Whiting Wongs with Dan Harmon and Jessica Gao

30 EpisodesProduced by Jessica Gao, Dan Harmon, Starburns Audio

An honest conversation about race and writing between two people who think very highly of themselves. Dan Harmon and Jessica Gao know they won't solve racism in Hollywood, but they still like to talk about it. Sometimes with guests!

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Bonus: Maculate Conception - Preview

October 15th, 2018

Enjoy a special preview of Maculate Conception.  Join Abbe and Isaac Feder, as they start on their complicated and emotional quest to start a family.

29: Season 1 Finale - My Dinner With Dan Dan

May 24th, 2018

On the Season 1 finale of Whiting Wongs, Dan & Jessica travel to 101 Noodle Express in Alhambra, CA to talk over an authentic Chinese meal. Plus, we discuss what we've learned throughout the season, whether or not …

28: Penultimate Wongs with Professor Sora Kim

May 17th, 2018

Dan & Jessica discuss how comedy doesn't age well and shed some light on being a diversity hire, before having a conversation with a scientist with shark experience, Professor Sora Kim! We also discuss diversity in …

27: A Swarthy Hemisphere

May 10th, 2018

This week, we discuss Childish Gambino's "This Is America" video, cultural identity among white Americans, and Jessica states her expectations for …

26: 26 - Oh F*ck That's Me with Dana Han-Klein & Larissa Pruett

May 3rd, 2018

This week, Dan & Jessica go through some listener emails before we get into a heated debate about Matt Groening's response to the Apu controversy. Then, we talk to our guests Dana Han-Klein and Larissa Pruett about …

25 - Racism: The World's Oldest Profession

April 26th, 2018

In true Whiting Wongs fashion, Dan & Jessica sit down with the goal of reading listener emails and get through a total of three. But, we reveal the process for joke-writing in the Rick & Morty writers' room, …

24 - He's Brown and Everyone's Yellow

April 12th, 2018

This week, we discuss The Simpson's response to Hari Kondabolu's documentary, "The Problem With Apu". Plus, we reveal Jessica's 23andMe results, and …

23 - Did We Just White a Wong? with Sameer Gardezi

April 5th, 2018

We're joined this week by Sameer Gardezi (Modern Family, Untitled Trevor Noah Project) to talk about Muslim representation in media, the issues with the "good muslim/bad muslim" dichotomy, and more! Plus we talk about …

22 - Dad's A Little Drunk

March 29th, 2018

With no plans for the episode, Dan and Jessica end up reading and responding to listener emails! We disucss race and the cosplay community, give some career advice to aspiring writers, and talk about the differences …

21 - Paris Is Too Chinese For Me with Jimmy O. Yang

March 22nd, 2018

From HBO's Silicon Valley, the incredible Jimmy O. Yang joins us this week to talk about his experience auditioning as a POC actor, his new book, and more! We read from his audition log, Dan & Jessica brief Jimmy on …
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