'Fresh Off the Boat' fell short of its promise, but the ABC sitcom still left a mark

For a standard sitcom in most respects, "Fresh Off the Boat" weathered a fair amount of off-screen drama. Despite the occasional tumult, the ABC series about an Asian-American family -- which concludes its six-year run Friday -- still left a mark.

'Fresh Off the Boat' fell short of its promise, but the ABC sitcom still left a mark
For a standard sitcom in most respects, "Fresh Off the Boat" weathered a fair amount of off-screen drama. Despite the occasional tumult, the ABC series about an Asian-American family -- which concludes its six-year run Friday -- still left a mark.