First Gen Show Tackles Culture Clashes With Humor

April 20, 2015 7:46 PM

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FirstGen Show is the late coming-of-age story of a first generation American woman who discovers that she wants to drop out of Harvard Medical become a comedian. Her immigrant parents are less than pleased.

It is the hilarious brainchild of Yvonne Orji, writer, comedienne and actress, who relocated to the United States with her family at the age of 6. She is the youngest and only daughter in a family of four children. Adjusting to life in the U.S. early on was not easy. She was a self-described "brown ...

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