NBC’s “This Is Us” will bring back Tim Jo as a recurring character in its third season following his first appearance in the show on the Oct. 30 episode “Kamsahamnida,” according to Deadline.
The actor plays Jaewon Yoo, who confronted Randall (Sterling K. Brown) for using the Korean community in his neighborhood to get votes for his campaign. The episode ends with the two developing a rapport and Jaewon becoming his campaign manager.
“This Is Us” has garnered critical acclaim since its premiere in 2016. Its accolades include Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series at the Screen Actors Guild Awards and a nomination for Outstanding Drama Series at the Primetime Emmy Awards.
Jo is best known for his roles on Fox’s drama “Pitch,” ABC’s “The Neighbors” and TBS’s “Glory Daze.”
He shared the news on his Instagram, where he thanked everyone in Korean: