Asian Actors

Asian Actors

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Asian Actors
  • What Are Some Struggles Specific To Being An Asian Actor?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    Are there struggles specific to being an Asian actor?
    Do Asian actors have drawbacks due to heritage in the entertainment industry?
    Are Asian actors at a disadvantage?
    Do Asian actors struggle more than white actors in entertainment?
    W...

  • How Has The Industry Changed For Asian Actors Over Time?

    with Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor | Acting Teacher

    How has the entertainment industry changed for Asian actors over time?
    Is the industry changing for Asian actors?
    Has the entertainment industry evolved for Asian actors?
    How has the industry evolved for Asian artists?
    Is the indu...

  • What Do You Wish Others Knew About Being An Asian Actor?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    What do you wish white actors knew about being an Asian actor?
    What do you wish non-Asian actors knew about being an Asian actor?
    What would you like non-Asian actors to know about being an Asian actor?
    What would you tell non-Asian act...

  • Are There Asian Specific Managers & Agents In LA?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    Are there Asian specific agents in LA?
    In LA, are there Asian specific managers?
    Do Asian specific agents exist?
    Do Asian specific managers operate in LA?
    In LA, are there agents who has asian only client lists?
    Are there specific agen...

  • What Are Some Advantages To Being An Asian Actor?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    Are there advantages to being an Asian actor?
    Is it an advantage to be Asian in today's industry?
    Is being Asian an advantage in today's entertainment industry?
    Are Asian actors in demand?
    Is being Asian helpful right now?
    Are Asian act...

  • When Considering Conflicts On Agent Rosters How Heritage-Specific Should I Be?

    with Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor | Acting Teacher

    Should I consider conflicts on an agents roster how heritage-specific should an Asian actor be?
    When looking for conflicts on an agents roster how heritage-specific should an Asian actor be?
    When looking at an agents roster shoul...

  • Is It Better To Be With Agents With Less Asian Actors Or One That Specializes?

    with Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor | Acting Teacher

    Should I go with an agent with less Asian actors or one that specializes in Asian talent?
    Are agents with less Asian actors or one that specializes in Asian talent better for me?
    Should I choose an agent that specializes in Asian ...

  • Where Can I Learn Different Asian Accents?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    Where can I learn different asian accents?
    How can I start to learn Japanese accent?
    How can I learn a Japanese accent?
    How can I learn a Korean accent?
    How can I learn a Chinese accent?
    Any advice on asian accent coaching?
    Who is a goo...

  • Are There Networking Societies For Asian Actors?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    Are there networking societies for Asian actors?
    Are there networking societies for Asian actors?
    Where can Asian actors go to network?
    What are some known networks for Asian actors?
    Where can Asian actors ago to meet Asian filmmakers?...

  • Do I Still Need To Learn An American Accent If I'm An Asian Actor?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    Do I need to learn an American accent as an asian accent?
    So asian actors need to know an American accent?
    Is American accents required for asian specific actors?
    Can I just use my own accent in the American market?
    Are American accents...

  • What Advice Would You Give To An Asian Actor Starting Out Today?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    What advice do you have for a new asian actor?
    Do you have advice for the beginner asian actor?
    I'm a new actor, any advice for me?
    Do you have any advice for asian actors today?
    What would be your advice to asian actors beginning their...

  • As An Asian Actor, How Can I Positively Impact Our Image In My Projects?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    Should I turn down stereotypical asian roles?
    Is it my responsibility to turn down roles that are asian stereotypes?
    Are asian stereotypes harmful to portray in TV and film?
    Will playing asian stereotypes be harmful to my community?
    Wil...

  • Should I Learn Asian Accents & Languages That Don't Match My Look?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    Should I learn Japanese?
    Should I learn Korean?
    Should I learn Mandarin?
    Should I learn Cantonese?
    Should I learn a Japanese accent?
    Should I learn a Chinese accent?
    Should I learn a Korean accent?
    Should I learn a Thai accent?

  • Is Navigating The Industry Different For Male & Female Asian Actors?

    Anthony Brandon Wong, Award-Winning Actor & Acting Teacher

    Is navigating the industry different for male and female Asian actors?
    How is the industry different for asian actors?
    What can asian actors expect from the industry?
    Is there a different expectation of Asian actors?
    Are Asian actors b...