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Daniel Wu Set to Play Lead Role in ‘Into the Badlands’

Daniel Wu Set to Play Lead Role in ‘Into the Badlands’

posted by ShirleyNLew

By Shirley N Lew
AsAmNews New York Correspondent

Isn’t it about time we had an Asian male play the leading man in a drama and being bad ass, I might add?

During New York’s Comic Con this weekend, AMC presented Into The Badlands, a new martial arts drama starring Daniel Wu (Tai Chi Zero) … Read more

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Into the Badlands’ Star Daniel Wu Says It’s Good to Be Bad

posted by Randall

Daniel Wu stars in into the Badlands

Born in Berkeley, California and raised down the highway in Orinda, the 40-year-old Daniel Wu has nearly 70 acting credits to his name.

Almost all of them in Hong Kong.

The executive producer and star of the upcoming AMC series Into the Badlands admits he never really thought much about helping to change the image … Read more

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Crienglish: AMC announces new drama based on Chinese tale

posted by Randall

Forbidden Kingdom with Jet Li & Jackie ChanThe AMC cable network has announced it will air Badlands, a drama based on the Chinese tale Journey to the West, reports Crienglish.

Hong Kong based actors Daniel Wu and Stephen Fung have been asked to assist with the show’s martial arts choreography, but there’s no word on who will be cast … Read more

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Policy Mic: Why Asian Americans are escaping Hollywood

posted by Randall

Talented Asian Americans denied an opportunity in Hollywood are escaping the Southern California sun for the friendlier confines of Asia, reports Policy Mic.

Such stars as Maggie Q (Maggie Qpictured) left Hollywood to get her big break in Asia before returning and landing good gigs back in Lala land.

Actor Russell Wong did the … Read more

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