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Asian Americans Banish the Quiet Stereotype

posted by Lisa Dinh
Asian American male model

An Asian American male model shatters the stereotype of AAPI men as unattractive and nerdy

Asian Americans are taking to the media, where they are often stereotyped as quiet and passive,  to boldly and bravely voice their dissenting opinions.

The Huffington Post recently outlined 10 instances when the community made headlines and shattered the silent … Read more

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Asian Americans Nominated for Golden Globe Awards

posted by Randall
Dev Patel

Dev Patel in ‘Lion’ was nominated as a supporting actor.

By Ed Diokno

Hailee Steinfeld and Dev Patel got shut out in the Critics Choice Awards, but they still have a chance for a Golden Globe Awards

 

It’s award-show season and Asian American actors are getting recognized, even if they don’t bring home the
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Asian Americans Represent at the Emmys

posted by Louis Chan
Randall Park and Constance Wu

Randall Park and Constance Wu of Fresh Off the Boat present at the 68th Emmy Awards

By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

Asian Americans entertainers were present both on stage and on the red carpet at the 68th Emmy Awards in Hollywood Sunday.

Contance Wu and Randall Park presented the awards for best guest actor … Read more

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Blog: Reaction to President Obama’s DNC Speech

posted by Randall

Barack Obama convention speech

By Ed Diokno

I really enjoy listening to skillful speakers who turn it into an art.  Wednesday night I heard three – perhaps four – speeches from the Democratic National Convention.

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg masterly destroyed Donald Trump and his supposed business acumen and exposed his hypocrisy toward foreign workers.

Vice President Joe Biden did

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Vulture: Fresh Off the Boat to Film in Taiwan

posted by Frances Fu

Fresh Off the BoatFresh Off the Boat will be kicking off the premiere of its third season in Taipei, Taiwan, reports Vulture. The premiere is meant to be reminiscent of the pilot episode, when the Huang family arrives in Orlando, Florida for the first time.
 
Immigrant parents Jessica and Louis Huang, played by Constance Wu and Read more

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Aziz Ansari Nominated for Multiple Emmys. Constance Wu & Randall Park Overlooked

posted by Randall

Aziz AnsariAziz Ansari received an Emmy nomination this morning for best actor in a comedy for his work in Master of None, along with nominations for outstanding writing and outstanding directing in a comedy series for his parents episode which featured his real life parents. Master of None also received a nomination for best comedy series.… Read more

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How Would You Cast Crazy Rich Asians?

posted by Randall
Constance Wu

Constance Wu as the All-American girl?

By Ed Diokno

A year ago, when news broke that a movie was being made from the novel Crazy Rich Asians, some people asked, “Where would you find enough Asians to play in that movie?”

That’s a silly question.

In response, The Hollywood Reporter did a piece about … Read more

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