Brendan Fraser and Hong Chau star in “The Whale,” a film by Darren Aronofsky that has already garnered 16 awards and 54 nominations for more awards.
Taiwan seniors test e-skills in League of Legends
A year ago, 65-year-old Chiang Yi-Shu knew nothing about computers. Now, she is a League of Legends player who has just battled in her first-ever esports tournament.
Man harasses TikTokers for being Asian
Police in San Ramon, California have arrested 40-year-old Jordan Douglas Krah for harassing two people of Asian descent while they were filming a TikTok video.
Pageant celebrates transgender life in India
Anilya Boro may not have won the crown at India’s Miss Trans NE pageant in 2022, but having her parents there in support was a validation in its own right.
Migrants dropped near VP Harris home on frigid Christmas Eve
Three buses of recent migrant families arrived from Texas near the home of Vice President Kamala Harris in record-setting cold on Christmas Eve.
China’s COVID-19 surge raises odds of new coronavirus mutant
Could the COVID-19 surge in China unleash a new coronavirus mutant on the world?
China’s Li praises Hong Kong leader for reviving economy
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang praised the Hong Kong government’s efforts in revitalizing the economy as it rolls back COVID-19 restrictions, in a Dec. 22 meeting with the territory’s leader in Beijing.
Jessica Henwick talks making it, diversity and Nicolas Cage
Just before Jessica Henwick was cast in “Game of Thrones” and “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” the then-aspiring actor had already left Los Angeles for her hometown in England.
Northwest Asian Weekly going online only
More than 40 years ago, we made history by launching the first Chinese newspaper in the Pacific Northwest since 1927, Seattle Chinese Post.
A trio of standout roles reveals Hong Chau’s boundless range
The seemingly limitless range of Hong Chau is on display in three films this year, in roles so different that they hardly seem the work of one actor.