Seth Rogen to play Summer Camp Crush on ‘The Mindy Project’

themindyprojectActor Seth Rogen will be playing Mindy Kaling’s summer camp crush on an upcoming episode of her Fox comedy The Mindy Project, according to media reports.

Rogen, who attended summer camp as a kid at Camp Miriam in British Columbia (he’s featured in the camp’s 2009 promo video), will be playing Sam, the kid Mindy Lahiri (Kaling) shared her first kiss with at Jewish summer camp, in an episode titled “The One That (sic) Got Away.”

The episode is scheduled to air on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 9:30 p.m. eastern. Rogen and Kaling both appear in the movie This Is The End coming to theaters soon.

A similar reuniting with a crush from Jewish camp plotline was used in the first season of HBO’s Girls.

via Shalom Life

Matt Ralph

Matt Ralph

I'm the editor of Summer Camp Culture and also blog at and I live in the Philadelphia area and went to camps and camp meetings growing up in Ohio, Maryland and New Jersey.

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