Hoon Lee stars in the upcoming Bruce Lee inspired series, Warrior

Hoon Lee has been casted as Wang Chao, a wily fixer and profiteer in Chinatown in the new series Warrior. Created by Justin Lin (Fast & Furious) and Jonathan Tropper (Banshee) Warrior revolves around the Tong Wars, a series of violent disputes in the 1880's among rival Chinese Tong factions centered around various Chinatowns within American cities, predominantly in San Francisco.

The 10 episode series, inspired by the writings and work of martial arts icon, Bruce Lee, is slated to begin production on October 22nd, in Cape Town, South Africa.

For more information about this upcoming thrilling series, read more at Deadline

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Lisa Joyce and her husband, Baz Hatfield at the 2017 EMMY Awards

Lisa Joyce beams as her husband, Baz Hatfield, clenches his EMMY award for his work on HBO's Last Week Tonight With John Oliver.

The show won two awards at last night's 69th Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Variety Talk Series, and Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series

 

Lisa Joyce & Baz Hatfield at the 2017 EMMYS

Lisa Joyce & Baz Hatfield at the 2017 EMMYS

Katrina Lenk Gets A Wonderful Feature In The New York Times

Elisabeth Vincentelli gives a focus piece on our very own Katrina Lenk. The New York Times article, Katrina Lenk Can Quietly Break Your Heart, delves into the accomplishments and stylistic choices Katrina has been known for within her theater background. 

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“I’m not a fan of the quote-unquote typical Broadway voice, and Katrina has a very distinctive voice,” Mr. Yazbek said. “A lot of people can push the buttons, but not many people can quietly break your heart.” - Katrina Lenk

Katrina Lenk - Sasha Arutyunova for The New York Times

Katrina Lenk - Sasha Arutyunova for The New York Times

Brenna Palughi in Small Mouth Sounds

Brenna Palughi joins the cast of Small Mouth Sounds at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, CT. The play began its run on August 30th, and continues until September 24th. Brenna plays the of Alicia. Written by Bess Wohl, and directed by Rachel Chavkin.

In the overwhelming quiet of the woods, six runaways from city life embark on a silent retreat. As these strangers confront internal demons both profound and absurd, their vows of silence collide with the achingly human need to connect. Filled with awkward and insightful humor, Small Mouth Sounds is the unique and compassionate new play that asks how we address life’s biggest questions when words fail us. This 2016 Critics’ Pick (The New York Times, New York Magazine, Time Out New York) was written by Drama Desk Award winner Bess Wohl (Pretty Filthy) and directed by Obie Award winner Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812). The New York Times says, “It leaves you moved, refreshed and even enlightened.” The Huffington Post calls it “a play unlike any other.” And Variety calls it “flawless.”

Brenna Palughi (far left) with the rest of the Small Mouth Sounds New Haven cast

Brenna Palughi (far left) with the rest of the Small Mouth Sounds New Haven cast

Lisa Joyce in Insecure Season 2

Frieda, the well-meaning politically correct youth councilor, returns to HBO in season two of Insecure. Frieda, played by Lisa Joyce, is the loving, albeit peculiar, co-worker to lead actress Issa Rae within the Los Angeles non-profit youth organization "We Got Y'all." 

Insecure airs Sundays at 10:30p.m. EST on HBO

Lisa Joyce at the Insecure Season 2 Premier

Lisa Joyce at the Insecure Season 2 Premier

Issa Rae's Insecure Season 2 Promo

Issa Rae's Insecure Season 2 Promo

Katrina Lenk live from the red carpet the 2017 Tony Awards

Katrina Lenk stuns the red carpet while attending the 71st Annual Tony Awards on June 11th, hosted by Kevin Spacey. The event took place at the Radio City Music Hall in New York City. 

Sewnews had some high praise for Katrina's look, stating, "I have to say one of my favorites is Katrina Lenk. Her gold dress, especially against the floral back drop was simple elegance."

More photos from the ceremony can be found here.

Katrina Lenk at the 2017 Tony Awards

Katrina Lenk at the 2017 Tony Awards