Simu Liu has added “author” to his resume.

The Canadian actor, known for portraying Shang-Chi in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”, tells the story of his roots and upbringing in his new book We Were Dreamers: An Immigrant Superhero Origin Story.

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The star of Marvel’s first Asian superhero film made the announcement on Twitter:

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The actor described the storytelling process as “one of the most fulfilling experiences of my life.”

“I got to sit down with my parents and really absorb their story, beat for beat and chapter by chapter,” Liu explained. “I took their experiences and then combined them with my own coming-of-age journey.”

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The “Kim’s Convenience” actor says he “can’t promise that you’ll become a movie star after reading it,” however he “can guarantee that you will be moved, inspired, and a little annoyed at my gratuitous use of the oxford comma.”

We Were Dreamers is available for pre-order and hits bookshelves May 3.