Karan Soni



Place of birth:

Nuova Delhi, India:


Born in India, Karan Soni moved to the United States to study business at the University of Southern California. A career in acting instead followed, with Soni achieving prominence for his turn as unstable cab driver Dopinder in the superhero film Deadpool (2016) and its 2018 sequel. He has frequently appeared in comedic roles, including the films Goosebumps (2015), Ghostbusters (2016), Office Christmas Party (2016), Rough Night (2017), Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) and Trolls World Tour (2020). On television, he portrayed the lead in Betas and (2013) and Other Space (2015) and currently stars on the anthology series Miracle Workers (2019–present).

Film Credits

Superintelligence (2020)
as Ahmed
Trolls World Tour (2020)
as Riff (voice)
Coffee Shop Names (2020)
Like a Boss (2020)
as Josh Tinker
Corporate Animals (2019)
as Freddie
Always Be My Maybe (2019)
as Tony
Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019)
as Jack
पहाड़गंज (2019)
as Jitendar Tomar
Once Upon a Deadpool (2018)
as Dopinder
Office Uprising (2018)
as Mourad
Deadpool 2 (2018)
as Dopinder
Better Start Running (2018)
as Nelson
Little Bitches (2018)
as Andy
Creep 2 (2017)
as Dave
The Sweet Life (2017)
as Convenience Store Clerk
Unicorn Store (2017)
as Kevin
Chee and T (2017)
as Roger Raval
And Then There Was Eve (2017)
as Zain
Rough Night (2017)
as Raviv
Office Christmas Party (2016)
as Nate
Ghostbusters (2016)
as Benny
Mono (2016)
as CDC Expert
Deadpool (2016)
as Dopinder
Goosebumps (2015)
as Mr. Rooney
Supremacy (2014)
as Store Clerk
Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)
as Arnau
Worst. Prom. Ever. (2011)
as Glenn
B-Roll ()
as Doug

Production Credits

Bailaras (2017)