Olivia Liang Archives

Kung Fu Season 1 E08 Preview: Fallout from Nicky Knowing Her "Destiny"
Heading into "Destiny," Nicky (Olivia Liang) learns the truth about her lineage from Mei-Li (Kheng Hua Tan) and why she kept it from Nicky for so long Needless to say, Nicky's not too thrilled Meanwhile, we also learned some serious backstory behind the events that led up to Pei-Ling (Vanessa Kai) and Zhilan (Yvonne Chapman)- with[...]
Kung Fu Season 1 E07: Nicky Needs A Distraction From Devastating News
Welcome back to our weekly preview of the first season of The CW's Olivia Liang-starring Kung Fu, with "Guidance" already proving to be quite interesting even without screening the episode yet While the episode overview puts the focus on learning more about Zhilan's (Yvonne Chapman) past, the images, promo, and sneak preview that follow put more[...]
Kung Fu Season 1 Episode 6 "Rage" Preview: Nothing Like A Museum Heist
In front of the camera, things could be going a lot better for Nicky (Olivia Liang)- who finds herself going more on the offense in tonight's episode "Rage" when plans to retrieve the dagger begin to fall apart So you know what that means, right? Yup, it's time for an elaborate heist- that and more[...]
Just a few months after the network announced a massive renewal of almost its entire programming line-up (including The Flash, Charmed, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, and more) as well as additional seasons (and episodes) for the Jared Padalecki-starring Walker and the Tyler Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch-starring Superman & Lois for the upcoming 2021-2022 season, The[...]
Kung Fu Season 1 Episode 4 "Hand" Preview: Zhilan Makes Her Next Move
We're back with our weekly look at the first season of the Olivia Liang-starring series Kung Fu, with the main focus being on Nicky (Liang) and Henry's (Eddie Liu) race to beat Zhilan (Yvonne Chapman) from getting her hands on some mystical weapons Which is a good thing since "mystical weapons" are probably the last things[...]
Kung Fu Season 1 Episode 3 Preview: Nicky & Henry Follow a New Lead
Welcome back to our weekly preview of the Olivia Liang-starring Kung Fu as we see what The CW has to offer viewers in terms of what they can expect this week First up, Nicky (Liang) and Henry (Eddie Liu) go the academic route in their search for Zhilan (Yvonne Chapman) But that's not even close[...]
Kung Fu S01E02 Preview: Nicky Gets Some Help Hunting for Zhilan
Heading into this week's episode of The CW's Kung Fu, Nicky's (Olivia Liang) realizing that being back home means she now has wars on two fronts to fight First, there's the threat of the murderous Zhilan (Yvonne Chapman) that's found its way back to San Francisco with her- and that means a race against time[...]
Kung Fu S01E01 Review: Olivia Liang Shines in Promising Series Start
All Rights Reserved That pebble at the center of The CW's Kung Fu is Nicky Shen, played by Olivia Liang (Legacies, Into the Dark) Rebelling against her overbearing mother, Nicky hides away in a Shaolin monastery mastering the titular martial art for three years She finds peace and purpose until mysterious intruders attack her temple and mentor[...]
Kung Fu S01E01 Images, Previews; Olivia Liang on Nicky Shen's Journey
With only hours to go until the series premiere of The CW's Olivia Liang-starring Kung Fu hits television screens, here's a look at what viewers can expect when the classic television series reboot finds Nicky Shen (Liang) returning home to San Francisco to protect her community, bring the big bads to justice, and continue her personal[...]
Kung Fu: Nicky Finds Her Hero Within; Delivers Justice Family Style
Coming off the success of Walker (the Jared Padalecki-starring modern take on Walker, Texas Ranger), The CW is hoping to make it a two-for-two when it comes to reboots with the Olivia Liang-starring series Kung Fu Set to premiere on April 7 and inspired by the classic television series, Nicky Shen (Liang) is a young[...]
Kung Fu Trailer: Nicky Needs to Be a "Warrior" to Save Her Hometown
With less than three weeks to go before The CW's upcoming Olivia Liang-starring series Kung Fu premieres, viewers are learning a bit more about the journey that took her far from home- and back again Inspired by the classic television series, the network's modern take finds Nicky Shen (Liang), a young Chinese American woman, taking on[...]
Kung Fu Releases Trailer, Images for Olivia Liang-Starring CW Series
Hitting our radar back when it was first announced during those days before COVID-19 changed the television landscape for pretty every series at some level of production, The CW has released the first trailer and preview images for its upcoming Olivia Liang-starring series Kung Fu Inspired by the classic television series, the network's modern take[...]
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Kim and Martin Gero's (Blindspot) Kung Fu is welcoming Vanessa Kai (New Amsterdam) to The CW series, set for a series regular role opposite Olivia Liang, (Legacies) in the reimagining of the '70s cult television actioner Kai and Liang join Jon Prasida (Hiding), Shannon Dang (The L Word), Eddie Liu (Silicon Valley), Tzi Ma (The Man[...]
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Kim and Martin Gero's (Blindspot) reimagining of '70s cult actioner Kung Fu has added two more to its cast – one that's looking to help Nicky (Olivia Liang, Legacies), and one that's clearly not Gavin Stenhouse (Black Mirror) and Gwendoline Yeo (American Crime) are set to join the pilot's cast as series regulars – joining[...]
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Kim and Martin Gero's reimagining of '70s cult actioner Kung Fu has cast Legacies star Olivia Liang in the lead role of Nicky Chen The actress joins Jon Prasida (Hiding), Shannon Dang (The L Word), Eddie Liu (Silicon Valley), Tzi Ma (The Man In the High Castle), and Kheng Hua Tan (Crazy Rich Asians) in this[...]