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Comedian Aziz Ansari

Comedian Aziz Ansari - Planet Hollywood has rooms that are lightly decorated with Hollywood memorabilia. Last year, Aziz Ansari -- the comedian and co-star of "Parks and Recreation" -- came to Vegas with a friend, and they stayed in different rooms that featured different memorabilia.

His friend scored the "Spaceballs" suite.

"That's pretty cool," Ansari thought. "I wonder what I'll have."

"And then I go in, and I have the room for 'Made in America' with Whoopi Goldberg and Ted Danson," Ansari says incredulously. "The white leather jacket that Whoopie Goldberg wore in that movie is in the Planet Hollywood suite.

Comedian Aziz Ansari

"I'm performing at the Palms this time, but I'm seeing if they can get the memorabilia from 'Made in America' and put it in my room. It's a good luck charm."

Ansari, 27, has been funny for at least the past five years. That's how long I can vouch for his funny stand-up.

But ever since he appeared as "Raaaaaandy" in the Seth Rogen comedy "Funny People," he's become a pop culture star, as well as an acclaimed actor on "Parks and Recreation," all of which led to his hosting of this year's MTV Movie Awards.

Comedian Aziz Ansari


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