KoreAm Journal and Audrey Magazine’s 12th annual gala, Unforgettable, will take place at the legendary Park Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles on Saturday, December 7, 2013. Along with charity partner, Good Neighbors, and presented by Royal Salute, Unforgettable promises to be one of the premiere entertainment events of the year in the Asian American community.
Audrey Magazine and KoreAm Journal will award three individuals. Audrey Woman of Influence Award will be presented to producer of The Joy Luck Club and Shanghai Calling, Janet Yang, by Tamlyn Tomita. Arts and Entertainment Award will be presented to YouTube artist, David Choi, by Clara C. and Wong Fu Productions. Inspiration Award will be presented to journalist/activist, Jose Antonio Vargas, by Dante Basco.
Featured performers include: Korean American Hip-Hop Artists Tiger JK, Yoon Mirae, and Bizzy, YouTube artists Clara C., Jason Chen and Joseph Vincent, Indie Band Run River North, winner of MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew, Poreotics, and Filipino American R&B group LEGACI.
This event will be hosted by journalist Lisa Ling and comedian Walter Hong. Expected guests include Tamlyn Tomita, Dante Basco, Arden Cho, Tim Jo, Leonardo Nam, Mickey Rourke, Amy Rhee, Phillip Rhee, Pom Klementieff, Angela Park, Lynn Chen, Vivian Bang, Wong Fu Productions, James Kyson, Freddie Wong, Karin Anna Cheung, Michael Kang, David So, Terrence Howard, and many more.
An after party will immediately follow the black-tie gala, providing another chance to celebrate the year with celebrities and VIP guests at the Park Plaza Hotel.

  1. Saturday, December 7, 2013
  2. Park Plaza Hotel: 607 S. Park View St. Los Angeles, CA 90057
  3. Red Carpet Photo Op: 5pm-7pm
  1. Tiger JK
  2. Yoon Mirae
  3. Bizzy
  4. Clara C
  5. Jason Chen
  6. Joseph Vincent
  7. Run River North
  8. Poreotics
  9. Legaci
  1. Lisa Ling
  2. Walter Hong
  3. Tamlyn Tomita
  4. Dante Basco
  5. Arden Cho
  6. Tim Jo
  7. Leonardo Nam
  8. Mickey Rourke
  9. Amy Rhee
  10. Phillip Rhee
  11. Pom Klementieff
  12. Angela Park
  13. Lynn Chen
  14. Vivian Bang
  15. Wong Fu Productions
  16. James Kyson
  17. Freddie Wong
  18. Karin Anna Cheung
  19. Michael Kang
  20. David So
  21. Terrence Howard
  22. +MORE

  1. Presenting Sponsor: Royal Salute
  2. Charity Partner: Good Neighbors
  3. Food Sponsor: Lawry’s Catering
  1. Corporate Sponsors: K2LA, BBCN Bank, InterTrend, Park Plaza Hotel, Ten Advertising, Beverly Dental, CBS, Vistamar School, Sans Souci, Daewoo Securities, IW Group, Asiana Airlines, Kabuki, Warner Brothers, Garden Suite Hotel, Pechanga, Waba Grill
  2. Community Sponsors: Gary Kim, 011 Communications, Seah Steel, KAEDC, Paramount, Supervisor Mark Ridley – Thomas, NetKal, Toyota, UC Berkeley, Shiseido
KoreAm Journal is an award-winning monthly magazine that explores the Korean American experience. Visit us at for more information. Audrey Magazine is an award-winning national publication covering the Asian experience, as seen from the perspective of Asian American women. Visit us at for more information.