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‘Awkwafina is Nora from Queens’ renewed by Comedy Central for Season 3

  • Comedy Central announced that its hit TV series “Awkwafina is Nora from Queens” is returning for another season.
  • Awkwafina, whose real name is Nora Lum, will return to play Nora Lin, a fictionalized version of herself, for Season 3.
  • The show stars the 33-year-old actor alongside BD Wong, Bowen Yang and Lori Tan Chinn. Wong plays Lin’s father Wally, while Yang plays her cousin Edmund and Chinn plays her grandmother.
  • Season 3’s official release date has yet to be announced.

Comedy Central has officially announced that its hit TV series “Awkwafina is Nora from Queens” is returning for another season.

Awkwafina, whose real name is Nora Lum, will return to play Nora Lin, a fictionalized version of herself, for Season 3. The upcoming season’s official release date has yet to be announced.

She Made $9 an Hour Just 6 Years Ago, Now She’s a Golden Globe Winner

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Awkwafina is back in the headlines for making history as the first Asian American woman to win a Golden Globe for lead actress on Sunday, joining a small group of talents of Asian descent who have won in the ceremony since its inauguration.

The 31-year-old star received the Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for her role as Billi in “The Farewell,” a story based on real events in the lives of director Lulu Wang and her family.