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CAPE Launches #IAm Campaign For APA Heritage Month

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To commemorate this year’s Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, CAPE (Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment) has partnered with Verizon to launch the #IAm Campaign, which showcases inspirational stories of various influential Asian American actors, musicians, and role models in entertainment and media.

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The campaign features a hilarious, 8-episode web-series called Making I Am: Get Me Your Friends.  The story follows actor Randall Park as he attempts to “rally the Asian American community to support CAPE’s I AM_ Campaign.”  You can view all the episodes right below:

Ep. 1: Starring Amy Hill, Melissa Tang, and Randall Park

Ep. 2: Starring Jessica Gomes, Steven Yeun, and Randall Park

Ep. 3: Starring Ryan Higa, Michelle Phan, and Randall Park

Ep. 4: Starring Carrie Ann Inaba, Harry Shum, Jr., and Randall Park

Ep. 5: Starring Kelly Hu, Bobby Lee, Jeremy Lin, and Randall Park

Ep. 6: Starring Leonardo Nam, Brian Tee & Randall Park

Ep. 7: Starring Jessica Gomes, Philip Wang, Steven Yeun, and Randall Park

Ep. 8: Starring David Choi, Jessica Gomes, Philip Wang, Steven Yeun, and Randall Park

In additional to the scripted original series, the #IAm Campaign also includes exclusive interviews with featured talent and spotlights their success stories.  Check them out below:

#IAm Steven Yeun

#IAm Michelle Phan

#IAm Ryan Higa

#IAm Wong Fu

#IAm Lisa Ling

#IAm Harry Shum Jr.

#IAm Christine Ha

#IAm Phil Yu

#IAm Jessica Gomes

#IAm David Choi

#IAm Carrie Ann Inaba

#IAm Brian Tee

#IAm Leonardo Nam

#IAm Bobby Lee

#IAm Kelly Hu

#IAm Randall Park

#IAm Amy Hill

#IAm Melissa Tang

You can join the conversation and share your #IAm story via twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram.  To learn more about CAPE, check out their website or YouTube channel.  

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Written on May 5, 2014 by
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