IT’S CHINESE NEW YEAR AND THE LEES ARE BACK! ELAINE GIVES JESSICA ADVICE ON HOW TO DEAL WITH GRANDMA ON AN ALL-NEW ABC’S ‘FRESH OFF THE BOAT,’ FRIDAY, FEB. 1
Ming-Na Wen (‘Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’), Jimmy O. Yang (‘Crazy Rich Asians’) and Reggie Lee (‘Grimm’) Guest Star
“Grand-Mahjong” – It’s Chinese New Year and the Lees, Elaine (Ming-Na Wen), Julius (Reggie Lee) and son, Horace (Jimmy O. Yang), are back. Elaine tries to give Jessica tips on building a better relationship with Grandma Huang. Meanwhile, inspired by a Lee family tradition, Louis challenges Emery to a wrestling match to start the new year; and Eddie goes all in betting his red envelope money on who will be the winner, on “Fresh Off the Boat,” FRIDAY, FEB. 1 (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 Rachel Cannon as Deidre, Ming-Na Wen as Elaine, Reggie Lee as Julius and Jimmy O. Yang as Horace.
“Grand-Mahjong” was written by Cindy Fang and directed by Kyle Weber.
“Fresh Off the Boat” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format with 5.1 channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to the airdate.