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Will the real Mindy please stand up?

Mindy Kaling doesn’t always know where her life starts and her character on The Mindy Project stops...

She’s self-centred, deluded and pretty darn full of herself, but there is no denying Dr Mindy Lahiri is entertaining!

If you’re not familiar with the show, The Mindy Project follows obstetrician/gynaecologist Mindy, played by The Office star Mindy Kaling, as she balances her personal and professional life.

Now in its fourth season on US streaming service Hulu after being resurrected when Fox cancelled it, the show airs in Australia on Presto.

With a slew of guest stars, such as James Franco, Chloe Sevigny, Moby and Julia Stiles, Mindy has fictionally slept her way through some of the hottest men in comedy.

(Credit: Presto)

‘Basically, we just shuttle in the most fun actors, like James Franco,’ Mindy tells New Idea on the show’s set in Los Angeles.

‘I can’t be social because I’m so busy these days, so what we do is hire people who are our friends or we think are fun, so we get them in for a week. It’s the most amazing, fun, well-fed prison I could ever be in.’

To read more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s New Idea, on sale now!

(Credit: New Idea Magazine)

Need a new fabulous TV fix? Then check out The Mindy Project, featuring the hilarious Mindy Kaling on Presto. Plus, exclusive to New Idea fans, sign up for the Presto Entertainment bundle at presto.com.au/join with promo code NIMINDYON and get your first two months on us! Offer expires June 30.

Presto requires an Internet connection, data and a compatible device. Ongoing monthly Presto Entertainment subscription fees apply unless you cancel your subscription before the end of the offer period. 2 month offer expires 30 June 2016, 11.59 pm (AEDST). New Presto customers only. Full Presto T&Cs apply: presto.com.au/presto-terms

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