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‘Daredevil’ Actor Peter Shinkoda Claims Marvel Exec Jeph Loeb Tried To Cut Asian Backstories

By Jamie Samhan. 2 mins ago “Daredevil” actor Peter Shinkoda is claiming that Marvel execs tried to cut his and another actor’s storylines because “nobody gives a s**t” about Asian people. During a roundtable held to raise support for the cancelled show, Shinkoda claimed that Marvel Television head Jeph Loeb, who was an executive producer on the Netflix series, told writers to get rid of the backstories for both Nobu (Shinkoda) and Madame Gao (Wai Ching Ho). RELATED: ‘Daredevil’ Star Charlie Cox Backs Fan Effort To Save Show After Netflix CancellationActor Peter Shinkoda, who played Nobu in Netflix’s Daredevil talks about how Jeph Loeb, the head of Marvel Television (at the time) forcibly cut his character’s original story arc because ‘nobody cares about Chinese people an...