As a detective solving the mystery of the crossword clue “Barinholtz of ‘The Mindy Project‘”, the first thing I did was to analyze the clue itself. I recognized that “Barinholtz” must be a person’s name and the fact that they appear in “The Mindy Project” means that they are likely an actor. This clue narrowed down my search to the cast of the popular television show.
Next, I thought about the length of the answer. The puzzle had four blanks, which hinted that the answer must be a four letter word. I also considered letters that were already in place in the puzzle. A careful analysis of the surrounding clues led me to the realization that the first letter of the answer was ‘I‘.
At this point, I started considering the names of the actors who appeared on “The Mindy Project” and had a four letter first name starting with ‘I‘. While there were a few options, I quickly remembered the actor Ike Barinholtz. In the show, he played Nurse Morgan Tookers and has been a popular staple in the series. Furthermore, based on my research, Ike Barinholtz is one of the most well-known actors on the show and has received several accolades for his work in Hollywood.
In conclusion, with a little bit of clever thinking, I was able to solve this crossword clue easily. By carefully analyzing the details in the clue, using my past knowledge and research, and thinking creatively, I was able to determine that the answer was ‘Ike‘.