets lost on Twitter and, you know, the hours go by and she'll look up and she won't have realized he's gone." —Rainn Wilson, in Vulture "I was closest with Mindy Kaling, and also least close with Mindy Kaling, on a minute-by-minute basis. She's the best." And said in an interview about it, "I don’t know that it’s a direct analogy, but it’s definitely inspired by our relationship. ' and then looking up and going, ' Where's B. ' They're just best buds, so they often seem to be connected with an umbilical cord. What am I talking about: I'd trade it for a more consistently positive relationship with Mindy Kaling.In May 2015, it was announced that Novak and Mindy Kaling had signed a book deal worth a reported .5 million to write about their long friendship and former relationship, though Kaling said in an interview that the book would "not be a tell-all." Novak has a close friendship with Mindy Kaling, whom he met through writing for The Office.
On the show they also played Kelly and Ryan , a turbulent on- and off-again couple whose sexual chemistry was constantly challenged by the fact that they were total opposites who constantly fought. My guess is that it stems from a real loving sense of the superspecific inner life of every character.
Characters aren't joke machines to her, or types to satirize.
As a person, she's incredibly sentimental, more than anyone I've met, but she's also incredibly sharp. That allows her to express real emotions without shyness, but also without clichés." "I would say it was a great and terrible chemistry, and it reflected what we were like in real life," the 34-year-old actor said.
For starters, there’s a whole Tumblr dedicated to their fromance.
(Still working out the portmanteau for this one.) There must be something there, right?