Why are the sons of Asian men and White women playing the sons of White men and Asian women on TV?
Actor Takaya Honda plays the role of Klaus Thomson, a half- Japanese half-Scandinavian guy in the Australian Sitcom The Family Law.
A photo of his family in the sitcom can be found here :
Takaya Honda’s father is Japanese and his mother is white Australian. Both his parents coached gymnastics and his father Kazuya Honda was a former coach of the Australian National Women’s Artistic Gymnastics.
On the show “Neighbors,” he is joined against by another AMWF Hapa, Tim Kano.
Unusual despite being outnumber 50:1, AMWF Hapas even manage to represent WMAF Hapas.