From Lauren La Rose of The Canadian Press:
Link: Korean-Canadian family sitcom ‘Kim’s Convenience’ aims to boost diversity on TV
As “Kim’s Convenience” opens up shopÂ in prime time, the Korean-Canadian family sitcom joins a rising number ofÂ showsÂ seeking to boost visibility of Asian actors andÂ characters.
“It’s so great to be able to add to that conversation in a positive way, because to be frank, a lot of that conversation is…. quite negative,” said series co-creator Ins Choi, who adapted his award-winning play for TV with showrunner Kevin White. Continue reading.