Hari Kondabolu is a stand-up comedian and actor best known for his stand-up which focuses on race and identity politics. Hari was a writer for the show "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell". He has said that Margaret Cho is one of the people who inspired him to enter the world of comedy. Hari is an extremely well-educated comedian, having earned a Masters in Human Rights at the London School of Economics. His first bit of fame came when he appeared on Jimmy Kimmel in 2007. He has also appeared on Conan, Letterman, and on John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show.