Disney+ Unveils Stacked Lineup of 'American Born Chinese' Guest Stars

Disney+ Unveils Stacked Lineup of 'American Born Chinese' Guest Stars

Disney+ has revealed some of the guest stars for the upcoming new series American Born Chinese!

The new show, based on the graphic novel of the same name by Gene Luen-Yang, already features quite the cast of series regulars, including Michelle Yeoh, Ke Huy Quan, Ben Wang, Yeo Yann Yann, Chin Han, Daniel Wu, Jimmy Liu and Sydney Taylor, and they are upping the star power even more.

For those that don’t know, American Born Chinese tells the story of Jin Wang, an average teenager juggling his high school social life with his home life. When he meets a new foreign student on the first day of the school year, even more worlds collide as Jin is unwittingly entangled in a battle of Chinese mythological gods.

The streamer announced the guest stars with a new teaser video ahead of the show’s premiere later this spring.

Keep reading to find out who’s going to be on the show…

Just announced as guest stars include Ronny Chieng as unconventional monk, Ji Gong; Jimmy O. Yang as Dragon King, Ao Guang; James Hong as Jade Emperor; and Leonard Wu as Niu Mowang/Bull Demon, as well as the additions of Lisa Lu as soon-to-be retired acupuncturist Ni Yang and Turning Red‘s Rosalie Chiang as student activist Suzy Nakamura.

Previously announced guest stars include Michelle and Ke Huy‘s Everything Everywhere All at Once co-star Stephanie Hsu as Shiji Niangniang, the Goddess of Stones, and Poppy Liu as Princess Iron Fan.

Shang-Chi‘s Destin Daniel Cretton serves as executive producer and will also direct.

If you missed it, be sure to check out first look photos, as well as a first look teaser!

Stay tuned for more from the upcoming Disney+ series.

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