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Meet the ‘Female Bruce Lee’ and ‘Wu Assassins’ Star Juju Chan

If you haven’t seen the treat that is Netflix’s “Wu Assassins” yet, the time is ripe to catch the stellar performance of Hong Kong-born American actress and martial artist JuJu Chan, whose growing fan base has aptly hailed her as the “Female Bruce Lee.”

Chan, who is marrying Australian director and producer Antony Szeto this month, recently sat down with NextShark to talk about the show, her love for martial arts and being an Asian actor with a rich cultural background to share.

‘Wu Assassins’ Star Lewis Tan is Assassinating Asian Male Stereotypes

Netflix continues to champion Asian representation with “Wu Assassins,” a new supernatural martial arts series that follows a warrior’s search for the powers of an ancient triad to restore balance in San Francisco’s Chinatown.

The show, which drops next week, stars Indonesian actor Iko Uwais (“The Night Comes for Us”), along with Hong Kong American star Byron Mann (“Blood and Water”) and British American actor Lewis Tan (“Into the Badlands”).