With "Master of None," Aziz Ansari Has Created a True American Original

The star of the breakout television series brings the voice of his generation to the masses. (1:33)

Aziz Ansari won the 2016 Smithsonian American Ingenuity Award for Performing Arts. Read more about his work here.
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