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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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Soccer-Loving Celebs Tweet and Instagram Support for America's World Cup Win | Conan O'Brien

UpdatePosted 06/17/2014 08:30PM

Soccer-Loving Celebs Tweet and Instagram Support for America's World Cup Win

Originally posted 06/17/2014 04:45PM

When the Internet exploded after the U.S. won its first World Cup match against Ghana Monday night, America's celebrities were not immune to the excitement.

Some were ecstatic and some were offensive – we're looking at you, Jamie Kennedy – but one thing was clear: All were filled with patriotic pride at the American team's accomplishment.

See the best celebrity Tweets and Instagrams about the match below:

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No Pictures? B.J. Novak Reveals New Children's Book Cover

No Pictures? B.J. Novak Reveals New Children's Book Cover

Originally posted 05/30/2014 04:20PM

"No matter how you read it, you're funny," the former The Office star tells PEOPLE of his new children's tome The Book With No Pictures

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Steve Carell: Keep Me Away from Office Equipment | Steve Carell

Steve Carell: Keep Me Away from Office Equipment

Originally posted 11/17/2006 11:30AM

Steve Carell would have a problem working in a real office: He's a technophobe.

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