Pushed around, "hardworking" whether he wants to be or not, and passive at work, Harold has a lot to get through. Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas. He was thus reported to be the first Asian-American actor to headline a mainstream thriller in Hollywood.
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist. I feel like I shouldn't have to tell you that there's a certain way Asian-Americans, particularly men, are portrayed in the media. Cho starred as Henry Higgs in the short-lived sitcom Selfie , a retooling of the play Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw ,   becoming the first Asian American to play a romantic lead on a U.
And since I am not at all the most qualified person to figure this out, I'm going to defer to smarter people than me on this one - we'll be talking about Native Hawaiians and the indigenous people of Oceania like in Lilo and Stitch in November for Native American Heritage Month. Post Comments Atom. The complexity of Kumar's issues with school and fears about his future bely the usual narrative about a high-achieving Asian-American student who just mindlessly goes off into the sciences or medicine like a "job-stealing" robot.
Retrieved July 9, Heads up! He's in fact aggressively pushing away the great advantages he has and trying to avoid following the path that's been set out for him.