Margin Films and Creator Quentin Lee Win 2020 Roddenberry Impact Award and Announce 3 New TV Series

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current: Jun eighteen, 2020 11:00 EDT

Successful the 2020 Roddenberry Effects Award, Margin Films’ operator and creator Quentin Lee (White Frog, The People I have Slept With, Comedy InvAsian) is co-making with Author Adi Tantimedh (The Ravi PI collection from Simon & Schuster) a sci-fi comedy internet collection titled Comisery (#comiserytv), presently remaining shot and introduced on Facebook by using, an SVOD platform that Quentin has started to showcase Asian American features, shorts and demonstrates to a international viewers.

Comisery is an apocalyptic science fiction comedy collection instructed totally as a result of webchat periods about a team of Asian-American good friends presently living as a result of an invasion by an alien virus.

The internet collection stars actors Amy Hill (Magnum PI), Bee Vang (Gran Torino), Sheetal Sheth (Hummingbird), Singaporean pop star Nat Ho, Jennifer Discipline (9-1-1) and Harrison Xu (Shameless), whose fifth episode will air on Monday, June 22, on Facebook by using http://www.comisery.television.

In addition, Quentin is co-making an American tv situational comedy titled Hollywoodshare.television with choreographer and filmmaker Jenifer Yeuroukis. Shannon Elizabeth (American Pie, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back again), Mindy Cohn (The Facts of Lifetime) and approaching homosexual black standup comedian Sampson McCormick are attached as the recurring qualified prospects.

Up north, Quentin is co-making a Canadian tv situational comedy titled Son of Smiley with standup comedian Ed Hill, centered on his acclaimed podcast of the same identify. Asian mega pop star Edison Chen (Infernal Affairs, The Dim Knight), Steph Music (Roger OMNI’s Blood and Water), Nadia Hatta (Netflix’s Away), and Ed Hill are attached as the recurring qualified prospects. Michael Parker and Shan Tam’s Vacation Photographs is the production firm.

QUENTIN LEE is a member of the Producer’s Guild of The us. Quentin Lee has manufactured and directed in excess of 10 features. His to start with attribute Purchasing for Fangs (co-directed with Justin Lin) premiered at the Toronto Worldwide Film Festival and became a cult vintage as component of Asian American New Wave 1997. His subsequent features Drift, Ethan Mao, The People I have Slept With, White Frog, and The Unbidden have been offered and played festivals around the globe this kind of as AFI Fest, Vancouver Worldwide, Hawaii Worldwide, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Unbiased, Turin and Cardiff. Most presently, Brash Ladies Club, the constrained Tv collection that he established, manufactured and directed is streaming on Tubi. The Tv collection Comedy Invasian that he co-established, directed and manufactured was streamed as a Hulu Special in 2018. This yr, Quentin is making 3 stand up comedy specials Kim McVicar: Make sure you Discover Me, Ed Hill: Candy and Smiley and Brash Boys Club for Comedy Dynamics.

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