English entertainment television channel Star World, home to some of the finest TV shows from around the world, celebrated Republic Day by premiering the hit American sitcom, Fresh Off the Boat’s special episode with Bollywood’s Vir Das and Priety Zinta as guest stars in lead roles.
Centred around the life of a Taiwanese-American family in Florida in 1990s, Fresh Off the Boat, starring Randall Park and Constance Wu as lead characters, is a take on an immigrant family’s experience. The story follows the course of Eddie Huang's and his Taiwanese family as they make their way from Washington, D.C. to Orlando, Florida to open up a steak restaurant.
Currently on the sixth season, this family comedy, is in talks to have a potential spin-off, and brings Vir Das alongside Priety Zinta in the episode titled “Magic Motor Inn”. The episode premiered in India on January 26 on Star World at 7pm.
“Magic Motor Inn” episode will centre on an Indian family whose daughter attends school with Eddie, one of the kids of Huang’s family. And Preity will portray the girl's mother Meena, while Vir essays the father.