Raya And The Last Dragon Now Available To Preorder On Disney+

Raya And The Last Dragon Now Available To Preorder On Disney+

Credit: Disney[/caption]Raya and the Last Dragon features the voice talents of Kelly Marie Tran as the voice of the intrepid warrior Raya; Awkwafina as the legendary dragon, Sisu; Gemma Chan as Raya's nemesis, Namaari; Daniel Dae Kim as Raya's visionary father, Benja; Sandra Oh as Namaari's powerful mother, Virana; Benedict Wong as Tong, a formidable[...]

Raya And The Last Dragon Creatives Compare Awkwafina To Robin Williams

Raya And The Last Dragon Creatives Compare Awkwafina To Robin Williams

One of the most impressive aspects of this film is the cast, with heavy hitters like Kelly Marie Tran, Daniel Dae Kim, Gemma Chan, Sandra Oh, Alan Tudyk, and the name that got everyone most excited, Awkwafina As for her, during a press day for Raya this week, the creative team behind the film gave[...]

Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens Proves True Generational Voice

Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens Proves True Generational Voice

In case you weren't already aware, rapper, comedian, and actress Awkwafina (aka Nora Lum) has her own show on Comedy Central, and it's amazing It's a sort of part biographical, part fictional, real feeling, totally hilarious account of her life Well, not really her actual life now that she's super successful and famous and starring[...]

The Baccarat Machine: Awkwafina to Star in Gambler Biopic

"The Baccarat Machine": Awkwafina to Star in Gambler Biopic

Awkwafina is becoming one of the busiest actors in Hollywood Known more for her comedic roles, she gained more notoriety with her dramatic breakout performance in The Farewell Her attention turns to the world of gaming She plays Cheung Yin “Kelly” Sun regarded as the “World’s Greatest Female Gambler” in The Baccarat Machine.[caption id="attachment_951093" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens: Awkwafinas Comedy Central Sets Title Director

"Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens": Awkwafina's Comedy Central Sets Title, Director

With production currently underway in NYC, Awkwafina’s (Crazy Rich Asians, The Farewell) upcoming Comedy Central series now has something going for it that every show on television covets: a title Set to debut in January 2020, Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens is based loosely on the actor's life and has scored an impressive directorial line-up:[...]

Jumanji: The Next Level &#8211 The Rock Channels His Inner-Danny DeVito [OFFICIAL TRAILER]

"Jumanji: The Next Level" – The Rock Channels His Inner-Danny DeVito [OFFICIAL TRAILER]

The players will have to brave parts unknown and unexplored, from the arid deserts to the snowy mountains, in order to escape the world’s most dangerous game. Jumanji: The Next Level stars Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, Awkwafina, Ser'Darius Blain, Madison Iseman, Morgan Turner, and Alex Wolff; with Danny Glover and[...]

Weird City EP Writer Charlie Sanders Talks Amazing Stories LeVar Burton Planet of the Apes and More [INTERVIEW]

'Weird City' EP, Writer Charlie Sanders Talks 'Amazing Stories,' LeVar Burton, 'Planet of the Apes' and More [INTERVIEW]

Weird City‘s population includes some very familiar faces: Levar Burton, Awkwafina, Laverne Cox, Sara Gilbert, Dylan O’Brien, Ed O’Neill, Rosario Dawson, Michael Cera, Yvette Nicole Brown, Auli’i Cravalho, and more.Bleeding Cool had the honor of speaking with Sanders (Key & Peele, Blake Shelton's Not So Family Christmas) on a number of topics, from the influence of[...]

Weird City Preview: Laverne Cox Sara Gilbert Learn What Happens When Tech Turns on You [VIDEO]

'Weird City' Preview: Laverne Cox, Sara Gilbert Learn What Happens When Tech Turns on You [VIDEO]

Each episode of the anthology series serves as an exploration of issues that pertain to present-day life-stories that could only be told now through the prism of sci-fi and comedy. Jose Molina (The Tick, Marvel’s Agent Carter, Sleepy Hollow) serving as showrunner and executive producer, Weird City‘s population includes some very familiar faces, with Levar Burton, Awkwafina, Dylan O’Brien, Ed O’Neill,[...]

Weird City: Awkwafina Yvette Nicole Brown Are Trapped in a Show. Literally. (VIDEO)

Weird City: Awkwafina, Yvette Nicole Brown Are Trapped in a Show. Literally. (VIDEO)

Now that YouTube Premium‘s official trailer for Weird City gave us a sightseeing tour of Oscar and Emmy winner Jordan Peele and Emmy-nominated writer Charlie Sanders‘ upcoming half-hour comedy/sci-fi anthology, viewers are getting another look behind the scenes as Awkwafina (Ocean's 8, Crazy Rich Asians) discusses the interesting situation her character Charlotta finds herself in.Teaming with Yvette Nicole Brown (Community), the pair[...]

Jumanji 3 Adds Awkwafina to the Cast

'Jumanji 3' Adds Awkwafina to the Cast

Jumanji 3 is coming, and with the third entry in the franchise just gained rapper and actress Awkwafina.According to a report from Variety, sources have confirmed to the outlet that the Crazy Rich Asians, Oceans 8 star will be joining the returning cast of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle- Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, and Karen Gillan[...]

Comedy Central Orders Awkwafina B. D. Wong Series

Comedy Central Orders Awkwafina, B. D. Wong Series

Awkwafina is a delight, and we're happy to report that we'll be getting a lot more of her because Comedy Central just ordered a [shocker] comedy series, which will also star B.D Wong.[caption id="attachment_951093" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actress/musician AwkwafinaPhoto by JStone /[/caption]One of the breakout stars of Crazy Rich Asians, the rapper-actress is enjoying newfound recognition from[...]

Watch: New OCEANS 8 Trailer Hits

Watch: New 'OCEAN'S 8' Trailer Hits

Her first step is to assemble the perfect crew to help, consisting of Cate Blanchett as Lou, Anne Hathaway as Daphne Kluger, Mindy Kaling as Amita,  Sarah Paulson as Tammy, Awkwafina as Constance, Rihanna as Eight Ball, and Helena Bonham Carter as Rose.Here's the brand new trailer released this morning:The impressive assembled award-winning cast also reportedly includes an undisclosed role for Dakota Fanning,[...]