2. Ali Wong
Ali Wong is Chinese from her father’s side and Vietnamese from her mother’s. She gained fame after her stand-up specials ‘Baby Cobra’ and ‘Hard Knock Wife’ on ‘Netflix’ became popular. She also co-wrote and acted in the famous comedy movie ‘Always Be My Maybe.’
3. Jo Koy
Jo Koy is half Filipino and half American. He became famous after he was featured often on ‘Chelsey Lately.’ His performance on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ was highly appreciated. He has appeared on many popular talk shows like ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ and ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ He currently tours all around the U.S.
4. Bobby Lee
Bobby Lee is of Korean ancestry. He became a household name after regularly featuring on the sketch comedy TV series ‘Mad TV.’ He has also appeared in a lot of acclaimed comedy films like ‘Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle,’ The Pineapple Express,’ and ‘The Dictator.’
Kumail Nanjiani is of Pakistani origin. As one of the main characters of the sitcom ‘Silicon Valley,’ he became a recognizable face. After he co-wrote and acted in the successful movie ‘The Big Sick,’ his popularity saw unprecedented heights. This film also earned him the nomination of the ‘Oscar Award’ for the ‘Best Original Screenplay.’