Eddie, Emery, and Evan embark on a brand new school year after enjoying an unforgettable summer vacation. Louis and Jessica think about having another child. 'Fresh Off the Boat' Season 2 Episode 2 "Boy II Man" aired on Tuesday, Sept. 29 on ABC. ‘FOTB’ centers on the Huangs, a Chinese-American family. In the season premiere, the Huangs took a family vacation in their minivan to Gator World.
In "Boy II Man," Eddie's next door neighbor and love interest Nicole is repeating the eighth grade. Nicole takes it upon herself to protect the 7th graders from being bullied by the current eighth graders. Jessica tells Eddie to choose a music class for his elective period. Jessica wants Eddie to overachieve now, so that eventually he will be able to attain a music scholarship in college. Eddie weasels his way out of Jessica's plans, so that he can tutor Nicole. Louis wants to have a daughter and tries to convince Jessica to have another child.
"Boy II Man" was directed by Claire Scanlon and written by Matt Kuhn. Ep. 2 was watched by 4.74 million viewers. Ep. 3 "Shaquille O'Neal Motors" airs on Tuesday, Oct. 6. It was directed by Lynn Shelton and written by Keith Heisler.
'Fresh Off the Boat’ stars Randall Park as Louis, Constance Wu as Jessica, Hudson Yang as Eddie, Forrest Wheeler as Emery, Ian Chen as Evan, Lucille Soong as Grandma Huang, Paul Scheer as Mitch, Jillian Armenante as Nancy, Luna Blaise as Nicole, Chelsey Crisp as Honey, Ray Wise as Marvin, Arden Myrin as Ashley Alexander, Prophet Bolden as Walter, Brady Tutton as Brock, Trevor Larcom as Trent, Evan Hannemann as Barefoot Dave, Connor Rosen as Doug, David Goldman as Principal Hunter, Maria Bamford as Principal Thomas, and Nick Gore as Bush Kid.
'FOTB' was created by Nahnatchka Khan and narrated by Eddie Huang. The producers of the series are Nahnnatchka Khan, Jake Kasdan, Melvin Mar, and Eddie Huang. Its production companies are Fierce Baby Productions, The Detective Agency, and 20th Century Fox Television. Music for the show is by Bo Boddie and Danny Brown.