Exclusive: Kelly Hu (BMF, the orville) Joined the cast of the CBS series East New York A recurring role. She will make her debut in episode 112 titled “Up in Smoke” aired on February 19.
She will play Alison Cha, a strong and straightforward political policy advisor shadowing Suarez (Jimmy Smits) to understand the day-to-day responsibilities of the NYPD.
From William Finkelstein and Mike Flynn, East New York Follows Regina Haywood (Amanda Warren), a newly promoted deputy inspector in East New York, a poor, working-class neighborhood in the East End of Brooklyn. He leads a motley crew of officers and detectives, some of whom are reluctant to deploy his creative methods of serving and protecting the early seeds of social uplift and gentrification.
The series also stars Jimmy Smits, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Richard Kind, Olivia Lucardi, and Lovell Sly.
William Finkelstein, Mike Flynn, Michael M. Robin, Ed Redlich and Thom Sherman serve as executive producers East New YorkFrom Warner Bros. Television and produced by William Finkelstein and Mike Flynn.
Hu is currently starring in Season 2 of the Starz hit series BMF The Friday night airing stars Detective Veronica Jean. He most recently starred as Union Admiral Ozawa in Seth MacFarland Orville. Additionally, she starred in Netflix’s Finding Ohana and starring in Lifetime Lifetime list.
Also includes notable credits throughout his 35-year career in Hollywood X2: X-Men UnitedOliver Stone’s the doors, scorpion king Along with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and The CW The Vampire Diaries And arrow. Who is repped by Mainstay Entertainment and A3 Artist Agency.