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Crazy Rich Asians – Ostentatious Yet Intimate Romantic Comedy!

Crazy Rich Asians – Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) – Photo by Sanja Bucko/Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures.

Crazy Rich Asians takes standard rom-com tropes (boy meets girl; they fall in love; she meets the parents; the parents disapprove) and filters them through Asian and Asian-American perspectives.

Not only does it work, it’s almost perfect.

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First Look: Humans: Season Three!

Humans: Season Three – Max (Ivanno Jeremiah), Leo Elster (Colin Morgan), Mia (Gemma Chan), DI Karen Voss (Ruth Bradley) and Niska (Emily Berrington) – Photo by Colin Hutton/ Courtesy of Kudos/Wild Mercury/Channel4/AMC.

Humans will return to AMC on Tuesday, June 5th (10/9C).

One year after the dawn of consciousness, a decimated and oppressed Synth population fights to survive in a world that hates and fears them.

AMC has released two first look photos (above and below).

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Humans Returns to AMC In February!

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AMC’s series about robots/androids, called Synths, that are beginning to achieve consciousness – Humans – will return on Monday, February 13, 2017 (10/9C).

Season two will introduce several new characters including Carrie-Anne Moss’ AI scientist, Dr. Athena Morrow and Sonya Cassady’s Hester, unique new Synth.

A new social behavior has begun to grow – Synthies, people who pretend to be Synths.

How (if) they interact with the show’s established characters remains to be seen.

For further details, read on.

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Gemma Chan – Anita on AMC’s Humans – Talks The Challenges of Playing a Synth!

Gemma Chan as Anita - Humans _ Season 1, Episode 1 - Photo Credit: Des Willie
Gemma Chan as Anita – Humans _ Season 1, Episode 1 – Photo Credit: Des Willie

When AMC’s Humans (Sundays, 9/8C) premieres on Sunday, we will meet an intriguing group of characters called Synths – androids that exist to help humans with all sorts of tasks.

Gemma Chan plays one such synth, the ethereally beautiful Anita, recently purchased by Joe Hawkins for his family – who may, or may not be something more.

Chan spoke with a group of bloggers/journalists earlier this week about the show and playing Anita.

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