IT'S THE YEAR OF THE TIGER AND THE HUANGS ARE ALREADY OFF TO A WILD START, ON ABC'S 'FRESH OFF THE BOAT'
"Ride The Tiger" - For Chinese New Year, the Huangs play a game where they can only speak in Mandarin, which quickly turns into a tense competition between Jessica and Evan, putting Jessica's first televised interview for her novel in jeopardy. Emery is excited to end his year of bad luck and finally ask his crush to the spring fling, but when he is still having trouble, Louis decides to take matters into his own hands. Meanwhile, Eddie doesn't receive a red envelope from Big Auntie and enlists Grandma Huang's help to figure out why she's angry with him, on "Fresh Off the Boat," TUESDAY, FEB. 6 (8:30-9:00 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand. Connie Chung guest stars as herself.
Guest starring in this episode are Connie Chung as herself, Rachel Cannon as Deidre, Ken Marino as Gus, Kathleen Rose Perkins as Mey-Mey, Wai Ching Ho as Big Auntie, David Goldman as Principal Hunter, Alex Quijano as Corporal Bryson, Trevor Larcom as Trent and Nandi Hildebrand as Celeste.
"Ride The Tiger" was written by Jeff Chiang and directed by Bill Purple.
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, Lucille Soong as Grandma Huang, Chelsey Crisp as Honey and Ray Wise as Marvin.
"Fresh Off the Boat" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format with 5.1 channel surround sound.