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Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month on HBO Max

5 Shows & Movies | by Likewise User verified icon

May is Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month! What are your favorite HBO shows and movies featuring AAPI actors, directors and creators?

Life of Pi

Life of Pi

Movies

The story of an Indian boy named Pi, a zookeeper's son who finds himself in the company of a hyena, zebra, orangutan, and a Bengal tiger after a shipwreck sets them adrift in the Pacific Ocean.

Crazy Rich Asians

Crazy Rich Asians

Movies

An American-born Chinese economics professor accompanies her boyfriend to Singapore for his best friend's wedding, only to get thrust into the lives of Asia's rich and famous.

Warrior

Warrior

Shows

A gritty, action-packed crime drama set during the brutal Tong Wars of San Francisco’s Chinatown in the second half of the 19th century. The series follows Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy who immigrates from China to San Francisco under mysterious circumstances, and becomes a hatchet man for one of Chinatown’s most powerful tongs.

Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat

Movies

Washed-up MMA fighter Cole Young, unaware of his heritage, and hunted by Emperor Shang Tsung's best warrior, Sub-Zero, seeks out and trains with Earth's greatest champions as he prepares to stand against the enemies of Outworld in a high stakes battle for the universe.

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