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Fumi Abe is a Japanese-American stand-up comedian based in New York City. His comedy has been featured on MTV DecodedVulture, and the New York Times.

Fumi recently opened for Ronny Chieng form The Daily Show at Carolines on Broadway and was featured in the Daily Show & Friends Showcase. In addition, he was part of the Stand-Up NBC line-up in 2017 and in 2018 as part of the Brooklyn Comedy Festival. 

He has performed at various comedy festivals across the country such as Devil Cup Comedy Competition (placed 2nd), Limestone Comedy Festival, Boston Comedy Festival, and the Audible.com Fresh Voices Showcase at SF Sketchfest.

He currently produces and hosts a comedy podcast centered around the Asian-American identity "Asian, Not Asian", which has been UNOFFICIALLY endorsed by Eddie Huang.