HARD WORK AND SMART WORK BOTH PAY OFF ON AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF ABC’S ‘FRESH OFF THE BOAT,’ FRIDAY, JAN. 24
“The Magic Motor Inn” – In a selfish move to avoid Jessica’s wrath once SAT scores arrive, Eddie convinces Evan that coaching from former classmate and spelling bee champ Simryn is exactly what he needs to finally win the state spelling bee. However, when it backfires and Evan begins to spiral, Eddie gets some much-needed wisdom from Simryn’s dad. On the other side of town, Jessica and Louis convince Emery to get a job only to be shocked by what he chooses, on “Fresh Off the Boat,” FRIDAY, JAN. 24 (8:30-9:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. (TV-PG, D) Episodes can also be viewed the next day on ABC.com, the ABC app and Hulu.
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 Preity Zinta as Mina, Vir Das as DC and Megan Suri as Simryn.
“The Magic Motor Inn” was written by Rachna Fruchbom and directed by Kristin Rapinchuk.
“Fresh Off the Boat” was created for television by Nahnatchka Khan who also serves as consulting producer. Keith Heisler and Matt Kuhn are showrunners and executive producers. Jake Kasdan, Melvin Mar also executive produce. The series is produced by 20th Century Fox Television which, together with ABC Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios, is a part of Disney Television Studios.
For more information on “Fresh Off the Boat,” visit ABC.com