Thursday, October 28, 2010

Maggie Q: 'To Break Stereotypes You Need Power'

Asians are still considered a minority in the US. And we all know that stereotypes are hard to break. But having able to grab a lead role of a TV show surely broke stereotypes. We have to thank Maggie Q for that. Hey, maybe this is a start of diversity in casting in Hollywood.
"Nikita" won't help Q defy perceptions about Asian actors, but she said she hopes the show helps her strengthen her foothold in Hollywood so that she can challenge stereotypes later in her career.

"When we want to break stereotypes, there'll be time for that, but to break stereotypes you need power," Q said.

More power to you, Miss Q!

You can read the full article here.

CW Star Maggie Q: 'To Break Stereotypes You Need Power'
By Hunter Walker

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