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11 Asian-American Stars Tell Us The Iconic Roles They've Always Wanted To Play

Fresh Off the Boat's Hudson Yang wants to play Bruce Lee someday? We're here for it.

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The Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment, an organization that advocates for Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders in the industry, recently turned 25 years old! 🎉🎈

This past weekend, scores of Hollywood's finest came together and celebrated at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles, where we asked them to tell us an iconic role they've always wanted to play. 🎬

Randall Park and Constance Wu
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Randall Park and Constance Wu

Carrie Ann Inaba
Sthanlee B. Mirador

Carrie Ann Inaba

Dr. Ken's Albert Tsai told us he'd like to play The Boy Who Lived.

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The Joy Luck Club actor Lauren Tom — who will soon be seen in Disney Channel series Andi Mack — said she'd always wanted to portray Mulan.

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Hudson Yang, who stars on Fresh Off the Boat, wants to play one of his heroes someday.

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And Steven Yeun from The Walking Dead? He thought about it for a loooong time.

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Watch the video below to find out.

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