Awkwafina stars as Nora Lin in this scripted series based on her real-life beginnings in Queens, New York. Raised alongside her cousin by her dad and grandma, Nora leans on her family as she navigates young adulthood in outer borough New York City.
'Awkwafina Is Nora From Queens' Renewed For Season 3 Word is out that Comedy Central has picked up Awkwafina is Nora From Queens for a third season. The news comes seven months after the comedy wrapped its sophomore run on the cable network.
Awkwafina stars in the half-hour series, which is inspired by her upbringing, as a fictionalized version of herself as a young adult living with her dad and grandmother in Flushing, Queens. As she navigates the ups and downs of life, she leans on her family for support.