I cherished the enjoyable and quirky vibe, exploration of grief, and particularly the three-dimensional portrayal of South Asian characters. It is a present that many kids of immigrants (together with myself!) can relate to and snicker with.
“4 seasons of a present that has endlessly modified me, however extra importantly has modified the course for South Asians in Hollywood and change into part of the tapestry of what it means to be brown on this nation in the present day,” she wrote.
“Eternally grateful to @mindykaling @loulielang and all of the good writers (#wgastrong) for making a nuanced, hilarious and deeply emotional present that had the capability to succeed in the hearts of a global and intergenerational viewers, whereas centering and celebrating our individuals and giving younger (and older) brown ladies and boys in every single place a supply of confidence and belonging.”
Richa stated that she’s by no means been extra happy with something in her life.
“This can be the tip of the story for the Vishwakumars, however I do know it’s just the start of many many extra stunning brown tales to come back. 👩🏽 I really like this solid and crew with all my coronary heart, and it’s been the glory of a lifetime to be a small a part of this historic second for my wonderful group of South Asians.”
The actor additionally shared how a lot the response from followers has meant to the solid.
“Lastly, to each one in all you on the market that has proven our little present a lot love and expressed how this present has deeply impacted you for various causes — I believe I converse for all of us after I say it means extra to us than any award, nomination, or evaluate. That’s what storytelling is about. We love you,” she concluded.
Cheers to extra South Asian illustration in Hollywood!