“I think that’s the really cool thing of how representation is evolving”Crazy Rich Asians star Awkwafina has spoken to StyleCaster about her upcoming superhero film Shang-Chi.
Starring Kim’s Convenience actor Simu Liu, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is Marvel’s first film with an Asian lead.
“I was pretty blown away at the different level of representation that it shows,” Awkwafina said of the film.. “I’ve been a part of some movies that definitely have representation, but I haven’t seen something quite like this.
I think that’s the really cool thing of how representation is evolving.”“I didn’t really know what it was about.
I’m really excited for people to see it.”Awkwafina went on to say that Shang-Chi breaks typical Asian stereotypes.