Actors, filmmakers, authors, musicians blowing up in the past year (or so)
Equal parts performer, power player, and pundit, Kaling who created, stars in, writes, and produces Fox's cult comedy fave The Mindy Project, all while blogging, tweeting, and Instagramming has become one of the freshest, funniest voices in Hollywood.
Her Bucket List: ''Learn how to become a Nora Ephron-level hostess. Own terrific jewelry and dinnerware that I actually use every day. Teach a class which entails mostly rambling on about my gossipy experiences in Hollywood. Somehow die at my most beautiful.'' Jessica Shaw
For the full scoop on all the game-changers of New Hollywood, pick up EW on newsstands or buy the issue online.
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