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"In an ideal world, I would never have to play a character with an accent. But this is a character based on a real person. So it's something that I have to honor and try to perfect as the series moves forward."— Randall Park on starring in network TV's first Asian-American family sitcom in 20 years.

We're getting an Asian American TV sitcom next fall! ABC has picked up Fresh Off the Boat, based on Eddie Huang's excellent memoir about being part of a Chinese immigrant family trying to make it in 1990s Orlando. More details at Angry Asian Man, who mentions that this is the first sitcom in 20 years to star an Asian…