This July, amidst a bevy of anticipated new releases, Cinema Asian America also shines a spotlight on Korean American films and offers a showcase of recent films which capture the stories – and talents – of this community, from classic films starring Sandra Oh and Margaret Cho to award-winning, personal documentaries.
This month Cinema Asian America on XFINITY On Demand presents “Bam Bam and Celeste”, starring and written by comedian Margaret Cho. The first feature film made by Cho and her long-time creative partner Lorene Machado, “Bam Bam” is a hilarious road-trip, buddy movie that follows the exploits of social outcasts Celeste (Cho) and Bam Bam […]
Margaret Cho made another return visit to “The View” where she discussed “Drop Dead Diva” with Joy Behar, and later revealed how much money celebrities make when they don’t win “Dancing with the Stars.” Cho was a contestant on the ABC series back in 2010, the series’ 11th Season where she was eliminated in week […]
Kim Jong-Il is definitely dead in real life, but on “30 Rock” … maybe not.
LOS ANGELES – Kathy Griffin is looking forward to causing trouble when she guest stars on the Lifetime series “Drop Dead Diva.” In an episode of the upcoming third season, Griffin plays the sister of series regular Kate Levering‘s Kim and clashes with Margaret Cho‘s character, Teri. Griffin said acting as a total witch to […]
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Bristol Palin says her mother didn’t force her to go on ‘Dancing with the Stars.’ The 20-year-old daughter of 2008 vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin used a Facebook post to react to a blog entry by a fellow contestant, comedian Margaret Cho. Cho wrote that the former Alaska governor blamed her daughter […]
After a controversial season filled with more than its fair share of upsets and uproars, we have a winner. Perfection prevailed (and justice was served) as season-long frontrunners Jennifer Grey and Derek Hough were named the winners of Season 11’s ‘Dancing with the Stars.’ Producers said “a record amount of activity” overloaded the voting system […]
This week some of the political press has posed the question: Is there a right-wing conspiracy to keep Bristol Palin on ‘Dancing with the Stars‘? Here’s what’s fueling the ‘conspiracy’ theory: 1. Bristol Palin is one of the weakest dancers on Season 11, yet she’s lasted longer in the competition than some other dancers considered […]
Oh my, where to start? Who got eliminated on ‘Dancing with the Stars‘ Tuesday night? Did Bruno Tonioli finally apologize to Michael Bolton? How did that dueling violin-guitar extravaganza go down? So much to write about, so little time. OK, let’s start with the big news: Margaret Cho and Louis Van Amstel were the third […]
Before we get to the Week 3 performances, this just in: Michael Bolton will return to the ‘Dancing with the Stars‘ stage Tuesday night to perform in place of ‘Talent’ sensation Susan Boyle. He plans to sing “Hallelujah,” which Boyle was scheduled to belt out before having to cancel due to a sore throat. Married […]