With ‘Ocean’s 8’ and ‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ Awkwafina is the summer’s comedy secret weapon

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Queens native Awkwafina (a.k.a. Nora Lum) is everywhere these days as she charges her way through a banner year. This summer she lights up the multiplex with a slot on Sandra Bullock’s squad of all-female thieves in heist sequel “Ocean’s 8” (June 8) followed by a breakout turn in the highly anticipated...