Feature on The Black List Blog


Blck Lst Blog MOTHER

I was recently invited to The Black List’s inaugural Asian American Writers dinner, hosted by founder Franklin Leonard. I had attended their live-read of the script, REAGAN, and loved their inclusive and out-of-the-box casting, with John Cho as the lead (before the #StarringJohnCho movement took off), and Erinn Hayes as the male, 60-some year old Secretary of Defense, Caspar Weinberger. To celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, The Black List asked us to pick an #EssentialAsianFilm and write about it.

My pick: MOTHER, directed by Bong Joon Ho. Rent it on Amazon if you haven’t seen it yet.

Full article here.