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Golden Globe Winner James Shigeta, Veteran of Film and TV, Dies at 85; Excerpts of 2007 A/P/A Institute Q & A with Sukhdev Sandhu

James Shigeta, a top Asian-American actor of the early 1960s who starred in the screen adaptation of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical Flower Drum Song, died on July 28, 2014. Here are excerpts of 2007 Q & A conducted by Sukhdev Sandhu, Assistant Professor of English and Asian/Pacific/American Studies at NYU and film critic, following the viewing of Samuel Fuller’s 1959 noir THE CRIMSON KIMONO, at the James Shigeta Film Festival in New York.

July 28, 2014 · Leave a comment
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