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Apr 6, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on New Trailer for Season 2 of Master of None Released

New Trailer for Season 2 of Master of None Released

posted by Randall

Alan Yang and Aziz Ansari pose for photographers after winning their Emmys

Alan Yang and Aziz Ansari accept the Emmy for best writing for Master of None. Photo by ABC

The new trailer for Aziz Ansari’s Master of None on Netflix looks more like a trailer for a chick flick.
 
The trailer is set in Europe so we can expect Dev to take his antics across … Read more

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Sep 19, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Master of None Wins an Emmy for Outstanding Writing

Master of None Wins an Emmy for Outstanding Writing

posted by Randall
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By Ed Diokno

Diversity – racial, gender, sexual orientation, lifestyle – was threaded throughout the Emmy awards show Sunday night – from the opening monologue by Jimmy Kimmel to the series of awards to actors of color.starting with the Outstanding Writing for a Comedy, won by Ansari Aziz and Alan Wang for

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Jul 14, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Aziz Ansari Nominated for Multiple Emmys. Constance Wu & Randall Park Overlooked

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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Aug 1, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on ABS CBN: Two Filipino Americans Compete for Emmy

ABS CBN: Two Filipino Americans Compete for Emmy

posted by Randall
Darren Criss

Darren Criss

Two Filipino Americans are up for Emmys for best original song, reports ABS CBN.

Filipino American Darren Criss wrote the finale for the show Glee.

Since leaving Glee, he has gone on to perform on Broadway appearing as Hedwig Robinson in Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

Robert Lopez and his … Read more

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Jun 4, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on LA Times: Can Emmy Contender Constance Wu Pull A Rabbit Out of a Hat?

LA Times: Can Emmy Contender Constance Wu Pull A Rabbit Out of a Hat?

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FRESH OFF THE BOAT - "Persistent Romeo" - Louis has to hire a professional instructor (guest star Brett Gelman) to give the restaurant staff a sexual harassment seminar after Jessica's attempts fall flat. Meanwhile, Eddie tries to pass off the seminar's instructional tape as a "dirty movie" to his friends in an attempt to impress them and get them to come to his house for a sleep over, on "Fresh Off the Boat," TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, (8:00-8:30 p.m. ET) on the ABC Television Network. (ABC/Eric McCandless) CONSTANCE WU From the pilot episode to the season finale of Fresh Off the Boat, Constance Wu has generated buzz from fans as a possible Emmy contender.

That buzz is starting to look more and more like it could become reality.

The Los Angeles Times recently interviewed Wu as part of its series of interviews … Read more

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May 23, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Film on Filipino American Farm Labor Struggle Nominated for Emmy

Film on Filipino American Farm Labor Struggle Nominated for Emmy

posted by Randall

Larry ItliongDelano Manong, a film about the Filipino American farm laborers’ role in the Delano strike of 1965, has been nominated for an Emmy Award for best Cultural/Historical Program.

The film is directed by Marisa Aroy and features the role labor leaders Larry Itliong and Philip Vera Cruz played in the historic movement.

“Growers like … Read more

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Aug 26, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on THR: Asian American Emmy Winner Won’t Return for Second Season

THR: Asian American Emmy Winner Won’t Return for Second Season

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Cary FukunagaCary Fukunaga who won the Emmy for Best Director of a drama series won’t return as director for a second season of True Detective, reports The Hollywood Reporter.

It was the first Emmy for Fukunaga who has also directed Sin Nombre, Jane Eyre and Victoria para chino .

“This is awesome, and … Read more

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Aug 26, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Japanese American Emmy Winner Becomes Instant Sensation

Japanese American Emmy Winner Becomes Instant Sensation

posted by Randall

Cary Fukunaga Cary Fukunaga took home the Emmy last night for outstanding directing for his work in HBO’s True Detective.
 
According to IMDB, his father is Japanese and mother is Swedish. He was born in Oakland, CA.
 
Many on Twitter made note of his victory.

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Mar 3, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Interaksyon: Fil-Am Oscar winner gives shoutout to Philippines

Interaksyon: Fil-Am Oscar winner gives shoutout to Philippines

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Robert Lopez Robert Lopez, fresh off his Oscar win last night with his wife Kristen Anderson-Lopez, remembered his Filipino roots, reports Interaksyon.

The Filipino American songwriter won for Best Original Song for Let It Go from the Disney hit, Frozen.

The win gave him an EGOT– the rare combination of having won an Emmy, Grammy, … Read more

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Filipino American wins Grand Slam–Emmy, Grammy, #Oscar, Tony

posted by Randall

Let it Go from FrozenRobert Lopez, composer of Best Original Song winner Let It Go, became the first Filipino American to win an Oscar tonight.

He is also just the 12th person to win all four major awards–an Academy, Grammy, Emmy and Tony.

The grand slam is known as an EGOT(Emmy, Oscar, Grammy & Tony).

Lopez won … Read more

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