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Apr 27, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Chloe Bennet, Ken Jeong & Randall Park talk Asian American Progress at Celebration of East West Players

Chloe Bennet, Ken Jeong & Randall Park talk Asian American Progress at Celebration of East West Players

posted by Randall


 
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

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Apr 11, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Star Studded Lineup Set Monday for East West Players Visionary Awards

Star Studded Lineup Set Monday for East West Players Visionary Awards

posted by Randall
Chloe Bennet

Actress Chloe Bennet changed her name from Chloe Wang

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

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Vincent Yee’s Valentine’s Day Challenge to Women: #MySexyAsianMan

Vincent Yee’s Valentine’s Day Challenge to Women: #MySexyAsianMan

posted by ShirleyNLew

 

By Shirley L Ng
AsAmNews New York Correspondent

Haikus with Hotties

Models from Haikus with Hotties

Using the hashtag “#MySexyAsianMan, Vincent Yee of Boston wants to convince everyone that the stereotypes of Asian men are just untrue.

 

On this Valentine’s Day morning I discovered my friend put out a challenge on Facebook to all the women Read more

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Dec 14, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Asian American Actors Heralded with ‘Unforgettable Awards’

Asian American Actors Heralded with ‘Unforgettable Awards’

posted by Randall

Unforgettable Awards 2015

Randall Park, Steven Yeun, Chloe Bennet, Eugene Yang and Constance Wu at the Unforgettable Awards
Photo via Instagram


 
It’s been an incredible year for Asian American actors on television highlighted by an unforgettable evening at the Beverly Hilton in Hollywood where six notables received well deserved honors.
 
The 14th Annual Unforgettable Awards put … Read more

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Oct 11, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Shows with Diverse Casts Paying Off for Networks

Shows with Diverse Casts Paying Off for Networks

posted by Randall

BlackishThis has been certainly the year of diversity for network television.

In the words of ABC Entertainment Chief Paul Lee, shows with all white casts “feel dated.”

Just three weeks into the new season at ABC, the network this week green lighted for full season airings two freshman shows featuring large African American … Read more

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May 26, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Breathecast: Look for an edgier Chloe Bennet in Marvel’s

Breathecast: Look for an edgier Chloe Bennet in Marvel’s

posted by Randall

Chloe BennetShow executives at Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D are revealing that Chloe Bennet’s Skye character will be a lot more edgier and dark in season 2, reports Breathecast.

“Skye finds out a lot about her family coming up, or lack thereof. She doesn’t know where she’s from or if she’s human, or alien, if she … Read more

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The Star: Why Chloe Bennet Wang of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. dropped her #Asian surname

posted by Randall

Chloe Bennet One of the most frequently asked questions from Asian Americans about Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Chloe Bennet Wang is why she dropped her #Asian surname.

She answered that question in a recent interview with The Star.

“I was having trouble booking things with my last name,” she said. “I think it was hard for … Read more

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Jan 6, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on The Motley Fool: DVR is king, pushes Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. to number 1

The Motley Fool: DVR is king, pushes Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. to number 1

posted by Randall

Ming-Na WenDelayed viewing on DVRs is helping to push a new television drama featuring two Asian American actresses to number 1 in the ratings, reports Motley Fool.

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. only scored a 2.1 rating among adults 18-49 the night it’s mid-season finale originally aired.

After delayed viewing on DVR is added ratings for Marvel … Read more

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Rafu Shimpo: Does an Actress Count as Asian American if She Doesn’t Look It?

posted by Randall

Chloe BennetActress Chloe Bennet plays Skye in the new series Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

According to Guy Aoki of the Media Action Network for Asian Americans, Benet is listed in ABC’s annual report as Asian American.

Aoki questions whether the Hapa should really count because in Aoki’s mind she doesn’t look Asian.

“We have a growing … Read more

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Oct 8, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on Chicago Sun Times: Chloe Bennet on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Is a Pop Princess from China

Chicago Sun Times: Chloe Bennet on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Is a Pop Princess from China

posted by Randall

 

Chloe BennetIt’s not your traditional way to get to Hollywood, but Chloe Bennet isn’t arguing with the results.

Chloe who’s real last name is Wang (her father is Chinese American) moved to China in her early teens to pursue a music career, reports the Chicago Sun Times.

Last week she debut on Marvel’s Agents … Read more

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