It always has, too. Case in point? Racism used to be called "Character Acting". Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. Getty Images.
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Scarlett Johansson: she, rather than a Japanese actor, is the star of the manga film Ghost in the Shell. The absence of actors of colour from the 20 acting nominees for the second year running sparked a boycott. Reports of the movement paid lip service to the racial imbalance but seldom covered its causes. This year 10 black actors and film-makers, including our own Ruth Negga , star of Loving , and six African-American-themed movies and documentaries were nominated. Whether this is a one-off or a sea change remains to be seen. But of seemingly little interest to the industry is its eternal problems with the depictions of Asians and Asian-Americans. Terrible stereotyping, a lack of parts for Asian actors, the whitewashing of roles and a drought of Asian-American-themed films have been problems for as long as moving pictures have been captured on celluloid.
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By Anita Busch. The revolution is happening in a segment of the acting population that has been widely underserved for years, they say. One of those actors who has seen a significant shift is Will Yun Lee , who is of Chinese-Korean descent. All the major roles seem to be really open to all.
In general, Asian men are perfect. They pride themselves with beautifully sculpted bodies, flawless skin, and super dark eyes that rarely exist among international male celebrities. Did we mention that several of these actors are truly talented as well? Tim Kang has the cutest dimples. Apart from being a stellar actor, Kang is quite the intellectual.