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Bowen Yang is a comedian, writer, and actor based in Brooklyn, NY. He is currently a featured player on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, where he wrote for one season before moving on-screen. He can also be seen recurring on Comedy Central’s AWKWAFINA IS NORA FROM QUEENS. Bowen is the co-host of the popular podcast "LAS CULTURISTAS" which he co-hosts with Matt Rogers and which has been featured in The New York Times, New York Magazine, Splitsider and Time Out New York. TV credits include BROAD CITY, HIGH MAINTENANCE, JON GLASER LOVES GEAR, and Peacock’s GIRLS5EVA. Bowen can also be seen in the feature ISN’T IT ROMANTIC, directed by Todd Strauss-Schulson. This past year Bowen was featured in TIME as one of “23 People Who Are Changing What’s Funny Right Now”, as well as one of their TIME 100 NEXT: Artists, and was most recently featured in this year’s Out100 list.