The new comedy is autobiographical about a smart doctor with a zany life.
Ken Jeong, MD completed his internal medical residency in New Orleans at Ochsner in 1998. He also practiced as as a physician.
Earlier this year, Jeong visited his old stomping grounds, Ochsner for an alumni awards banquet, and he said in a release, “The academic foundation, integrity and support provided helped me so much in my life and as a person.”
Ken Jeong is best known for his roles in “Knocked Up”, “The Hangover”, “Entourage”, and “Curb Your Enthusiasm”.
“Dr. Ken” premieres Friday, Oct. 2nd on ABC at 7:30 p.m. (central time)
Here are some more pictures of Dr. Ken Jeong with friends at the Ochsner Alumni Awards Gala.
Others pictured with Ken Jeong are Ochsner President & CEO, Warner Thomas, Dr. Hector Ventura (President of the Ochsner Alumni Association), Dr. Leslie Rodrigue Tierney, and Dr. Devinder Bhatia.
(Photos provided by Ochsner)