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Alan Yang

Co-Creator / Executive Producer, "Master of None"

Alan Yang is the co-creator, executive producer and director of the Netflix series "Master of None" for which he received the 2016 Emmy Award for Best Writing in a Comedy Series. The show has been nominated for twelve Emmys and three Golden Globes and was the recipient of a Golden Globe, three Emmys, a Peabody Award, two AFI Awards and the Critics’ Choice Award for Best Comedy. Yang also directed the music video for  Jay-Z’s “Moonlight,” starring Tiffany Haddish, Jerrod Carmichael and Issa Rae. Previously, Alan was a writer, co-executive producer and director for "Parks and Recreation" for which he was nominated for an Emmy in 2015. He can also be seen on-screen in episodes of "Parks and Recreation" as a bass player in Mouse Rat, the rock band fronted by Andy Dwyer (Chris Pratt).