2019

2019 Nominees

Actor in TV

Daniel Wu

Into The Badlands

Jameela Jamil

The Good Place

Karen Fukuhara

The Boys

Leonardo Nam

Westworld

Nico Santos

Superstore

Actor in Film

Ali Wong

Always Be My Maybe

Awkwafina

The Farewell

Kumail Nanjiani

Stuber

Randall Park

Always Be My Maybe

Steven Yeun

Burning

Breakout in TV

Andrew Koji

Warrior

Derek Mio

The Terror: Infamy

Greta Lee

Russian Doll

Maya Erskine

Pen15

Sydney Park

Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists

Breakout in Film

Charles Melton

The Sun Is Also A Star

Himesh Patel

Yesterday

Maya Erskine

Plus One

Tiffany Chu

Ms. Purple

Viveik Kalra

Blinded By The Light

Director

James Wan

Aquaman

Jimmy Chin & Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Free Solo

Justin Chon

Ms. Purple

Lulu Wang

The Farewell

Nisha Ganatra

Late Night

Digital Influencer

Bobby Hundreds
Bretman Rock
Jenn Im
Jubilee Media
Steven Lim

Comedy

Ali Wong

Always Be My Maybe

Hasan Minhaj

Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj

Jo Koy

Comin' In Hot

Ken Jeong

Ken Jeong: You Complete Me, Ho

Ronny Chieng

The Daily Show

2019 Awardees

Kevin Na

Pechanga Athlete On Another Level

Fresh Off The Boat

Lexus Legacy Award

The Farewell

Vanguard

SPECIAL GUESTS

Special Thanks

Unforgettable Gala Selection Comittee

This year’s nominees have been chosen by an esteemed group of individuals who have tirelessly worked to represent and uplift the Asian Pacific Islander American community. We are honored to have their support, and this event would not be possible without their efforts.

Adele Lim
Alexander Woo
Amanda Nguyen
Aneesh Chaganty
Ben Tran
Carloline Yim
Cassey Ho
Christina Chou
Daniel Dae Kim

David Park
Dupe Bosu
Francis Cullado
Giancarlo Pacheco
Hieu Ho
Janet Yang
Jeff Yang
Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Jes Vu

Jim Lee
Jodi Long
Jon M. Chu
Julia Gouw
Karen Horne
Kellu Hu
Kevin Kwan
Lana Condor
Lee Ann Kim

Leonardo Nam
Manny Jacinto
Melvin Mar
Michelle Lee
Michelle Sugihara
Ngoc Nguyen
Paul Kim
Phil Yu
Philiana Ng

Philip Chung
Rebecca Sun
Rosylnn Cobarrubias
Samantha Vincent
Sev Ohanian
Snehal Desai
Stewart Kwoh
Teddy Zee
Theresa Kang