Friday, Dec 02, 2022



What is 'blaccent', and why is Awkwafina being criticised for it?

February 09, 2022 2:55 pm

The Crazy Rich Asians star explained her use of 'blaccent', writing, "My immigrant background allowed me to carve an American identity off the movies and TV shows I watched"

Swan Song movie review: Twice the Mahershala Ali, twice the sorrow in Apple's new sci-fi film

December 16, 2021 8:19 am

Swan Song movie review: Mahershala Ali has never played the lead role in a movie before. So, almost as if to make up for lost time, he plays two characters in Apple's new science-fiction film.

Shang-Chi first weekend box office collection: MCU film earns a dazzling $140 million worldwide

September 06, 2021 9:55 am

Shang-Chi has collected $83.5 million in the domestic (North American) box office. In India, as per trade analyst Taran Adarsh, the film's collections stand at Rs 6.30 crore until Saturday.

Awkwafina joins Mahershala Ali starrer Swan Song

November 19, 2020 4:10 pm

Awkwafina, who won a Golden Globe for her role in The Farewell, will essay the role of Kate, the close friend and confidant of Mahershala Ali's character in Swan Song.

Asian talent shine at Golden Globes with Bong Joon Ho, Awkwafina winning top awards

January 06, 2020 5:16 pm

Joon Ho's Parasite became the first South Korean movie to win the Golden Globe for best foreign-language film, while Awkwafina, won the award for lead actress in a movie - musical or comedy for her role in The Farewell.

Jennifer Aniston, Mariah Carey honored at women's event

October 13, 2019 9:01 am

The 11th annual Variety Power of Women luncheon honoring Jennifer Aniston, Awkwafina, Chaka Khan, Mariah Carey, Brie Larson and Disney Television Studios chairman Dana Walden boasted a roster of A-list guests and presenters from DeGeneres, to Natalie Portman and Ryan Murphy who charmed and inspired the well-heeled crowd of entertainers.

Awkwafina to star in The Last Adventure of Constance Verity adaptation

August 14, 2019 11:39 am

Awkwafina will star in the big screen adaptation of urban fantasy novel The Last Adventure of Constance Verity.

Jon Park joins Comedy Central's Awkwafina

July 25, 2019 10:09 pm

Korean-American rapper Jon Park stars as actor-rapper Awkwafina's friend in Comedy Central's upcoming scripted series Awkwafina.

Awkwafina in talks to join cast of Jumanji Welcome to the Jungle sequel

January 04, 2019 11:49 am

Awkwafina, who was last seen working in Crazy Rich Asians, is in final negotiations to join the star cast of Sony’s sequel to Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.

Awkwafina on Ocean's 8: Every day on the set felt like a slumber party

June 22, 2018 1:29 pm

Ocean's 8 star Awkwafina believes heist films are like superhero movies as the plot is not something an ordinary person will do. She admits the line between good and bad becomes subject to interpretation in such movies.