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Examples of "awkwafina"
Awkwafina was part of the lineup at Tenacious D's Festival Supreme on October 25.
On April 18, 2014, Nguyen, Belen, and Queens-based rapper Awkwafina released an animated lyric video for her single, 'Flu Shot', off of her Yellow Ranger debut album.
Yellow Ranger is the debut album of Queens-born rapper Awkwafina. It was released February 11, 2014; it was touted as a feminist track, and incorporated other songs she had previously debuted, such as "NYC Bitche$," "Queef," and "Yellow Ranger." The album was written and co-produced by Awkwafina. She recorded the original version of "My Vag" solely on Garageband. The track "Mayor Bloomberg (Giant Margarita)" was inspired by the New York soda ban.
Dude is an upcoming American comedy-drama film directed and written by Olivia Milch. The film stars Lucy Hale, Kathryn Prescott, Alexandra Shipp, Awkwafina, and Alex Wolff. Principal photography began on November 30, 2015 in Los Angeles.
In 2014, Awkwafina was added to the cast of the third season of "Girl Code". She also was co-host of the weekly late-night talk show "Girl Code Live" on MTV.
In August 2016, Rihanna joined the all-female spin-off of the "Ocean's Eleven" franchise, called "Ocean's Eight" directed by Gary Ross, opposite Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Mindy Kaling, Anne Hathaway and Awkwafina.
Nora Lum is an American rapper, comedian, television personality, television host and actress known by the stage name Awkwafina. She originates from the Forest Hills, Queens, area of New York City.
She attended LaGuardia High School where she played trumpet and was trained in classical and jazz music. She adopted the name Awkwafina, and began rapping and writing songs in GarageBand at age 17. From 2006 to 2008, Lum attended the Beijing Language and Culture University in Beijing, China, where she studied Mandarin. Lum majored in journalism at SUNY Albany.
During pre-production, the film's working title was "Ocean's Ocho". In August 2016, Bullock, Blanchett, Bonham Carter and Kaling were confirmed to star, with Anne Hathaway, Rihanna, Awkwafina and Sarah Paulson closing deals to fill the cast. During production on the film, Dakota Fanning and Damian Lewis were spotted on set, with Lewis's casting being confirmed in December 2016.
The title of the spin-off was later revealed to be "Ocean's Eight". In August 2016, Anne Hathaway, Rihanna and Nora "Awkwafina" Lum were also confirmed to join the cast. The night after her Emmy win, Sarah Paulson was announced as the final cast member of the titular eight. Matt Damon will also be making a cameo as Linus Caldwell. The film is scheduled for release on June 8, 2018.
Hip Hop has begun making inroads with more than black artists. There are number of other minority artists who are taking center stage as many first generation minority children come of age. One example is rapper Awkwafina, an Asian-American, who raps about being Asian as well as being female. She, like many others, use rap to express her experiences as a minority not necessarily to "unite" minorities together but to tell her story.
A female-centric spin-off of the "Ocean's Trilogy" films, directed by Gary Ross, titled "Ocean's Eight". Sandra Bullock will star as Debbie Ocean, Danny Ocean's sister. Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Rihanna Fenty, Sarah Paulson, Mindy Kaling, and Nora "Awkwafina" Lum are all scheduled to star as the team who will all take part in a heist in New York City. Matt Damon is also set to return to the franchise in his role as Linus Caldwell.
Soderbergh directed two sequels, "Ocean's Twelve" in 2004 and "Ocean's Thirteen" in 2007, which make up the "Ocean's Trilogy". A new "Ocean's Eleven" film with an all-female cast led by Sandra Bullock is in development as of October 2015. It was conceived by producer Jerry Weintraub, Soderbergh and Clooney. Olivia Milch and Gary Ross are signed on as writer of the screenplay, and director respectively. Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Mindy Kaling, Anne Hathaway, Rihanna Fenty, and Nora "Awkwafina" Lum were later announced to appear in the film. The movie, titled "Ocean's 8", will be released June 8, 2018.
Girl Code is an American comedy television series on MTV that debuted on April 23, 2013. It is a spin-off series to "Guy Code". The series features female actresses, musicians, stand-up comics — plus a few men — who discuss the sisterhood that women share. It was announced on June 13, 2013, that the series had been renewed for a twenty-episode second season. Season 2 premiered on October 30, 2013. In April 2014, MTV announced the third season renewal of "Girl Code". Season 3 premiered on October 1, 2014. In August 2015, MTV premiered a spin-off talk show called Girl Code Live hosted by Awkwafina, Nessa, and Carly Aquilino.
Suboi was invited to perform at CAAMFest 2014, the largest Asian American media showcase in the United States; however, she couldn’t come to the U.S since she had trouble getting her visa. Instead, she made her debut to America on March 13, 2015, co-headling with Awkwafina, a female rapper from New York. She also made her debut as actress in CAAMFest 2015, which was held in San Francisco, in "Hollow", a horror movie directed by Ham Tran. The film became a box office hit and led to her first starring role in 2016's "Bitcoin Heist", a Vietnamese heist film also directed by Ham Tran.
In March 2016, it was reported that Hathaway would reprise her role for "The Princess Diaries 3". Garry Marshall was also set to direct once again, and it was to begin filming in New York City, but the project was pulled after his death in July of the same year. The 2015 found footage horror movie "", about a young man in Romania going to shocking extremes to convince Hathaway to star in the film, was officially selected and had its North American Premiere in April 2016 at the Nashville Film Festival, where it won the Special Jury Prize for Best Actor. In August 2016, Hathaway joined the all-female spin-off of the "Ocean's Eleven" franchise, titled "Ocean's Eight" directed by Gary Ross, opposite Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Mindy Kaling, Rihanna and Awkwafina.