Yulin Kuang is an LA-based screenwriter and director. She is currently writing the comedy feature Jade Palace for New Line Cinema and was most recently the creator and showrunner of I Ship It, an original musical comedy series premiering on The CW on August 19.
She was nominated for a 2019 WGA Award for her work on Love Daily, a romance anthology series for AwesomenessTV (now streaming on Hulu). Previously, Yulin created two YouTube channels - YulinisWorking and Shipwrecked Comedy - that have each amassed over 2 million views per channel, for original scripted webseries (Kissing in the Rain, A Tell Tale Vlog) and short films (The Perils of Growing Up Flat-Chested, Angie + Zahra).
Her work has been featured on Nerdist, Huffington Post, IndieWire and Buzzfeed.
Yulin is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University. She is repped by UTA.
Yulin has two cats named Eloise and Canary.
"She’s an innovative, creative filmmaker with a relatable, smart, girl-nerd point of view. Get to know her now, because she's about to take off." - HelloGiggles
"The URL for Yulin Kuang’s YouTube channel is 'yulinisworking,' a very fitting handle for this plucky young filmmaker, who hit the ground running out of college and shows no signs of slowing down." - IndieWire
"Writer, director, producer, and Jill-of-all-trades Yulin Kuang seems to get it. A content creator for the new media landscape, she’s a very talented young filmmaker hell-bent on making and producing content..." - Short of the Week, on I Ship It
"Kuang’s film just feels so damn refreshing—an honest and entertaining look at a girl working through her own confidence issues..." - Short of the Week, on The Perils of Growing Up Flat-Chested