Emmy-winning actor, stand-up comedian, and writer, Jimmy O. Yang, is returning to Amazon Prime Video with his new comedy special, Guess How Much? The exclusive Amazon original will debut worldwide in over 240 countries and territories on May 2, 2023.
Following the success of his first global special, Good Deal, the new show will delve into various topics, including love languages, undesirable friends, and negotiating with his Asian parents.
Yang is renowned for his roles in HBO’s award-winning series Silicon Valley, the Netflix romantic comedy, Love Hard, and the blockbuster film Crazy Rich Asians. Additionally, he is currently filming the lead role in the Hulu series, Interior Chinatown, produced, and directed by Oscar award-winner Taika Waititi.
Yang is also known for his role in the Netflix series, Space Force, where he was a writer and starred alongside John Malkovich and Steve Carell in two seasons.
Apart from his acting and comedy, Yang is also the author of the book, How to American: An Immigrant’s Guide to Disappointing Your Parents. The book portrays his journey from the life of a young immigrant from China to becoming an actor and comedian. Yang is also the co-founder of Crab Club Inc, a production company.
Born in Hong Kong, Yang relocated to Los Angeles at the age of 13, and his first-ever television debut was on the CBS series 2 Broke Girls. Yang’s first late-night stand-up performance on The Arsenio Hall Show received a rare standing ovation.
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