HomeAAPI ActorsJimmy O. Yang secures second Amazon comedy special
Don't Be Fooled by Gift Card Scams

Jimmy O. Yang secures second Amazon comedy special

Jimmy O. Yang has teamed up with Amazon to create a second comedy special that will stream on Prime Video, Variety reports.

Yang’s first special with Amazon, “Good Deal,” debuted in August 2020. The second special is titled “Guess How Much” and will launch on May 2. Prime Video told Variety that the special will make fun of “love languages, loser friends, and negotiating with his Asian parents.”

Yang is also set to star in Taika Waititi’s 10-episode Hulu series Interior Chinatown. The series is an adaptation of a novel of the same name by Charles Yu. The series will follow Willis Wu (Yang), a background actor on a cop show who stumbles onto the scene of a crime.

According to Deadline, another one of Yang’s projects has also been picked up by a studio. Viva Kids has obtained the North American rights to an animated film called Rally Road Racers. The film features the voices of Yang, Chloe Bennet, J.K. Simmons and many more. It will be released nationwide in 1,500 or more theaters on May 12.

Yang’s second comedy special will be available to stream on Prime Video starting May 2.

AsAmNews is published by the non-profit, Asian American Media Inc. Follow us on Facebook, X, Instagram, TikTok and YouTube. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to support our efforts to produce diverse content about the AAPI communities. We are supported in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library in partnership with the California Department of Social Services and the California Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs as part of the Stop the Hate program. To report a hate incident or hate crime and get support, go to CA vs Hate.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Latest

Worth the Time

Must Read

Regular Features

Latest