YouTube Channel Suggestions
(Some of the channels below may contain mature content and language.)
The Fung Brothers- David and Andrew Fung talk about being Asian-American. They have videos that anyone from any race can learn from and enjoy.
WongFu Productions- Made up of Ted, Phil, and Wes, this team creates videos that range from professional short dramas to silly WongFu talk shows. There is definitely something for everyone.
ISAtv- "International Secret Agents", created by WongFu and the Far East Movement. This channel supports other young aspiring artist and has a variety of different videos to view.
DANakaDAN- Dan Matthews, a Korean adoptee, has written many songs relating to his adoption that he has released on his YouTube channel. He shows his unique perspective of meeting his family as an adult and expresses his emotions through music. As a producer of ISAtv, you might see him on their as well.
(Some of the shows below may contain mature content and language.)
"It’s the '90s and 12 year old, hip-hop loving Eddie just moved to suburban Orlando from DC’s Chinatown with his parents. It’s culture shock for his immigrant family in this comedy about pursuing the American Dream." - abc.com
The show is a family comedy that addresses some of Asian America identity issues that is based off famous Chef and author, Eddie Huang. The show is on it's 2nd season on ABC Family.
Dr. Ken -
"Doctor turned actor/comedian Ken Jeong plays Dr. Ken, a brilliant physician with no bedside manner. He is always trying to be a good doctor, as well as a good husband and dad to his two kids. Luckily, his therapist wife Allison is just the right partner to keep things sane." -abc.com
This is a comedy that is addresses some identity issues. It is on ABC Family.
"Andre 'Dre' Johnson has a great job, a beautiful wife, Rainbow, four kids, and a colonial home in the 'burbs. But has success brought too much assimilation for this black family? " -abc.com
This show is a family comedy that addresses current identity issues. It's on it's 2nd season on ABC Family.