Actor well known for his television roles in The Mindy Project and The Muppets. He has also had roles in major films, including Kitchen Sink and Basmati Blues. In 2018, he was cast in the live-action remake of Disney's Mulan as Skath.
He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from New York University's famed Tisch School of the Arts.
He displayed his skill as a rapper in the 2009 internet video, Hardly Working.
Ambudkar is of Indian descent. He briefly dated actress Sora Connor. The two met on the set of Pitch Perfect in 2013.
He and Donald Sutherland were both cast in the 2014 film Basmati Blues.