John Cho Reflects on His Career

Actor John Cho is the male lead in the new ABC sitcom “Selfie,” a modern take on the “Pygmalion”/”My Fair Lady” story. Cho plays Henry Higgins, a marketing guru who is convinced by a self-absorbed Eliza Dooley (played by Karen Gillan) to remake and rebrand her.

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‘Shopping for Fangs:’ A Conversation With Quentin Lee

This month Cinema Asian America offers the long-unavailable, pioneering first feature film co-directed by Lee and Justin Lin (“Fast and Furious,” “Better Luck Tomorrow“), “Shopping For Fangs”. Originally released in 1997, the genre-bending “Fangs” has become a cult hit, ushered in a new generation of independent Asian American filmmaking and launched the career of John […]

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Cinema Asian America: Filmmaker Quentin Lee Discusses ‘Shopping For Fangs’

While audiences impatiently await the release of Quentin Lee’s latest feature “White Frog” (starring Harry Shum Jr, Bobo Cheng, Joan Chen and scheduled for a 2013 release), this month Cinema Asian American offers the long-unavailable, pioneering first feature film co-directed by Lee and Justin Lin (“Fast and Furious,” “Better Luck Tomorrow”), “Shopping For Fangs”.

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Cinema Asian America: Q&A with ‘Ethan Mao’ Filmmaker Quentin Lee

In an almost two-decade career in filmmaking, Los Angeles-based director Quentin Lee has made a more varied and diverse body of work than most filmmakers will in a lifetime. From werewolf coming-of-age dramas to sex-romps to teen hostage films to experimental video art, Lee’s adventurous brand of filmmaking knows no genre and category boundaries and […]

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