The film received positive reviews from critics, with praise for its performances, screenplay, and the production and costume design. There is little room for subtlety here—the title underlines the mission statement. Archived from the original on June 5, There are Asians from several countries, with different accents and different values—funny housewives, total jerks, devious socialites, air-headed actors and sassy friends. Lydia Cook, one of the films's directors, said, "Brenda was originally brought in to play the [supporting] monk's role. All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from April Articles with permanently dead external links Webarchive template wayback links Webarchive template webcite links Webarchive template archiveis links Articles with dead external links from June Wikipedia indefinitely move-protected pages Articles with hCards Articles containing potentially dated statements from October All articles containing potentially dated statements All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from December Good articles Wikipedia articles with BNF identifiers Wikipedia articles with ISNI identifiers Wikipedia articles with LCCN identifiers Wikipedia articles with VIAF identifiers. Archived from the original on 23 August
But Hollywood was just starting to realize that diversity sells, which meant that Asian Americans were becoming visible in blockbuster movies and prime-time sitcoms.
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The film was announced in August after the rights to the book were purchased. She has two younger brothers, Timmy and Nathan. Chu left to add dimension to her character: Archived from the original on August 24, Archived from the original on February 4,