APAMC Network Report Card Puts ABC at Head of the Class


“Fresh Off the Boat” features Randall Park and Constance Wu as Louis and Jessica Huang and Forrest Wheeler, Hudson Yang and Ian Chen as their sons Emery, Eddie and Evan.


The Asian Pacific American Media Coalition (APAMC) on Wednesday released its “Report Card” grading the four major television networks on their progress toward diversity and inclusion of Asian Americans for the 2016-17 season.

On the strength of its 21 regular and 23 recurring Asian American actors in prime-time television, ABC scored an A-, the highest grade the coalition has ever given in that category.

An unprecedented three ABC series — “Fresh Off the Boat,” “Quantico” and the now canceled “Dr. Ken” — featured Asian American actors in the lead roles last season.

ABC also led the networks in the categories of Writers/Pro