10 drama queens you ought to know

Aug 28th, 2015 Action, Asian Cinema, Celebrities, Romance Holly Jean Aroozoo 12 min read

Love them or hate them, there’s no denying the power of a drama queen on screen. A good dramatic actress make or break a movie. She can pull you into her world and keep you at the edge of your seat. These are my top 10 drama queens who were perfect in dramatic roles. 1. Helen Mirren, Woman in Gold This historical movie tells the true…

The lovely Emma Stone plays Allison Ng in Aloha. Credit: zekefilm.com

5 of the most ethnically miscast roles in popular movies

Jun 7th, 2015 Action, Celebrities, Romance Marcus Goh 7 min read

When it comes to casting non-Caucasian roles in Hollywood, it’s usually the same crowd of Will Smith, Lucy Liu, Ken Watanabe, Jackie Chan, and Halle Berry, amongst others, that get these roles. But then on occasion you get a baffling decision to whitewash an obviously ethnic role (usually Asian), that fails to be believable when the actor or actress on screen doesn’t match the name of the character….