‘Fresh Off the Boat’ Episode Guide (Oct. 11): The Family Travels to Taiwan

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‘Fresh Off the Boat’ Episode Guide (Oct. 11): The Family Travels to Taiwan

“Coming From America” Season 3 Premiere (10/11/16) – Louis flies the entire family to Taiwan in an effort to make things right with Gene (Ken Jeong).

Upon meeting Gene’s beautiful fiancé, Margaret, and seeing the wonderful life he has built for himself, Louis questions whether his life in Orlando is just as great as it could be in Taiwan.

Meanwhile, Jessica takes Eddie, Emery and Evan to her favorite childhood locales, including Dihua Street and Shilin Night Market, on the season three premiere of ABC’s “Fresh Off the Boat,” airing on TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11 (9:00-9:30 p.m. EDT).

Guest starring in this episode are Ken Jeong (“Dr. Ken.”) as Gene, Wei-Ning Hsu as Margaret, Isabella Crouch as Alison, Wai Ching Ho as Big Auntie, Ben Lin as Big Uncle Otis, Elaine Kao as Little Auntie, Jason Chin as Little Uncle, Jackson Geach as Wei/Hennessy, Andy Lai as Cameraman and Mason Lee as Director.

“Coming From America” was written and directed by Nahnatchka Khan.

Set in the mid-‘90s, 11-year-old hip-hop loving Eddie Huang (Hudson Yang) and his family are adjusting to their new lives in suburban Orlando. New schools, new friends, new neighbors…new traditions, yet still maintaining true to their family values and their continual pursuit of the American Dream.

Dad, Louis (Randall Park), moved his family from Chinatown in Washington D.C. and turned the once struggling “Cattleman’s Ranch” into a successful steakhouse fully equipped with a mechanical bull. Mom, Jessica (Constance Wu), has found her own success as a real-estate agent yet still finds time to shop the bargain bin for back to school clothes and bond with next door neighbor Honey (Chelsey Crisp) over cocktails and Stephen King novels.

Meanwhile, Eddie is growing up and becoming more independent, sometimes defying his overbearing mother’s old-school parenting style, but eventually realizes that she’s got nothing but love for him and his brothers. Emery (Forrest Wheeler), the middle child and hopeless romantic, has no problem with the ladies, including the rollerblading stay-at-home moms in the neighborhood and often conspires with baby brother Evan (Ian Chen), the mama’s boy.

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.

“Fresh Off the Boat” was written by Nahnatchka Khan, who also serves as executive producer. Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar are 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.

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