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Actor born in Hawaii pushed the ethnic envelope

  • HONOLULU STAR-ADVERTISER
    James Shigeta, a Japanese-American singer-actor from Hawaii, broke social boundaries in the late 1950s playing staring roles in Hollywood movies, including “Flower Drum Song” with Miyo­shi Umeki. Shi­geta died Monday at age 85.

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