10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Mindy Project

  
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Mindy Kaling’s show The Mindy Project has quite the fan following. Unfortunately, it wasn’t enough to prevent the show from being canceled. But since Hulu picked it up and it’s now going on its sixth season, we can’t wait to see how things play out. For those of you Mindy fans out there, here are 10 things you didn’t know about The Mindy Project:

10. It’s Messy

The Mindy Project was initially commissioned by NBC with the name It’s Messy, but it was released from NBC’s projects and the script was sent to Fox. Fox execs said yes, changed the name and the first episode was aired in September 2012.

Mary Ellen Matthews / © Fox / Courtesy: Everett Collection

Mary Ellen Matthews / © Fox / Courtesy: Everett Collection

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9. Mindy’s Mom

Mindy Kaling’s late mother was an OBGYN, just like her character on the show.

 © Fox / Courtesy: Everett Collection

© Fox / Courtesy: Everett Collection

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