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Tahani Al-Jamil, "The Good Place"
Jameela Jamil stars as Tahani Al-Jamil on NBC’s comedy “The Good Place.”
Jamil is a one-of-a-kind multi-hyphenate. In 2009, she was an English teacher picked from obscurity to host the British breakfast TV program “Freshly Squeezed,” where she went on to become a favorite weekend and weekday morning personality. In 2010, she got her first solo presenting role on the music show “KoKo Pop,” a music show filmed in Camden’s iconic club, Koko, which proved to be a big hit on Channel 4. The following year, she fronted E4’s cult series “Playing It Straight” and BBC Radio 1 announced ...