The community is invited to a discussion on “Asian Americans in the Media” sponsored by the Anti-Defamation League and its partners in ADL’s Asian Jewish Initiative on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the Japanese American National Museum, 100 N. Central Ave. in Little Tokyo.

A reception will be held at 6 p.m., followed by a 7 p.m. program.

The panel examines images of Asians in films and on TV and features George Takei (“Star Trek”), Janina Gavankar (“True Blood”), Gina Nahai (“Captain Rain”), and moderator Koji Steven Sakai, screenwriter and producer and manager of programs for JANM.

Admission is free, but pre-registration is required. For further information and to register, go online to, email or call (310) 446-4227.

Clockwise from top left: George Takei, Janina Gavankar, Koji Steven Sakai, Gina Nahai

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