What to Watch on X1 Asian American Film & TV in January

New Year, New Destination: Asian American Film & TV

 X1 has officially launched the first Asian American Film & TV On Demand destination catered to anyone interested in Asian American content. Say “Asian American” into your X1 remote to check out tons of exciting content!

Find all your Asian American entertainment—from K-Pop to Asian Action films—all in one place. The destination will not only feature big blockbusters like “Rush Hour,” but also small indie films like “Gook.” You’ll be able to binge-watch your favorite TV shows like “Fresh Off the Boat,” Netflix series like “Master of None” and YouTube channels like “Wong Fu Productions,” all in one convenient location. Be sure to check out the freshest CAAM-curated films, Asian American Actor Spotlights and Asian American Web Stories.

It’s never been easier to support the creativity of Asian American filmmakers, YouTubers, organizations and musicians!

Top 14 New Year Premieres


Check out two brand-new series and eight TV fresh starts! With so many premieres to choose from, we’ve chosen the top must-watches. You can always re-watch your favorite episodes before the new ones begin with Xfinity On Demand.

  1. Corporate” series premiere starring Anna Akana on Comedy Central (January 17)
  2. The Resident” series premiere starring Manish Dayal on FOX (January 21)
  3. The Gifted” starring Jamie Chung on FOX (January 1)
  4. Chicago Med” starring Brian Tee on NBC (January 2)
  5. Modern Family” starring Aubrey Anderson-Emmons on ABC (January 3)
  6. The Big Bang Theory” starring Kunal Nayyar on CBS (January 4)
  7. The Good Place” starring Jameela Jamil and Manny Jacinto on NBC (January 4)
  8. Superstore” starring Nico Santos on NBC (January 4)
  9. Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” starring Ming-Na Wen on ABC (January 5)
  10. Ghosted” starring Adeel Akhtar on FOX (January 7)
  11. The Good Doctor” starring Tamlyn Tomita on ABC (January 8)
  12. The Magicians” starring Arjun Gupta on Syfy (January 10)
  13. Scorpion” starring Jadyn Wong on CBS (January 15)
  14. 9JKL” starring Liza Lapira on CBS (January 15)

Top 2 CAAM-Curated Collections

Check back on the Asian American Film & TV destination every month to see collections curated by CAAM (Center for Asian American Media). This month we’ll feature our top two favorites:

  1. Asian American Sci-Fi: Shoot for the stars, travel back in time and see other nifty sci-fi stories through the lens of Asian cinema with this month’s spotlight.
  2. Asian Action: Kick-start 2018 with these action-packed movies!


Come back each month when you want to know what to watch. Remember, if you’re unsure, just say “Asian American” into your X1 remote to discover more Asian American content. There’s still more entertainment waiting for you there.

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