Posts by Regina Sienra

Regina Sienra

Regina Sienra is a Contributing Writer at My Modern Met. Based in Mexico City, Mexico, she holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications with specialization in Journalism from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. She has 10+ years’ experience in Digital Media, writing for outlets in both English and Spanish. Her love for the creative arts—especially music and film—drives her forward every day.

March 20, 2023

Ke Huy Quan Is a Superfan Who Loves Taking Selfies With Other Celebrities

Despite recently becoming an Oscar winner and having starred in Everything Everywhere All At Once, the most awarded film of all time, actor Ke Huy Quan still regards Hollywood and its luminaries with wide eyes. Throughout the awards season, Quan has made the most of the opportunity to take selfies with fellow celebrities, who seem as excited to meet him as he is to meet them thanks to his cheerful personality.

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March 17, 2023

Luggage Handler Achieves Long-Life Dream of Becoming Pilot

There is no linear path to achieving one's professional dreams. While we may think that the natural progression of a person’s career is “go to school to acquire a specific set of abilities, apply for a job in that field, get that job,” some roads are much more serendipitous. Justin Mutawassim‘s story is a great example of this. He fell in love with airplanes when he was just 6 years old.

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March 15, 2023

Watch Michelle Yeoh’s Mom Tearful Reaction to Her Daughter’s Historic Oscar Win

Actress Michelle Yeoh made history with her historic win as Best Actress at the 95th Academy Awards. Yeoh became the first Asian woman to get the award thanks to her work on Everything Everywhere All at Once. While many people were rooting for her in the room, starting with her castmate and good friend Jamie Lee Curtis, someone very special was cheering for her from thousands of miles away—her mom.

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March 14, 2023

New Iranian Law Forces Female Pharmacists to Wear Black Hijab, So Male Coworkers Mock It by Wearing Them Too

Iranian women have been openly protesting the mandatory use of a hijab since 2022. Protests broke out after 22-year-old Mahsa Amini was arrested by the Iranian morality police for not wearing her hijab properly and she died in their custody. While the demonstrations have put the issue on a global stage, the Iranian government has tried to push back.

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