Discover ‘TV JAPAN’

The number one Japanese-language channel in North America, TV JAPAN provides a rich lineup of news, entertainment and sports from top Japanese networks: NHK, Fuji TV, TBS, TV Asahi, Nippon TV and TV Tokyo. Many of the news programs offer English as a secondary audio service. Select programs are provided with English subtitles and bilingual coverage of […]

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There Are More Asian American Child Actors On TV Than Ever Before

by  Grace Hwang Lynch The Fall 2015 television lineup features an unprecedented number of Asian American kids onscreen. While Asian child actors have graced the big and small screens for decades, often their characters have fallen into the well-worn stereotypes of nerdy sidekick or martial arts master. Some personas, such as Short Round from “Indiana Jones […]

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Daniel Wu Steps into His First American Leading Role in “Into the Badlands”

by Momo Chang Set in a dystopian future, AMC’s new show “Into the Badlands” stars Daniel Wu. Already a huge star in Asia, Wu plays the scarred protagonist, Sunny. The series, shot in New Orleans under a rigorous schedule, includes many choreographed fight scenes, drama and more— an American wuxia (martial arts show) set in the South. While […]

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