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HBO debuted the official trailer for “a.k.a Mr. Chow” a documentary portrait of artist, actor, and famed restaurateur Michael Chow. Directed by Nick Hooker (HBO’s “AgnelIi”), the documentary premieres Sunday, October 22 (9:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. AKA Mr. Chow details the vibrant and varied life of Michael Chow. Born Zhou Yinghua in 1930s Shanghai, he would use creativity to triumph over childhood trauma, personal loss, and systemic prejudice, growing up to become the actor and artist before inventing a new identity, Mr. Chow, when he opens the first of his iconic restaurants. Having found fame and fortune in the West, Mr. Chow celebrates his Chinese roots and finds catharsis by...