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Actor Daniel Dae Kim’s latest role is behind the camera

posted by Randall

Daniel Dae Kim
 
Views from the Edge
 
After his controversial departure from CBS hit Hawaii Five-0, actor Daniel Dae Kim has fallen into the role of being the poster child of the racial inequities that exist in the world’s entertainment capitol, whether it be in casting or in Hollywood’s creative decision-making process.
 
In his … Read more

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Oct 5, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Daniel Dae Kim’s The Good Doctor Gets Full Season Order

Daniel Dae Kim’s The Good Doctor Gets Full Season Order

posted by Randall

Tamlyn TomitaThe Good Doctor is already working miracles for Daniel Dae Kim.

The actor’s first major project as an executive producer has gotten a full season order from ABC, reports Deadline.

That’s extremely rare after the airing of two episodes. The show based on a Korean drama opened to 5. 5 million viewers in the … Read more

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Sep 24, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Daniel Dae Kim Project Debuts Monday

Daniel Dae Kim Project Debuts Monday

posted by Randall
Good Doctor Korean version

Daniel Dae Kim hopes to repeat the Magic of Korea’s The Good Doctor with his American adaptation

You can always tell how high a network is on a new series by the number of promos or ads you see leading up to the premier. By that barometer, ABC has high hopes for Daniel Dae Kim’s… Read more

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Daniel Dae Kim confirms he has taken the ‘Hellboy’ role

Daniel Dae Kim confirms he has taken the ‘Hellboy’ role

posted by Ed Diokno

You can call it karma, or you can call it justice. In any case, Daniel Dae Kim confirmed Wednesday (Sept. 13) that he has signed on to play the Japanese American character in the reboot of Hellboy.

Kim takes over the role that was originally given to Ed Skrein, the white actor who voluntarily

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Sep 11, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Daniel Dae Kim Poised to Take What was Once a Whitewashed Role

Daniel Dae Kim Poised to Take What was Once a Whitewashed Role

posted by Randall

Daniel Dae KimDaniel Dae Kim can only hope what Hollywood took away, it will give back.

Variety reports the former Hawaii Five-O star is in talks to take over the role abandoned by Ed Skrein in Liongate’s reboot of Hellboy.

How ironic that would be if that happens.

It was just a few months ago that Kim … Read more

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American Remake of Korean Drama Good Doctor to Star White Actor

posted by Randall

Daniel Dae KimDaniel Dae Kim has deservedly gotten a lot of love from the Asian American community.

His recent salary dispute and sudden departure from Hawaii Five-0 brought to light the issue of pay equity on an ensemble cast.

His portrayals as Chin Ho Kelly on Five-0 and Jin-Soo Kwon on Lost showed both depth and strength … Read more

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Jul 5, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on “The Path to Equality is Rarely Easy”: Daniel Dae Kim Says Final Farewell to Hawaii 5-0

“The Path to Equality is Rarely Easy”: Daniel Dae Kim Says Final Farewell to Hawaii 5-0

posted by Nicole Ki
Kim, Daniel Dae with co-star Alex O'Loughlin & Guest Star Tim Daly

Daniel Dae Kim with co-stars Alex O’Loughlin & Guest Star Tim Daly

Daniel Dae Kim released a statement on Facebook earlier this morning to address his fans and confirm his departure from Hawaii 5-0.

After seven years of being with Hawaii 5-0 as Chin Ho Kelly, Kim announced he will not be coming back due … Read more

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Blog: What the Departure of Daniel Dae Kim & Grace Park from Hawaii Five-O Really Mean.

posted by Olivia Wolf

By Olivia Wolf
AsAmNews Intern

 

As we previously reported on our Facebook page, Two Korean American actors, Grace Park and Daniel Dae Kim, left the CBS crime series Hawaii Five-O after being denied pay equal to White co-stars Alex O’Loughlin and Scott Caan.
 
The final amount offered to Park and Kim was still … Read more

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Jan 24, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Daniel Dae Kim Selected to Asian Hall of Fame

Daniel Dae Kim Selected to Asian Hall of Fame

posted by Randall

Daniel Dae KimActor and producer Daniel Dae Kim will be inducted to the Asian Hall of Fame.
 
The induction ceremony will be held Saturday, May 13, in Seattle.
 
Kim is best known for his roles as Chin Ho Kelly on Hawaii Five-0 and Jin Soo Kwon from the hit show, Lost. He also starred … Read more

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Jan 16, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on When Daniel Dae Kim Comes Knocking on Your Door

When Daniel Dae Kim Comes Knocking on Your Door

posted by Randall

Re JaneBy Minnie Roh
Reporter @AsianAmericanLife

It’s every writer’s dream to publish a novel and then have Hollywood come knocking on the door, offering to turn it into a TV series. It may sound like a Cinderella story, but that’s what happened to Patricia Park – the author of Re Jane, a Korean American modern … Read more

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