Celebrate AAPI Heritage Month With These Must-Watch Films and TV Shows

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Without a doubt, representation matters. For decades, the entertainment industry has not only cast Asian American actors in offensive and stereotypical roles, but they’ve also whitewashed Asian characters, further hindering any attempt at progress in Hollywood. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t Asian American filmmakers, actors and artists crafting incredible — and undeniably important — films and TV shows. Join us in taking a look at some of our favorite films that center Asian characters, creators and stories.