The US actor played Bond girl Stacey Sutton opposite Roger Moore’s 007 in 1985′s A View To Kill.
The Malaysian-Australian actor said "every Asian performer" has experienced this "microaggression".
Chris Pang Says Media Outlet Mistaking Him For Simu Liu 'Trivialises Hard-Won Progress' For Asian Actors
Charlie's Angels actor Chris was misidentified as Simu in a review for the new film.
The Australian actor told HuffPost he has “played a bad guy with an Asian accent before” and “wanted to change it up”.