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Awards Season Means the Return of the Anna Awards

posted by Randall
Rogue One

Best Picture goes to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story by casting three Asian actors in prominent roles. Above, the Rogue One crew didn’t include a single white male (See below).

By Ed Diokno
Views from the Edge

It’s award season for the entertainment industry and once again, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have mostly … Read more

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Aziz Ansari to become First South Asian to Host Saturday Night Live

posted by Randall

Aziz AnsariEmmy Award winner Aziz Ansari will host Saturday Night Live on January 21.

He will be the first South Asian American to ever host the show, reports the Washington Post. Just four Asian Americans have played that role in SNL’s 41 year history. Two have been Chinese American, Jackie Chan and Lucy Liu. The … Read more

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Yahoo Celebrity: Lucy Liu Defends Decision to Have a Baby

posted by Randall
Rockwell Liu

Rockwell Liu

Lucy Liu, 47, will celebrate her first mother’s day as a mom this Sunday.

The co-star of the CBS hit show Elementary gave birth to Rockwell in August with the help of a gestational surrogate.
Liu has proudly shared some adorable photos of Rockwell on social media, but those photos while adored by … Read more

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Celebrity Short Takes: Cho, Takei, Rodriguez, Lin and Wong

posted by Randall

By Ed Diokno
 

Cho: SNL needs an Asian American host

Margaret ChoIf Donald Trump can host Saturday Night Live, why not an Asian American? Margaret Cho wondered out loud in an interview in The Guardian. “Politics here is so undignified. It’s gotten scary and messed up. Remember Pink Floyd’s movie The Wall,

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Lucy Liu Starts New Year with a Rockwell Moment

posted by Randall


 
Elementary star Lucy Liu started off the New Year by sharing another adorable photo of her baby Rockwell.
 
The actress has been sharing about one photo a month since her child came into the world in late August.
 
Rockwell is already feeling quite comfortable mugging for the camera.
 … Read more

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Lucy Liu Shares a Rockwell Moment

posted by Randall

Actress Lucy Liu, 46, of Elementary and Charlie Angels fame, shared a delightful photo on Instagram of her son Rockwell.

Mood #Rockwell

A photo posted by Lucy Liu (@lucyliu) on


 
The two-month-old displayed a wide grin worthy of a Hollywood baby.
 
Rockwell was born via a gestational … Read more

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Access Hollywood: Lucy Liu Is a New Mom

posted by Randall

Lucy Liu

Lucy Liu is a new mom.

The 46-year old star of the CBS series Elementary posted a photo of herself with her new child on Instagram.

Access Hollywood reports Rockwell Lloyd Liu came into the world via a surrogate.

Introducing the new little man in my life, my son Rockwell Lloyd Liu. In ❤️!, Liu … Read more

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Deadline: Lucy Liu to Star in Film About Human Smuggling

posted by Randall

Lucy LiuEvan Jackson Leong who directed the film Linsanity is teaming up with Lucy Liu for his next film, reports Deadline.

Snakehead is the story of a Chinese immigrant played by Liu who is lured into the world of human smuggling by powerful crime bosses called Snakeheads. The film involves a number of Asian Americans. … Read more

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The Wrap: Japanese Tale Getting Early Buzz as Oscar Contender

posted by Randall

Tale of Princess KaguyaThe Tale of Princess Kaguya debuts in theaters nationwide today and is already getting mentions as an Oscar contender, reports The Wrap

The film features hand drawn animation by director Isao Takahata and includes Lucy Liu in the voice cast.

It is based on a Japanese folktale and is from Studio Ghibli.

You can read … Read more

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Schon Magazine: Lucy Liu Takes on Stereotypes and Being Asian in Hollywood

posted by Randall

Lucy LiuLucy Liu is arguably one of the highest profile Asian American actresses in Hollywood. Yet her relationship with the Asian American community might be described as tepid. There was that incident on David Letterman when she made the joke about looking Filipino. Then there was her breakout role on Ally McBeal in which some … Read more

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