This Is Diwali

Diwali, known as the Hindu Festival of Lights, begins on October 30 this year, and we invite you to subscribe to XFINITY in advance of all the holiday celebrations, so you can watch all your favorite Asian films and television shows both online and On Demand with family and friends. So don’t wait, light up your homes […]

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TV JAPAN Freeview

Good news for Japanese television fans! From now until October 27, your favorite shows from TV JAPAN will be free for XFINITY subscribers! TV JAPAN is a 24-hour Japanese-language television channel geared towards the Japanese diaspora in North America. Here are 5 recommendations from XFINITY: “Kaman Rider Fourze” – A high-school student gains special powers when he […]

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Meet the Filmmakers Behind ‘Love Arcadia’

When his family’s tea shop faces displacement by an alluring real estate mogul, Jake (Anthony Ma) must confront his fear of change. “Love Arcadia” tells a coming-of-age story — by way of boba straw — that explores the lessons of holding on, letting go and loving with what you got. Meet the filmmakers behind “Love Arcadia,” and […]

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‘Dr Ken’ Returns For Season 2!

“Dr. Ken” is the hit sitcom starring Ken Jeong that premiered last season. Loosely based on his prior life as a doctor, the show jumps back and forth between his work life and his family life. Suzy Nakamura plays his therapist wife, while Krista Marie Yu and Albert Tsai play his kids. According to Nakamura’s Backstage […]

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Ajay Devgn and Kajol Tour the US

by Ritu Mediratta This week, there will be a rare meet-and-greet opportunity in the US to meet Bollywood stars Ajay Devgn and Kajol. The husband-wife duo are all set to promote their upcoming production “Shivaay,” scheduled to be released on October 28 to align with the Diwali weekend. The Meet the Devgns Tour will start off in NYC […]

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GMA Offers Content On Demand For the First Time!

Launched on September 13, 2016, GMA On Demand is now available to all XFINITY TV customers with a subscription to GMA Pinoy TV. Comcast is the first and only provider to offer GMA On Demand! GMA Pinoy TV is the flagship international channel of the leading network in the Philippines, providing the top-rated soaps, talk shows, […]

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The Eczema Metaphor: Digging Into the Skin Condition of ‘The Night Of’

by Neelanjana Banerjee The recent series finale of HBO’s “The Night Of“ miniseries — an American version of the BBC’s “Criminal Justice” — became an unexpectedly South Asian American-centric show with its portrayal of Nasir Khan, played by British Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed, as a young Pakistani American man accused of murdering a young woman he […]

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XFINITY’s New International Menu Launches August 30

The new International menu folder on XFINITY On Demand will provide a simple, easy-to-discover place for your favorite international content, from Asian action films and Bollywood, to Cinema Asian America offerings, Anime, and other foreign films. With a subscription, the Asian channels that are available for viewing include TV Japan, Eros Now, Filipino On Demand, Disney Channel […]

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Making an Impact: Q&A with Filmmaker Grace Lee

by Neelanjana Banerjee Filmmaker Grace Lee’s documentary and narrative films investigate how one’s identity and ideas influences the world around them. Whether it is her acclaimed first feature-length film “The Grace Lee Project,” which investigates the lives of other people named Grace Lee, or even a mockumentary called “American Zombie,” which imagined a world in […]

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