Cate Blanchett photographed by Richard Bailey (2005)
I wish people wouldn’t just see me as the Asian girl who beats everyone up, or the Asian girl with no emotion. People see Julia Roberts and Sandra Bullock in a romantic comedy, but not me. You add race to it, and it became, ‘Well she’s too Asian’, or ‘She’s too American’. I kind of got pushed out of both categories. It’s a very strange place to be. You’re not Asian enough and then you’re not American enough.
Am I the only one who think that in both scenes Auggie’s expression is strange and pretty much the same? It’s like he can sense something’s going on but he can’t quite put his finger on it…