Bowen Yang

Bowen Yang is an Australian-born American actor, comedian, writer, and podcaster based in New York City. Yang was hired to join the writing staff of the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live in September 2018, ahead of its 44th season. In September 2019, Yang was promoted to on-air cast member for SNL's 45th season as a featured player, becoming its first Chinese-American, first Australian-American, third openly gay male, and fourth-ever cast member of Asian descent. He made history becoming the first SNL featured player to be nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in 2021. He was promoted to repertory status before the 47th season. He co-hosts a comedy pop-culture podcast, Las Culturistas, with Matt Rogers. Yang has appeared in the television series Girls5Eva, Ziwe, and The Other Two, and is a cast member on Awkwafina is Nora from Queens. He is also known for his appearances in the LGBTQ romantic comedies Fire Island and Bros, both released in 2022.

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‘SNL’: Michael B. Jordan & Bowen Yang Get Into Voice-Over Booth For ‘Street Fighter 6’

‘SNL’ Star Bowen Yang Says Peacock “Is The Most Happening Thing In Pop Culture” With Shoutouts To ‘The Traitors’ & ‘The Real Housewives Of Miami’

Who is George Santos, the Politician Bowen Yang Impersonated in Drag on 'Saturday Night Live'

Bowen Yang Has a Serious Question After Joining ‘Wicked’ Movie

'Wicked' Movies Add Six More Actors to Star-Studded Cast, Including Bowen Yang & Keala Settle

‘Wicked’ Films Add Marissa Bode as Nessarose, Bowen Yang, Keala Settle and More

‘Wicked’ Adaptation At Universal Rounds Out Inclusive All-Star Cast With Marissa Bode, Bowen Yang and Bronwyn James

'SNL' Stars Bowen Yang, Kenan Thompson & Mikey Day Talk Adjusting to New Castmates After Losing Majority of Last Season's Cast

Kenan Thompson, Bowen Yang and Mikey Day on ‘Saturday Night Live’ Cast Overhaul: ‘You Just Keep Going’

SZA and Keke Palmer Leave Bowen Yang Tongue-Tied in ‘Saturday Night Live’ Promo

SZA Is Worried About Bowen Yang in ‘SNL’ Promo Where He Calls Her ‘Scissors’

‘Garfield’: ‘Ted Lasso’s Brett Goldstein & ‘SNL’s Bowen Yang Newest Additions To Alcon’s Animated Feature

Matt Rogers Sets Debut Comedy Special at Showtime With Bowen Yang, Josh Sharp, Aaron Jackson as Guests

Kendrick Lamar Doesn’t Want to Hear About Bowen Yang’s Summer in ‘SNL’ Premiere Promos

OMG! SNL’s Bowen Yang Makes Oscars Joke to Kenan Thompson at 2022 Emmys

'SNL' Co-Stars Kate McKinnon & Bowen Yang Are All Smiles at the Emmy Awards 2022

Matt Rogers and Bowen Yang Send in the Clowns

Conan O'Brien, Bowen Yang and Meg Stalter join the new buddy comedy

Bowen Yang, Meg Stalter, & Conan O'Brien to Star in 'SNL' Trio's Please Don't Destroy Movie

Will Ferrell Is Making a New Podcast With Bowen Yang and Matt Rogers