It’s so easy to be skeptical when watching someone claim to “read” someone else, so it sure is unbelievable when a young man who can’t legally be served alcohol is the one doing the reading. But trust me on this, when you watch E!’s new reality series “Hollywood Medium,” you will walk away believing that 20-year-old […]
I personally don’t always think about watching a stand-up’s comedy special with my morning coffee but that’s what I did when I was preparing to talk with Margaret Cho and watched “Margaret Cho: Psycho” with my morning cup of joe. In fact, I told the comic/actress, who I’ve talked to many times over the years, how spit my […]
The late night talk show wars have been heating up lately on the weekday with David Letterman retiring, Chelsea Handler moving to Netflix, Stephen Colbert and James Corden joining the fray this year and, of course, some people may still be getting used to “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” TLC is using Saturday night to join […]
Last Sunday’s Golden Globe awards featured many surprises, from unexpected winners (“Jane the Virgin,” “The Affair“) to a special appearance by Margaret Cho as a North Korean general (See more below.) More good surprises came as the networks began announcing shows that would be renewed for another season next year, including freshman drama “Scorpion,” as […]
One of the high comedy points of last night’s 72nd Annual Golden Globes Awards on NBC was bisexual comedian Margaret Cho appearing as new (and fictional) Hollywood Foreign Press member Cho Young Ja during the performance. Unfortunately, not everyone is happy about the portrayal, which spoofs North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, and a racial controversy has brushed up. Responding to […]
By Momo Chang Say hello to comedian Margaret Cho. The Emmy and Grammy-nominated artist is co-hosting a new TLC talk show called “All About Sex.” We caught up with her and chatted about everything including sex and sexuality, Robin Williams and homelessness, “Fresh Off The Boat” and loving yourself. Cho is also performing in the […]
For three seasons on network TV, an Irish-Korean American comedian has been writing and starring in his own show, to little fanfare. Now, Steve Byrne of TBS’ “Sullivan & Son” shares how he nabbed a sitcom deal, what it’s like being mixed race in Hollywood, and writing his reality.
By Dino-Ray Ramos Asian Americans don’t have as strong of a presence on TV as the African American or Latino communities. Asian Americans don’t have a Tyler Perry figure to crank out movies and TV shows to cater to the black community, nor do they have a George Lopez to appeal to the Latino community. […]
The new season starts Sunday on Lifetime but does Deeley’s shirt come off more or less this season?
Cinema Asian America welcomes in 2014 with some of the most acclaimed releases of 2013 (and on many Oscar shortlists) and a special focus on Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson to brighten and warm up those cold winter days and nights.