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Awkwafina's Comedy Central Show Will Have An All-Women Writers Room
“This is a show about being raised by my grandma and dad in Queens, living at home and finding purpose,” the “Crazy Rich Asians” star said.
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6 Sundance Movies You'll Want To See This Year
Plus a few performances we'll be talking about, including Pete Davidson, Lupita Nyong'o and Emma Thompson.
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Lucy Liu Responds To Awkwafina's Heartfelt 'SNL' Shoutout
During her monologue, the actress and rapper revealed that 18 years ago, she waited in line to see her “idol,” Liu, host the show.
Awkwafina's 'Crazy Rich Asians' Co-Stars Had A Viewing Party For Her 'SNL' Night
Awkwafina was the first Asian woman to host in 18 years, following Lucy Liu.
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Awkwafina Honors Lucy Liu, The Last Asian Woman To Host 'SNL' 18 Years Ago
"It totally it changed what I thought was possible for an Asian-American woman.”
Awkwafina To Host ‘SNL’
2018 is the year of breakout star Awkwafina.
'Crazy Rich Asians' Star Awkwafina Will Debut As 'Saturday Night Live' Host
Fans are jazzed about the provocative rapper/actress taking the "SNL" stage.
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Tiny 'Crazy Rich Asians' Fan Is A Perfect Awkwafina Lookalike
She's even got that blonde bob!
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'Crazy Rich Asians' Has Even The Most Hardened Asians Crying At The Theater
“To have to work to find yourself in narratives that aren’t necessarily about or for you ... I think it’s just like this huge weight that we all stopped noticing we had, suddenly being lifted.”
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‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Stars Dish On Singaporean Food
The cast of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ sharing their favorite foods from Singapore will make you want to book a trip there immediately.
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That 'Crazy Rich Asians' Line, 'Bok Bok, Bitch,' Was Actually Improvised
Constance Wu and Awkwafina were really getting into character.
'Crazy Rich Asians' Star Awkwafina Proved All The Haters Wrong By Taking Risks
The rapper and actress looked back on her emotional journey in a social media post.
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'Ocean's 8' Shows Women Hitting Back At The System That's Long Been Scamming Them
“Ocean’s 8” proves why women make the best con men.
'Ocean's 8's' Awkwafina Crushes Stereotypes Just By Embracing Herself
“I am so aggressively myself."
‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Is A Diversity Win For Hollywood
The “Crazy Rich Asians” trailer is here, and it shows a long-awaited majority-Asian cast.
‘Ocean’s 8’ Releases First Trailer
The all-female spin-off of the ‘Ocean’s’ trilogy stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Rihanna, Sarah Paulson, Mindy Kaling and Awkwafina.
The 'Ocean's 8' Trailer Is Finally Here And June Can't Come Fast Enough
Breathe, just BREATHE.
These Shots From 'Crazy Rich Asians' Prove The Movie Is Gonna Be So Money
It's crazy rich, lah!
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'Crazy Rich Asians’ Star: Hollywood Caves To Diversity When It's Scared
“There was the actor who dropped out of the Hellboy role. Everyone was like ‘he’s such a hero! He’s my hero!’ The truth is, what he did was valiant but he’s not a hero. He was scared,” actress Awkwafina said.
This Asian Girl Anthem Is For 'Brash Yellow Girls' Everywhere
Margaret Cho and Awkwafina brew up some truth in 'Green Tea.'
Nonprofit Showcases Asian American Talent
The New York chapter of Kollaboration, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering Asian-American performers, will hold its annual showcase this Saturday at New York University Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.
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