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.