Awkwafina Addresses "Blaccent" Controversy and Quits Twitter

Awkwafina is leaving Twitter after reflecting on a years-long controversy over her alleged “Blaccent," calling the social network, where she has received the most criticism, an "ingrown toenail."

February 5, 2022


See Awkwafina Reflect on Her Most Awkward Hollywood Audition

Nora From Queens stars Awkwafina and Bowen Yang hilariously recalled the most awkward audition they ever...interrupted? Plus, Awkwafina dished on the "responsibility" of AAPI representation.

August 19, 2021

Awkwafina's Best Looks

August 17, 2021

Awkwafina and Sandra Oh Answered Our Prayers and Will Play Sisters in New Netflix Movie

Golden Globe winners Awkwafina and Sandra Oh will star in a new Netflix movie about estranged sisters from the writer of the upcoming Hocus Pocus sequel.

October 29, 2020

Awkwafina Has The Most Ridiculous Answers To Jimmy Kimmel's Questions

Awkwafina gave hilarious answers to Jimmy Kimmel's silliest questions imaginable in a new edition of Jimmy Kimmel Live's "3 Ridiculous Questions."

January 21, 2020

Will Awkwafina Ever Drop Her Stage Name? She Says…

Awkwafina weighed in on if she'll part ways with her stage name and embrace her real name Nora Lum.

January 14, 2020


Awkwafina Has a Message For Her Dad After Historic 2020 Golden Globes Win

Awkwafina gave her dad another hilarious shout-out after her historic 2020 Golden Globes win. See what The Farewell said.

January 6, 2020


Awkwafina Says She Typecasted Herself Before The Farewell at the 2020 Golden Globes

Exclusive: Awkwafina talks finding the confidence to play a very different role than what she's used to at the 2020 Golden Globes

January 6, 2020

"Jumanji" Impersonations: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart & More

Get ready to laugh! Danny DeVito, Jack Black and more "Jumanji: The Next Level" stars poke fun at each other during their fun-filled interviews.

December 14, 2019

Awkwafina’s Aunt Had the Most Bizarre Response to Her Golden Globes Nomination

Awkwafina scored a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Motion Picture, but while her family celebrated, her Aunt Linda had a rather bizarre reaction

December 13, 2019

The First Trailer for Awkwafina's New Comedy Central Show Will Make You Laugh

Awkwafina stars in Awkwafina Is Nora From Queens premiering in January 2020

December 2, 2019

Yes, Even Jennifer Lopez Gets Nervous and Has Bad Days

Jennifer Lopez admitted in a roundtable interview with Charlize Theron, Renee Zellweger and more that she struggles with nerves and bad days like anybody else. Read on below!

November 26, 2019

Jennifer Lopez Recalls Her Panic After a Director Asked to "See My Boobs"

Jennifer Lopez, Lupita Nyong'o & More sat down with The Hollywood Reporter to share their career stories and advice.

November 13, 2019

Awkwafina Says She Goes By Michelle Pfeiffer Sometimes Because Why Not

The 31-year-old Crazy Rich Asians actress, comedy star and rapper appeared on Vogue's 73 Questions segment.

August 1, 2019

Awkwafina Reacts to Being Called Queen of Staycations

The "Crazy Rich Asians" actress reveals why she's been dubbed the voice of modern traveling. Plus, find out what the comedian likes doing while staycationing!

July 29, 2019

Awkwafina on Joining MCU, "The Farewell" & "Crazy Rich Asians" Sequel

The newest member of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is "giddy" about joining the cast of "Shang-Chi." So, when can we expect the "CRA" sequel? Watch!

July 27, 2019

Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Ariana Grande Join Ryan Murphy's The Prom on Netflix

James Corden, Awkwafina, Keegan Michael-Key and more will appear in the Broadway musical adaptation

June 25, 2019

Awkwafina's Purse Doubling as a Flask of Tequila at the 2019 Oscars Is Peak Awkwafina

Crazy Rich Asians star is also presenting at the show

February 25, 2019

Awkwafina - 2019 Oscars E! Glambot

Awkwafina poses in the E! Glambot on the 2019 Oscars red carpet.

February 25, 2019


Awkwafina Reveals When She Knew She Made it In Hollywood at the 2019 Oscars

The Crazy Rich Asians star stopped and chatted with E! News' Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet.

February 24, 2019

The Veronicas Look Back on Dressing J.Lo, SJP & More!

Design duo The Veronicas--who are not the band--recall getting their start with Gwyneth Paltrow and tell more about their first fits at NYFW 2019!

February 13, 2019

Awkwafina Plays Coy About "Crazy Rich Asians" Sequel

From one event to another! Hear about the "Crazy Rich Asians" star's whirlwind schedule at the 2019 SAG Awards. Plus, Awkwafina talks working with "The Rock" on "Jumanji."

January 28, 2019