From the iconic Cinderella tale of Nick Young and Rachel Chu from the Crazy Rich Asians, to a coming-of-age queer rom-com in The Half of It, these Asian-centred TV shows and movies will help you celebrate Asian talent and build a sense of comradery.
1. Love Hard
Starring Hong Kong-American comedian Jimmy O Yang as Josh Lin, the romantic male lead, and Vampire Diaries actress, Nina Dobrev as the female lead, Natalie Bauer, Love Hard is a Christmas rom-com that's perfect for the days leading up to the big day. The movie centres on a writer from LA who writes a dating column for work. After many attempts on finding her perfect match, she matches with Josh, who is located on the other side of the country. After days of talking, she decides to take the leap and surprise him for the holidays—only to find out he's not who he promised to be.
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