This story is part of I’m So Obsessed (subscribe here), our podcast featuring interviews with actors, artists, celebrities and creative types about their work, career and current obsessions.
Every now and then an actor or artist has a second when the whole lot comes collectively. For actor Dallas Liu, that second is going on proper now. He stars as Shuji within the Hulu series PEN15, which is nominated for 3 Emmy Awards together with excellent comedy sequence. He could be seen beginning Sept. three within the new Marvel movie Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. And Netflix simply introduced that he’ll carry out within the upcoming live-action model of Avatar: The Final Airbender.
On CNET’s I’m So Obsessed podcast, Liu discusses what it was like filming Shang-Chi and particularly what it was like working with Awkwafina. Liu mentioned she gave him recommendation that actually struck a chord.
“Awkwafina is unquestionably an inspiration to me. She’s given me plenty of nice recommendation and phrases of affirmation, telling me that I had a spot on this trade, and that I may undoubtedly turn out to be a high star if I stored working at it,” mentioned Liu. “She principally instructed me to be affected person and that my time was coming.”
You may hearken to my total dialog with Liu within the podcast participant above or on Apple Podcasts. Throughout our interview, Liu talks about his background as a martial artist, engaged on PEN15 and being on the set of Shang-Chi.
You may watch season 2 of PEN15 on Hulu and you may see Shang-Chi: Legend of the Ten Rings in theaters beginning this weekend. Subscribe to I’m So Obsessed on your favorite podcast app. In every episode, CNET’s Connie Guglielmo and I meet up with an artist, actor or creator to find out about their work, profession and present obsessions.