Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - Brunch - - BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS -

VHis first name is a homage to Satya­jit Ray’s Apu Tril­ogy. He’s the worka­holic owner of a con­ve­nience store in Spring­field who, though ge­nial, has no qualms in rip­ping off his cus­tomers. His trade­mark “Thank you… Come again” in a thick stereo­typ­i­cal In­dian ac­cent is of­ten slammed as racist. Yet he is one of the most prom­i­nent South Asian char­ac­ters on prime time TV in the US. Hank Azaria, who voices Apu, gets the In­dian ac­cent spot on – it has got him three Emmy awards! The show airs on Star World. LA-based dadi and her big, fat In­dian fam­ily. Re­newed for a fifth sea­son, New Girl will soon air on Star World.

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