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Q&A Williams & See / Hollywood Chinese / Hollywood's most famous Chinese American actress was Anna May Wong, who starred in films in the 1920's and '30's, including Shanghai Express and Daughter of the Dragon. She died in 1961, but continues to impact Asian American actors and filmmakers. While in Los Angeles, VOA’s Sarah Williams spoke with writer Lisa See, who incorporated Wong's story into two of her books. She said her Chinese American family was friendly with Wong for many years.

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