In Hollywood, Asian American actors see few lead roles, and pay discrepancies when they land one

Written by Meg James and David Ng, JUL 8, 2017, published by LA Times Korean American actor Edward Hong has played characters in dozens of TV shows and movies over the years, including as “Math Olympian Dude,” “Chinese Man #2” and, in a top-rated network sitcom, “Male Night Nurse.” Soon, he will appear in the…

11 Seriously Badass Old-School Asian Actors You Should Know About

Written by Brittany Wong, APR 11, 2017, published by the Huffington Post There’s no denying that Hollywood has a representation problem when it comes to Asian actors. According to a 2016 diversity study, Asian actors nabbed only 3.9 percent of speaking roles in film ― a stark contrast from the 73.7 percent white actors received. It always has, too.…