EDDIE'S STRUGGLE FOR INDEPENDENCE REACHES A HEAD WHEN HE LEAVES HOME AFTER FACING OFF WITH HIS MOM ON AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF
ABC'S 'FRESH OFF THE BOAT,' FRIDAY, MARCH 8
Jimmy O. Yang Returns as Horace
"These Boots Are Made for Walkin'" - Eddie, angry after his mom tells him he's too immature to go on a student exchange trip to Taiwan, takes Jessica at her word when she says "my house, my rules" and leaves home. But when he ends up living with Horace (guest star Jimmy O. Yang) in his new apartment, he has second thoughts. Louis and Evan suspect Emery is leading some sort of secret life after he quits the volleyball team but lies about still going to practice, so they begin following him on "Fresh Off the Boat," FRIDAY, MARCH 8 (8:00-8:30 p.m. EST), as part of the new TGIF programming block on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.
Inspired by a true story, "Fresh Off the Boat" stars Randall Park as Louis Huang, Constance Wu as Jessica Huang, Hudson Yang as Eddie Huang, Forrest Wheeler as Emery Huang, Ian Chen as Evan Huang, Lucille Soong as Grandma Huang, Chelsey Crisp as Honey and Ray Wise as Marvin.
Guest starring is Jimmy O. Yang as Horace.
"These Boots Are Made for Walkin'" was written by David Smithyman and directed by Amy York Rubin.
"Fresh Off the Boat" was written by Nahnatchka Khan, who also serves as executive producer. Jake Kasdan, Melvin Mar, Keith Heisler and Matt Kuhn are executive producers. The series is produced by 20th Century Fox Television.
"Fresh Off the Boat" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format with 5.1-channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned to this episode at a later date.