Star Wars debuts in theaters nationwide tomorrow and perhaps no one is more excited than Kelly Marie Tran.
Tran was overcome with emotion at the Hollywood premier this past weekend.
The newest addition to the Star Wars legacy can hardly contain her excitement.
Asian Americans may be on the cusp of a Golden Age with an increased multifaceted presence on U.S. television.
One 10-episode miniseries will air in January and three sitcoms, three dramas and a dramedy starring Asian Americans are in … Read more
By Sophia Whittemore
Vir Das is charming and witty, and at times salty.
His comedy special Var Das: Abroad Understanding is currently playing on Netflix.
He’ll jump from topic to topic, politics to heartbreak, religion to his overall idea of racism. Sure, at times, his humor is self-deprecating … Read more
By Takuma Okada
Weekend box office sales are in through Saturday, and the whitewashing adaptation of the multi-media Japanese phenomenon Ghost in the Shell struggled against Beauty and the Beast and Boss Baby. Ghost took the number three spot, taking in only $20 million compared to $48 million for … Read more
There are very few well-known Asian American filmmakers in Hollywood. The exceptions include Taiwanese directors Ang Lee and Justin Lin. However, a recent article in Policy Mic by Dana Ter highlights a group of young Asian American filmmakers who are moving beyond the one-dimensional portrayals of Asian people in the media and creating new space … Read more
Justin Lin, the Asian American director responsible for the “Fast and Furious” franchise and upcoming “Bourne 5”, has just signed on to direct a remake of Jet Li’s 1982 debut film “The Shaolin Temple”.
The kung fu classic follows the story of a lowly slave worker as he trains with shaolin monks and rises up … Read more
The film follows Apple (Vanessa Hudgens), a pregnant teenager who is kicked out of her house by her mother.
“I’m so excited and proud … Read more
Wasn’t Jackie Chan supposed to go into retirement, at least from action movies. He reportedly announced he’s going to be in Expendables 3 with Sylvester Stallone. Now if that’s not an action movie, not sure what an action movie is.
If you find yourself combing through ads in the newspaper or on the internet for gift ideas, look no more. GMA has come up with the Obscure Pop Culture Gift Guide for Asian Americans. These gifts are items no self proclaimed hip Asian American should be without. See why the first gift on the list … Read more