Cast: Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Jean Yoon, Andrea Bang, Simu Liu
Writer: Ins Choi
Synopsis: The misadventures of a Korean-Canadian family running a convenience store.
Why Open: The synopsis gives it away 😉
Cast: Sherry Cola, Kara Wang, Ken Kirby
Writer: Lauren Moon
Director (of pilot): Jon M. Chu
Why Open: Sherry Cola is a series regular, in addition to several other AAPI supporting castmembers. The pilot episode was directed by Jon M. Chu. CAPE New Writers Fellowship alum Lauren Moon was a staff writer for Season 1.
Cast: Tamlyn Tomita, Christina Chang, Will Yun Lee, Jae-Beom Park, Daniel Dae Kim
Producers: Daniel Dae Kim, Rina Brannen
Synopsis: Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and Savant syndrome, is recruited into the surgical unit of a prestigious hospital.
Why Open: The #1 broadcast show of the year in 2018 was created by none other than the legendary Daniel Dae Kim and his 3AD production company.
Cast: Lana Condor, Benedict Wong
Synopsis: A coming-of-age story set against the backdrop of late 1980s counterculture, which follows a disillusioned teen recruited into a storied high school for assassins.
Creator, Writer, and Executive Producer: Maya Erskine
Cast: Maya Erskine
Synopsis: PEN15 is middle school as it really happened. Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle star in this adult comedy, playing versions of themselves as thirteen-year-old outcasts in the year 2000, surrounded by actual thirteen-year-olds, where the best day of your life can turn into your worst with the stroke of a gel pen.
Cast: Priyanka Chopra
Synopsis: New York City architect Natalie works hard to get noticed at her job but is more likely to be asked to deliver coffee and bagels than to design the city’s next skyscraper. And if things weren’t bad enough, Natalie, a lifelong cynic when it comes to love, has an encounter with a mugger that renders her unconscious, waking to discover that her life has suddenly become her worst nightmare — a romantic comedy — and she is the leading lady.
Cast: Ken Jeong
Director: Jon M. Chu
Synopsis: In his first-ever stand-up special, Ken Jeong pays tribute to his wife and shares stories about Hollywood and how “The Hangover” saved his life.
Director: Gregg Araki
Cast: Avan Jogia, Desmond Chiam
Synopsis: While on various quests to pursue love, sex and fame with his friends in L.A, Ulysses’ premonitory dreams make him question a monstrous conspiracy.