‘Abominable’ Star Chloe Bennet Opens Up About The Struggles Of Being An Asian-American Actress In Hollywood: ‘Every Audition Had To Do With My Race’

ET Canada | 9/15/2019 | Staff
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Known for her role as Daisy Johnson on “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”, Chloe Bennet is speaking out about the struggles she’s experienced as an actress of mixed-race descent, claiming that being half-Chinese led her to feel “boxed in.”

Speaking with the Daily Telegraph (via the Daily Mail) during the Toronto International Film Festival, the 27-year-old actress — who provides the voice of a Chinese teenager in the Dreamworks’ animated “Abominable” — admits her heritage has held her back when it comes to casting.


“Every audition had to do with my...
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