'It's just good business, you know,' says actress Maggie Q about Hollywood welcoming greater diversity

Maggie Q is part of a racially diverse cast fronting the new horror-fantasy film Fantasy Island.
Maggie Q is part of a racially diverse cast fronting the new horror-fantasy film Fantasy Island.PHOTO: SONY PICTURES

SINGAPORE - American actress Maggie Q is glad Hollywood seems to be embracing more diversity, but she knows the truth is a little more complicated.

The 40-year-old star, whose father is of Polish and Irish descent and mother is Vietnamese, says over the telephone with The Straits Times: "'Yes, I'm happy about it' is the short answer. TV shows and films are definitely getting more diverse, even if the intention is not quite pure.

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