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How B.J. Novak's Friendship with Mindy Kaling Makes Him Believe He's Great Too

How B.J. Novak's Friendship with Mindy Kaling Makes Him Believe He's Great Too

Originally posted 05/17/2016 09:35AM

In the past, Mindy Kaling has spoken about how her "weird" friendship with B.J. Novak has imbued her with confidence. Well, it turns out the feeling is definitely mutual.

"I think when someone at that level of talent thinks you're great, you actually believe it," Novak, 36, told PEOPLE at the 2016 PEN America Literary Gala in New York on Monday night.

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Kelly and Ryan Forever! Mindy Kaling Posts Adorable #FlashbackFriday with Ex B.J. Novak

Originally posted 04/01/2016 03:05PM

Happy Friday, The Office fans!

To celebrate the end of the week, Mindy Kaling shared an amazing gem on Instagram that has Kelly and Ryan shippers in quite a tizzy.

"This is 25! Flashback Fridayz courtesy of Jenna Fischer," Kaling, 36, captioned a picture of her and her former Office costar B.J. Novak, also 36.

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Mindy Kaling: Why No One Should Take Dating Advice from Me

Originally posted 09/17/2015 01:45PM

Mindy Kalig, the famously self-deprecating star of The Mindy Project, has opened up about her dating life in her new book, Why Not Me? – with her signature style.

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How Mindy Kaling's Ex B.J. Novak Helped Push Her Toward Her Current (On-Screen) Boyfriend

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How Mindy Kaling's Ex B.J. Novak Helped Push Her Toward Her Current (On-Screen) Boyfriend

Originally posted 08/10/2015 05:35PM

Apparently ex-boyfriends make excellent Cupids.

Mindy Kaling revealed at Hulu's TCA Party on Sunday that her ex, B.J. Novak, had a hand in make her on-screen love connection with Chris Messina happen.

When it came time to the cast the role of Danny Castellano on The Mindy Project, the Kaling, 36, turned to her former boyfriend and Office costar for guidance.

"It's like he has such good taste, and he knows me so well," Kaling tells PEOPLE of her Novak, 36.

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Mindy Kaling's Upset that B.J. Novak Is Starring in a McDonald's Movie

Mindy Kaling's Upset that B.J. Novak Is Starring in a McDonald's Movie

Originally posted 05/30/2015 02:30AM

Mindy Kaling may have just signed a lucrative book deal with her former Office costar, ex-boyfriend and now-bestie B.J. Novak, but their close friendship could be in serious trouble.

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From TIME: Mindy Kaling Reveals Details of New Book With B.J. Novak

From TIME: Mindy Kaling Reveals Details of New Book With B.J. Novak

Originally posted 05/27/2015 11:05AM

The Mindy Project creator previously warned on Twitter that the book won't be a tell-all

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The People Have Spoken and They Want Mindy Kaling and B.J. Novak to Get Back Together

The Internet Has a Lot of Feelings About Mindy Kaling and B.J. Novak's 'Complicated' Relationship

Originally posted 04/28/2015 06:30PM

Last year, B.J. Novak told PEOPLE that his relationship with Mindy Kaling – whom he dated on-and-off throughout filming The Office – is "complicated," adding: "But I wouldn't trade it for the world."

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Mindy Kaling: 'I Don't Need Marriage' | Mindy Kaling

Mindy Kaling: 'I Don't Need Marriage'

Originally posted 01/16/2015 09:00AM

Mindy Kaling famously said she would have married B.J. Novak if he had proposed when they were dating. But these days, the actress doesn't feel the same need to tie the knot – with anyone.

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B.J. Novak: My Relationship with Mindy Kaling Is 'Complicated'

B.J. Novak: My Relationship with Mindy Kaling Is 'Complicated'

Originally posted 10/03/2014 04:15PM

If any pairing has reason to use the "it's complicated" relationship status on Facebook, it's B.J. Novak and Mindy Kaling.

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PHOTOS: Katy Perry Performs a Witchcraft Ritual While in Salem

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Katy Perry Casts a Love Spell on Boston Trip

Originally posted 08/04/2014 02:00PM

Katy Perry spent her weekend in Boston hanging out just like a local.

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