By Kanika Lal
It was an evening to celebrate, and to contemplate.
The nation’s first Asian American theater organization – East West Players – held their 51st Anniversary Visionary Awards and Silent Auction at the Hilton Universal in Los Angeles on Tuesday, April 24.
The pioneers of Hollywood’s multicultural scene … Read more
The young actor is earned his stripes on shows targeting teenagers, despite being 26 years old. He plays Reggie in CW’s Riverdale, a show based on the Archie comic strip. He’s also earning raves for his role on the Netflix original series, … Read more
Half-Chinese author Jamie Ford has signed on to work with film producers to turn his bestselling novel Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet into a movie, reports KRTV. Ford has even agreed to write the screenplay adaptation himself, something that not many authors choose to do.
The historical fiction novel is a … Read more
By Viji Sundaram
New America Media
Unlike other ethnic groups, Asian Americans experienced an increase in breast cancer rates over the last 15 years, according to researchers at the Cancer Prevention Institute of California (CPIC). Breast cancer incidents remained stable or declined in most U.S. populations over the same period.
In the first study to … Read more
Some of the highest profile Asian Americans on television will be coming out for 51st Anniversary Visionary Awards in Los Angeles this coming Monday.
The night benefiting the East West Players, the nation’s longest running theater of color, will honor Chloe Bennet of Marvel’s Agents of … Read more
Chinese British actress Gemma Chan has joined the cast of Crazy Rich Asians.
Fans of Sci-Fi might recognize Chan from the AMC hit, Humans.
She’ll be joining Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh and Henry Golding in the Jon Chu adaptation of the Kevin Kwan best seller.
Chan will play Astrid Leong, aka The … Read more
Alycia “Aly” Yeoman has been missing for eight days now. She was last seen at a residence in Yuba City and has since failed to show up for work.
The search for … Read more
When you’re the son of two reality TV stars, you’re destined to be photogenic.
9-month-year-old Samuel Lowe is not disappointing.
Samuel is the son of Bachelor TV winners Sean and Catherine whose mother is Filipino.
Dad Sean has posted numerous pictures of their youngster on Instagram.
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UPDATE: Two girls kidnapped Friday in Northern California have been found safe, according to ABC7. The suspect has been taken into custody.