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  • Review: WELCOME TO THE WORLD &quote;Riveting Piece of Human Drama&quote;

    Richard Propes, The Independent Critic, describes Welcome to the World as a "riveting piece of human drama". He praises Albert M. Chan's performance as "deeply moving without ever seeming to stretch for those deep [...]

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    Review: WELCOME TO THE WORLD “Intelligent, Inventive, and Inspired”

    One Film Fan reviewer Kirk Fernwood praises Welcome to the World as "intelligent, inventive, and inspired". On Albert's performance, he writes, "Chan does a fantastic job... drawing you in with every word". He adds, "the[...]

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    German Premiere of Albert's THE COMMITMENT

    Written and directed by Albert, The Commitment will be included in a special program of short films tonight presented by Pride Pictures Queer Film Festival on the opening night of queerKULTUR, which will be held this[...]

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    PATRIOTS DAY Released on DVD and Blu-Ray

    Albert appears as a computer forensic tech in the feature film Patriots Day, which is released on DVD and Blu-Ray today. The film stars Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon, J.K. Simmons, and Michelle Monaghan, and [...]

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    Gays Wtih Kids Features THE COMMITMENT

    Gays With Kids, the world’s leading digital media company, social network, and safe space for gay dads and gay men considering fatherhood, featured today Albert's film The Commitment. The article, titled The [...]

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    Trailer Released for WELCOME TO THE WORLD

    The trailer for Welcome to the World was released today. The film was written by Albert and is directed by Albert and veteran actor, director, and teacher Anthony Grasso. Welcome to the World is a daring film about a [...]

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    Albert Plays MING on Season Premiere of HBO's GIRLS

    Albert will play MING in the season premiere of Girls tonight on HBO at 10pm ET. In the episode, titled All I Ever Wanted, Hannah (Lena Dunham) gets an assignment to write about a female surf camp in the Hamptons, [...]

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    WELCOME TO THE WORLD Wraps Principal Photography

    Welcome to the World has wrapped principal photography and is in the post-production phase. The film will be edited and mixed in the weeks to come, with the film completed by Spring 2017. The film stars Albert and is [...]

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    PATRIOTS DAY Opens Today in Theatres

    Albert appears as a computer forensic tech in the feature film Patriots Day, which opens in theatres today. The film stars Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon, J.K. Simmons, and Michelle Monaghan, and is directed [...]

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    Albert To Participate in Panel Moderated by HBO

    The film The Opposite of a Fairy Tale, which deals with elder abuse, will be screened at HBO on Thursday, December 15, 2016. Albert, who appeared in the film, will then participate in a panel moderated by HBO on using[...]

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    Amongst Actors, Albert Holds Lowest Known Erdős-Bacon Number

    The Erdős-Bacon number is defined as the sum of the number of onscreen filmmaking collaborations it takes to connect a person to actor Kevin Bacon, and the number of academic publishing collaborations it takes to reach [...]

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    Albert's THE COMMITMENT to Screen in India

    The Commitment, written and directed by Albert, has been accepted into the Chennai Rainbow Film Festival, the film's 30th film festival. The film will screen at M M Preview Theatres on January 5, 2017 at 7:10pm. More[...]

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    Albert Joins Cast of DIWAL'OWEEN

    Albert joins the cast of Shilpa Mankikar's web series Diwal'oween. Albert plays Ting, the proprietor of vape shop, hidden inside a Chinatown gift shop. Diwal'oween is a whimsical, family-friendly web series combining[...]

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    THE OPPOSITE OF A FAIRY TALE Screens in Palm Springs

    The Desert Film Society hosted a screening today of The Opposite of a Fairy Tale at Camelot Theatres. The film screens alongside the Lithuanian/Finnish film 2 yötä aamuun (2 Nights Till Morning). The film follows [...]

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    THE COMMITMENT Nominated for Best Drama Short Film

    In addition to the two acting nominations announced last week, Albert's adoption drama The Commitment has been nominated for the Jose Sarria Memorial Award for Best Drama Short Film at the upcoming San Antonio QFest.[...]

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    Albert Nominated for Two Acting Awards Including Best Male Performance

    Albert's performance in his adoption drama The Commitment has been nominated for two acting awards at the upcoming San Antonio QFest: the John Fryer Memorial Award for Best Male Performance and the Marsha P. Johnson [...]

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    THE OPPOSITE OF A FAIRY TALE Screens at SAG-AFTRA Showcase

    The Opposite of a Fairy Tale is one of eight films screening at the SAG-AFTRA Foundation NY Short Film Showcase on Wednesday, September 28th, at 7pm, at the SAG-AFTRA Foundation Screening Room at 54th Street and 8th [...]

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    Albert Interviewed for Poiesis Podcast

    In this episode of Poiesis Podcast, Albert talks about success, and how he balances his various careers as an actor, a filmmaker and an electrical engineer who holds a Ph.D. from MIT…not to mention being a dad and a [...]

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    THE COMMITMENT to Screen at San Antonio QFest

    Albert's directorial effort The Commitment continues its festival run at San Antonio QFest. The film screens at City Base Cinema on Friday, October 14th, 2016, at 7:50pm within the program block JOURNEY. According to [...]

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    Albert in Staged Reading of TV Pilot at The Tank

    Albert will participate in a staged reading tonight of Bright Futures LLP, a TV pilot written by Ying Ying Li. In a Hail Mary attempt at solvency, a cash-strapped law firm allows a TV show about a fictional law firm to [...]

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