Comedy actor, Jimmy O. Yang, is a rising star in the world of entertainment. As both a stand-up comedian and acting talent, recent appearances include in Netflix’s Space Force and Amazon Prime’s Good Deal, his very own comedy show. With his quick wit and natural characterisation, he is the perfect addition to a plethora of events, from corporate parties to comedy festivals. Audiences will be blown away by Jimmy’s storytelling ability, and the instinctive way he navigates topics like dating and culture. Whether in his novel or his stand-up shows, television series or corporate events, Jimmy resonates with audiences of all demographics.
Jimmy’s television debut was on 2 Broke Girls in 2012, followed by appearances on It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Criminal Minds, and a writing position with the Harlem Globetrotters. One of Jimmy’s first major roles was on Silicon Valley, which ran from 2014 to 2019. Riding high from the show’s success, he was later cast in Crazy Rich Asians and Space Force, two immensely popular comedy shows. An adaptable actor, he also starred in Patriots Day, an action drama released in 2016. Starting with his debut stand-up show titled Lowball Jim to thriving on Netflix and Amazon Prime, Jimmy is a top-class entertainer.
When booked for events, Jimmy supplies the same quick wit that shines through in his television and film appearances, entertaining audiences from start to finish. As a self-described “funny Asian dude”, his Hong Kong and American identity are infused in his comedy, setting Jimmy apart from other comedians. His book, How to American: An Immigrant’s Guide to Disappointing your Parents, shared his experience “growing up as a Chinese immigrant who pursued a Hollywood career”, and was followed by a tour of the same name in 2018. Jimmy is a rising talent in the world of entertainment, making now the best time to book this comedian for your event. Hire a comedian that your audience will never forget, with Jimmy O. Yang.