Fresh off the Boat: Where Have All the Cattlemen Gone? (12/7)
AFTER EDDIE PASSES ON WORKING ONCE AGAIN AT THE STEAKHOUSE, LOUIS ENDS UP HIRING ONE OF HIS SON’S FRIENDS, AND JESSICA DESPERATELY WANTS TO BECOME THE SCHOOL’S PTA PRESIDENT, ON AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF ABC’S ‘FRESH OFF THE BOAT,’ FRIDAY, DEC. 7
“Where Have All the Cattlemen Gone?” – Louis is crushed to find out that Matthew Chestnut is quitting the restaurant to take a job at Dollywood. But when he offers Eddie a chance to work with him once again at the steakhouse, he passes; and Louis ends up hiring Eddie’s friend Trent, which doesn’t sit well with his son. Meanwhile, when Jessica discovers that Amy Chestnut is moving and leaving her position as PTA president – a job she desperately wants so she can be the “teacher boss” – Jessica goes against all of her pent-up negative feelings about Amy and does everything she can to appease her in order to get the job; and after telling a joke and getting a laugh from Emery, Evan deludes himself into thinking that he’s the funnier brother, on “Fresh Off the Boat,” FRIDAY, DEC. 7 (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 Prophet Bolden as Walter, Trevor Larcom as Trent, Dash Williams as Brian, Evan Hannemann as Barefoot Dave, Angela Kinsey as Amy Chestnut, Emily Berry as Principal Mathis, Zabeth Russell as Jamie, Ruby Marino as kid, Giovanni Schwab as Max and Helen Slayton-Hughes as Dot.
“Where Have All the Cattlemen Gone?” was written by Erica Oyama and directed by Josh Greenbaum.
“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 parental guideline.