Who could forget the naked man jumps out of the trunk of a car attacks Bradley Cooper with a crowbar in the movie ‘The Hangover?’ The 2009 Bradley Cooper movie indeed launched Ken Jeong’s prolific career which includes some of the biggest comedies of the 2000s. Since then, Jeong never let go of his characters unnoticed in any TV show or movie he’s in, even though it is a couple of minutes, naked!
Ken has a past life as a doctor. He left that lucrative profession to make it big in Hollywood. His roles in ‘Community’ and ‘The Hangover’ not only changed the course of his career but also redefined the perception of the Asian American actors working in Hollywood. At this point, the question that might be circling your mind is what is the next Ken Jeong movie? Well, the good news is that we have a clear answer to that question. Here’s the list of upcoming Ken Jeong films scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020. We can only hope that the latest Ken Jeong movie and tv shows would be as good as some of his recent ones.
1. The Kids Are Alright (TV Series, 2018 – )
For the ardent fans of ABC’s ‘The Kids Are Alright,’ the presence of Ken Jeong as a guest star was a bonus. On the show, Jeong plays Grover, Mike’s colleague who considers himself as an amateur detective. After arriving at the Cleary house as a guest, he embarks on a keen mission to find who broke the family’s dining room table.
2. Magnum P.I. (TV Series, 2018 – )
BS’s Magnum P.I. Reboot has an array of guest actors in this season. Reports reveal that Ken Jeong joins the series as Lee Ji-Won, a local private investigator who enjoys playing poker with Jay Hernandez’s Magnum. He enters the plot with a case, to find the true identity of a man’s comatose fiancee after her face changed drastically after extensive facial surgery.