Yang on February 25, 2015
Hudson David Yang
October 24, 2003
New York City, U.S.
Yang was born on October 24, 2003 in New York City, New York, to Jeff Yang, a Taiwanese-American writer, journalist, businessman, and business/media consultant, and Heather (Ying), a Taiwanese-American physician assistant who worked in cardiothoracic surgery. Up until 2015, he attended NEST+M (New Explorations into Science Technology + Math) and The New York Performing Arts Academy's "FutureStar" Program.
On May 9, 2014, he was interviewed by the Angry Asian Man as the Angry Reader of the Week, where he joked "it's all about the bling - cha-ching, cha-ching". Fresh Off the Boat was picked up by ABC on May 10, 2014, and premiered on February 4, 2015 with the first of the two preview episodes garnering 7.93 million viewers, becoming the second highest rated comedy premiere that season.
|2014||The Sisterhood of Night||Henry Huang||Film|
|2015—present||Fresh Off the Boat||Eddie Huang||Main role (79 episodes)|
|2016||Liv & Maddie||Frankie Chang / "Doctor Questions"||Guest Starring|
|2018||Sofia the First||Octavio (voice)||Episode: "Return to Merroway Cove"|
|2019||Where's Waldo?||Liu (voice)||Episode: "Little Trouble in Big China"|
|The Lion Guard||Baliyo (voice)||7 episodes|
Awards and nominations
|2016||NAACP Image Awards||Outstanding Performance by a Youth (Series, Special, Television Movie or Mini-series)||Fresh Off the Boat||Nominated|
|Young Artist Award||Outstanding Young Ensemble Cast In A TV Series||Won|
|Young Entertainer Awards||Best Young Ensemble Cast - TV Series||Won|
|Teen Choice Awards||Choice TV: Scene Stealer||Nominated|
|2017||NAACP Image Awards||Outstanding Performance by a Youth (Series, Special, Television Movie or Mini-series)||Nominated|
|Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a TV Series - Leading Teen Actor||Won|
|Teen Choice Awards||Choice Comedy TV Actor||Nominated|
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- "Why the ‘Fresh Off the Boat’ TV Series Could Change the Game - Speakeasy - WSJ". blogs.wsj.com. Retrieved May 10, 2014.
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- "Hudson Yang To Topline ABC Comedy Pilot 'Far East Orlando'; Barry Rothbart Joins NBC's 'Love Is Relative' - Deadline.com". deadline.com. Retrieved May 10, 2014.
- "Hudson Yang To Topline ABC Comedy Pilot ‘Far East Orlando’; Barry Rothbart Joins NBC’s ‘Love Is Relative’". imdb.com. Retrieved May 10, 2014.
- "Angry Reader of the Week: Hudson Yang". blog.angryasianman.com. Retrieved May 10, 2014.
- "ABC Renews 'Last Man Standing,' Orders Two More Comedies - Hollywood Reporter". hollywoodreporter.com. Retrieved June 1, 2014.
- Bibel, Sara (February 5, 2015). "TV Ratings Wednesday: 'Empire' Hits New High, 'Fresh Off The Boat' Debuts Strong, 'Arrow', 'Modern Family' & 'The 100' Up". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved February 9, 2015.
- ""The View" Martin Short/Randall Park & Hudson Yang (TV Episode 2015)". IMDb. 2015-02-03. Retrieved February 6, 2015.
- "The Sisterhood of Night". DC. February 5, 2015. Retrieved February 9, 2015.
- "ABC and Nickelodeon Actors Lead Winners at Young Artist Awards". backstage.com. Retrieved 11 July 2016.