Asian Actors Should Be Featured More on Screen in Leading Roles

December 7th 2017

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The media perpetuates the idea that Asian men are less attractive by portraying Asian men as nerdy, foreign and undateable. Actor Daniel Dae Kim from “Hawaii Five-O” and director Jeff Adachi of “The Slanted Screen” describe how few Asian actors are actually on screen. White men are commonly portrayed as strong, brave and sexy.