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Li Bingbing Comes to NYFW

Li Bingbing, the Chinese actress known for a variety of Asian films as well as Hollywood action blockbusters like “Resident Evil: Retribution” and “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” took a break from the promotion of “The Meg” and arrived in New York last week to attend Ralph Lauren’s landmark 50th anniversary show. We joined the actress in her suite at the Peninsula hotel as she prepped for the big night, where she shared her thoughts on Asian visibility in Hollywood films and more.
WWD: What made Ralph Lauren a show you wanted to come to New York for?
Li Bingbing: Ralph Lauren is a very traditional and typical American-style brand. It has a strong personality, and I love it very much. I went to their show last year, and Mr. Ralph Lauren is an old friend of mine.
WWD: What else will you do while in New York?
L.B.: When the work is over, I’ll go to the theater and buy a ticket for “Crazy Rich Asians,” which also is an Asian-cast film and received high box office numbers in the United States. I’ve performed in several Hollywood films before with an Asian cast. I know how hard it is for Asian actors to develop a career in

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