Asian American TV Actors Expose the Difficulty of Landing Parts – With or Without an Accent

Written by Hang Nguyen Oct 11, 2017 Daniel Dae Kim made headlines this year for leaving “Hawaii Five-0” over issues of pay inequality, and later, for replacing actor Ed Skrein as a Japanese-American character in the big-screen remake of “Hellboy.” Both instances involved how Asian Americans are still underrepresented in the entertainment industry, and it’s…

Winnie Lau joins Ivanhoe Pictures

Written by Jeremy Kay 10 October 2017 Winnie Lau has joined SK Global’s international division Ivanhoe Pictures as head of Asia production and distribution. The longtime former Fortissimo executive will remain based in Beijing and report directly to Ivanhoe Pictures president of production Michael Hogan and SK Global president John Penotti. She will oversee and…