GenreComedy ScreenplayTim Chey WriterTimothy A. Chey
Release dateJuly 20, 1997 CastErnie Hudson (Joe Lee), Tatyana Ali (Karyn), Margaret Cho (May-Ling), Dante Basco (Julian Lee), Duane Martin (Brandon), John Witherspoon (Bill) Similar moviesKelly Hu appears in Fakin da Funk and Americanese
Fakin da funk 1997 part 1
Fakin' da Funk is a 1997 comedy film starring Pam Grier and Dante Basco about a Chinese son adopted by black parents who relocates to South Central Los Angeles. A second story involves Mai-Ling, an exchange student played by Margaret Cho, who by another twist, gets sent to the wrong 'hood'. The film was written and directed by Tim Chey.