Olivia Liang stars as Nicky Shen in new martial arts TV series Kung Fu. Photo: The CW via AP
Olivia Liang stars as Nicky Shen in new martial arts TV series Kung Fu. Photo: The CW via AP

Kung Fu star Olivia Liang is ready to show the world that ‘Asian women are not to be messed with’ in new CW series

  • Set in San Francisco’s Chinatown, the martial arts series follows a Chinese-American woman who returns home after living in a Shaolin monastery in China
  • Lead actress Olivia Liang says the TV show ‘hits different’ amid racism in the US: ‘It’s empowering to show that Asian women are not to be messed with’

Olivia Liang stars as Nicky Shen in new martial arts TV series Kung Fu. Photo: The CW via AP
Olivia Liang stars as Nicky Shen in new martial arts TV series Kung Fu. Photo: The CW via AP
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