CHRISTMAS TURNS INTO A BATTLE BETWEEN MOTHER AND SON WHEN EDDIE INFORMS JESSICA THAT HE WANTS TO TRAVEL TO NEW YORK AND SPEND THE HOLIDAY WITH FRIEND NICOLE ON AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF ABC’S ‘FRESH OFF THE BOAT,’ FRIDAY, DEC. 14
“Cousin Eddie” – The battle begins between mother and son when Eddie informs Jessica that he wants to spend Christmas with friend Nicole in New York. But Jessica insists that tradition prevails and he needs to spend the holiday with the family, so he does everything within his power to try and get her to crack and allow him to go. Meanwhile, Louis and Evan do their best to try and help an overwhelmed Emery decide on which one of his numerous friends to invite to the family’s Christmas Eve dinner on “Fresh Off the Boat,” FRIDAY, DEC. 14 (8:00–8:30 p.m. EST), as part of the new TGIF programming block on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.
Inspired by a true story, “Fresh Off the Boat” stars Randall Park as Louis Huang, Constance Wu as Jessica Huang, Hudson Yang as Eddie Huang, Forrest Wheeler as Emery Huang, Ian Chen as Evan Huang, Lucille Soong as Grandma Huang, Chelsey Crisp as Honey and Ray Wise as Marvin.
Guest starring is Chris Grace as Adult Eddie, Luke Judy as Zach, Mary Holland as Cindy, Diego Alexander as Caleb, Elyssa Phillips as Janet and Fitz Houston as Stan.
“Cousin Eddie” was written by Rachna Fruchbom and directed by Sean Kavanagh.
“Fresh Off the Boat” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format with 5.1 channel surround sound. This episode carries a TV-PG, L parental guideline.