A 2-time Emmy nominee, Michael Yo is a comedian/actor/host keeping busy in all of Hollywood’s platforms. In stand up, Michael came up under the wings of Chelsea Handler and Jo Koy and now headlines all over the country. He is releasing his hilarious and heartfelt debut stand up comedy special, Blasian, coming out late 2018. In acting, Michael recently reoccurred on “Kevin Can Wait,” shot a Damon Wayan Jr.’s pilot “Happy Together” for CBS, and was a principal in Facebook’s upcoming Facebook Watch first sitcom series, “Starter Pack.” Michael got his start in radio and it continues to be his passion. This summer, Michael is launching his new daily pop culture radio talk show, “The Michael Yo Show,” on the EW channel of SiriusXM and can also be heard daily on “Hits1 in Hollywood” on channel 2. Michael was previously seen covering celebrity news and gossip on “The Insider,” “Extra,” “E! News,” as well as guest co-hosting CBS’ “The Talk.” Michael continues to appear as a hot topic contributor on “The Wendy Williams Show.” The self-proclaimed “Half-Black Brother with a Korean Mother” was born and raised in Houston and now lives in Los Angeles with his family.
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