HP Mendoza
Article: Gay Asian Gay Asian Gay
Director-writer-composer H.P. Mendoza chats about equally representing both gays and Asians in his latest film, Fruit Fly. And doing it through song.

Oscar-winning director Yojiro Takita (published on Asia Pacific Arts; 5/22/09 )
Article: Celebrating Life through Death: an interview with director Yojiro Takita
Departures was a passion project for both director Yojiro Takita and actor Masahiro Motoki. APA speaks with Takita about the struggles and inspirations behind his Oscar-winning film.

Tze Chun (published on Asia Pacific Arts; 6/5/09 )
Article: LA Asian Pacific Film Festival: interview with director Tze Chun
APA speaks with Tze Chun, whose film Children of Invention took home the Grand Jury Prize for Best Narrative Feature at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival this year.

So Yong Kim (published on Asia Pacific Arts; 5/22/09 )
Article: LA Asian Pacific Film Festival 2009: an interview with So Yong Kim
So Yong Kim talks about her strategies for directing young children and the memories of her grandparents’ farm in rural Korea that inspired her intimate second feature, Treeless Mountain.

Deepika Padukone (published on Asia Pacific Arts; 1/23/09 )
Article: Cheongsam Knockout: an interview with Deepika Padukone
Bollywood princess Deepika Padukone talks about her latest film Chandni Chowk to China, tackling dual roles, and working with a Hong Kong action legend.

Kunal Nayyar (published on Asia Pacific Arts; 5/16/08 )
Article: The Rise of Raj
Kunal Nayyar, the actor behind The Big Bang Theory’s Rajesh Koothrappali, joked about doing the APA interview MTV Cribs style, before giving us a more subtle glimpse into the life of a CBS sitcom star.

Aaron Yoo (published on Asia Pacific Arts; 4/4/08 )
Article: Living the High Life
Ever since Aaron Yoo scored the kooky best friend role opposite Shia LeBeouf on Disturbia, he’s been on a roll. With the success of 21, it looks like he might be living out of a suitcase and partying like a rock star for a while.

Page 1 | Page 2


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s