Breaking into Hollywood: A Conversation with Asian American Creatives

Win a $100 Amazon gift card! Join us for a conversation with distinguished Duke Asian American alumni in Hollywood. Hear from panelists working across the entertainment industry, as they share their career paths, creative processes, and experiences at the intersection of representation, race and storytelling.

Register here: Breaking Into Hollywood Registration

The panel will feature:

  • Emmy-nominated writer/director Geeta V. Patel ’98 (The Great, The Mindy Project, Fresh Off The Boat
  • Actor Angela Zhou ’14 (Promising Young Woman, Hell on Wheels)
  • Filmmaker King Lu ’15 (From June to July)
  • Vice President of Marketing Strategy, Funimation/Sony Pictures Television Wenny Katzenstein MBA ’03
  • Moderated by Daniel Kim ’21, aspiring screenwriter/filmmaker in the StudioDuke program and recipient of the Benenson Award in the Arts and Janet B. Chiang Grant for his screenplay, Hollywood Asian 

The event will be moderated by Daniel Kim ‘21. The conversation will be recorded for streaming on DEMAN Live:

Register here! With registration, you are entered into a raffle for $100 Amazon gift card!

Presented by Duke Asian American & Diaspora Studies Program, Duke Asian Alumni Alliance, DEMAN, Cinematic Arts, Screen/Society, Duke Alumni, Duke Arts, Duke in LA, Duke Career Center & DukeCreate.

Breaking Into Hollywood Event flyer
Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm