Maulik Pancholy Engaged to Ryan Corvaia
The comedic actor will make things official with his partner of nine years
Sorry, Mr. Donaghy, but it looks like your loyal assistant is otherwise engaged – literally.
Maulik Pancholy, who played Alec Baldwin’s overzealous-yet-devoted aide on 30 Rock, announced his engagement to longtime partner Ryan Corvaia on Thursday.
The duo chose quite the spot for the momentous occasion: the Taj Mahal in India.
“It only took 9 years but it’s official! Just got engaged at the Taj Mahal … YEEEESSSS!” Pancholy, who turns 40 next week, wrote on Twitter, and he shared a photo of the duo standing in front of the iconic wonder of the ancient world.
Pancholy, who is of Indian heritage, came out in November.
“I just celebrated my nine-year anniversary with my partner,” he told Out magazine. “It feels like a nice time to be celebrating something like that, especially on the heels of the DOMA and Prop 8 decisions.”
The actor, who had recurring roles in Weeds and Whitney, currently voices Sanjay on the Nickelodeon cartoon Sanjay and Craig.
Corvaia is the founder and owner of a Brooklyn-based catering and hospitality firm called Dish Food & Events, according to his Twitter page.