Speaker Simu Liu

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Simu Liu


Simu Liu is a Canadian-Chinese talent who is Marvel's next leading man in SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS opposite Tony Leung and Awkwafina. He most recently wrapped a leading role opposite Mark Wahlberg in Simon Cellan Jones/Lionsgate's ARTHUR THE KING. He can be seen in Lissette Feliciano's SXSW directorial debut, WOMEN IS LOSERS.

He's most well-known for his starring role as "Jung" in the CBC and Netflix hit, KIM'S CONVENIENCE. Other credits include AWKWAFINA IS NORA FROM QUEENS, FRESH OFF THE BOAT, THE EXPANSE, DESIGNATED SURVIVOR, TAKEN, BLOOD & WATER, and ORPHAN BLACK.

He is an outspoken activist, passionate on Asian representation, identity and culture.

Speaking on: CMF Partner Presentation: In Conversation with Simu Liu

At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch.
- Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures


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