Jimmy O. Yang

Jimmy is an actor, stand-up comedian, and writer best known for his portrayal of ‘Jian Yang on HBO’s Emmy-nominated series Silicon Valley and his dramatic turn opposite Mark Wahlberg in the highly acclaimed film Patriot’s Day. He can currently be seen in the hit Warner Bros. film Crazy Rich Asians.

Born in Hong Kong, Yang moved to Los Angeles when he was thirteen, where he eventually made his television debut on the CBS series 2 Broke Girls and his first late-night stand-up appearance on The Arsenio Hall Show, where he received a rare standing ovation. Yang is also the author of the book How To American: An Immigrant’s Guide to Disappointing Your Parents.

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