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Helen Zia Reveals Star-Studded Vincent Chin Podcast Never Reached Out to Her or the Chin Estate

Asian American activist Helen Zia revealed that the makers behind the star-studded podcast about the murder of Vincent Chin in 1982 never tried to connect with her or the Chin Estate during the development of the five-episode audio series despite her major role in demanding justice.

The behind-the-scene details: Zia revealed on Instagram on May 27, a day after the podcast titled “Hold Still, Vincent” was released, that she did not know anyone involved in it.

Legendary Activist Helen Zia to Create TV Series on Vincent Chin’s Horrific 1982 Murder

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A limited television series based on the 1982 murder of Chinese American Vincent Chin is in the works from renowned author and activist Helen Zia.

Untold story: The award-winning writer is set to develop the series to shed light on the history behind the hate crime and the landmark case that sparked the Asian American activism that exists today, the Center for Asian American Media announced last Monday.