I present to you good people, Sessue Hayakawa, silent film movie stud. First off, just look at this guy. Yum. He was a Japanese immigrant and one of the few Asian actors to reach fame in Hollywood. He is actually *the* original heartthrob of cinema, making all the ladies swoon (and its not hard to see why). From wikipedia: His popularity, sex appeal and extravagant lifestyle (such as hosting wild parties and driving a gold-plated Pierce-Arrow) caused tension within American society resul
Sessue Hayakawa (June 10, 1889 – November 23, 1973) Japanese and American actor who starred in American, Japanese, French, German, and British films. Hayakawa was active at the outset of the American film industry and was very popular with female movie-goers for his good looks.