JESSICA MEETS EDDIE'S GIRLFRIEND FOR THE FIRST TIME,
ON ABC'S 'FRESH OFF THE BOAT'
"The Manchurian Dinner Date" - Eddie is excited for his mom to meet his girlfriend Alison, but worries she will not approve since she is not Chinese. So with the help of a friend, Alison devises an elaborate plan to make a good impression on Jessica. Meanwhile, Emery enlists Louis to help him prepare his graduation speech, and Grandma attempts to make a new suit for Evan, on ABC's "Fresh Off the Boat," airing on TUESDAY, MAY 17 (8:00-8:30 p.m. EDT).
Inspired by a true story, "Fresh Off the Boat" stars Randall Park as Louis, Constance Wu as Jessica, Hudson Yang as Eddie, Forrest Wheeler as Emery, Ian Chen as Evan and Chelsey Crisp as Honey.
Guest starring are Lucille Soong as Grandma Huang, Luna Blaise as Nicole, Maria Bamford as Principal Thomas, Isabella Crouch as Alison, Ashley Liao as Audrey, Marlowe Peyton as Reba, Alina Lopez as Chica.
"The Manchurian Dinner Date" was written by Rich Blomquist and directed by Nahnatchka Khan.
"Fresh Off the Boat" was written by Nahnatchka Khan, who also serves as executive producer. Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar are also executive producers. The series is produced by 20th Century Fox Television.
It is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format with 5.1 channel surround sound and carries a TV-PG parental guideline.