The Friday laffer will have two more new comedies to rub shoulders with on ABC.
Fellow multi-camera half-hour "Cristela," starring Alonzo, tells the story of an American Latina law student torn between the old culture of her traditional Mexican American family and the modern world she's trying to embrace. Alonzo wrote and exec produced alongside Kevin Hench.
Then there's "Fresh Off the Boat," from Nahnatchka Khan ("Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23"), which is based on Eddie Huang's memoir of the same name. The single-camera comedy centers on a hip-hop enthusiast (Hudson Yang) as he grows up in suburban Orlando, Fla., raised by an immigrant father. Culture shock inevitably ensues. Khan writes and executive produces alongside