I have a distinct memory of freezing the screen the first time I saw Harry Shum Jr. Still, I remember noticing him and thinking, Whoa. He is such a babe. Those were heady times, The television landscape has changed a bit since then.
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So who is Kuya Geo? George Quibuyen, a first generation Filipino-American raised largely in the Puget Sound area, is co-founder of the hip-hop duo Blue Scholars and a writer, musician, rhymer and restaurateur. Kuya, meanwhile, is a Filipino term of respect for a "brother" or "cousin," from whom one is likely to receive wisdom. In this video series, Geo will give a regular take on identity, music, food and urban culture — often from a Filipino-American point of view.
Ashley Westerman. Hollywood has long perpetuated negative stereotypes of Asian men, including reducing them to nerdy, unattractive punchlines. The movie's success may signal a new era with Asian men in leading roles. So judging by the success of the movie "Crazy Rich Asians," Asian men are hot. Back in , we spoke with filmmakers about how rare that is, seeing sexy Asian men on the big screen.