Celebrate 25 years of championing AAPI diversity in entertainment! Rub elbows with some of today’s hottest stars, dine on delectable bites, enjoy TED-style talks from some of the industry’s most inspiring voices, and dance the night away…all for a great cause!
WHEN: Saturday, October 22, 2016
WHERE: The Belasco Theater, 1050 S Hill Street
TIME: 6pm-8:15pm | Food Tasting + Silent Auction
8:30pm | CAPE: Past, Present, Future followed by Dessert & Dancing
11pm | After-Party
Kevin Lin is COO of Twitch, the world’s leading video platform and community for gamers. In 2008 he joined Justin.tv as COO where he was instrumental in the launch of its Twitch platform. His role included attracting the site’s larger partners and building out the partnership team among other activities that have helped grow the Twitch brand. Acquired by Amazon for almost $1 billion, Twitch now has a total of 100 million monthly unique users around the world.
As a magician, producer, and crossword puzzle constructor, David Kwong has become Hollywood’s go-to resource for films involving illusion, puzzles, and deception. Kwong designed illusions for NOW YOU SEE ME and has consulted on films such as MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: ROGUE NATION, ANT-MAN, and THE IMITATION GAME. Kwong is currently designing puzzles and secret codes for NBC’s drama BLINDSPOT.
Also scheduled to appear: Steven Yeun (THE WALKING DEAD), Daniel Dae Kim (LOST), Randall Park (FRESH OFF THE BOAT, TRAINWRECK), Constance Wu (FRESH OFF THE BOAT), Suzy Nakamura (DR. KEN), Hudson Yang (FRESH OFF THE BOAT), Forrest Wheeler (FRESH OFF THE BOAT), Ian Chen (FRESH OFF THE BOAT), Krista Marie Yu (DR. KEN), Albert Tsai (DR. KEN), Keiko Agena (GILMORE GIRLS), Phil Wong and Wesley Chen (WONG FU PRODUCTIONS), Dominic “D-trix” Sandoval (AMERICA’S BEST DANCE CREW), Anna Akana (MISS 2059), and more!