• ‘Crazy Rich Asians' breakout star Awkwafina is here to steal scenes and change the way you see Asian-American women

    2 monthes ago - By The Washington Post

    The 30-year-old rapper-actress-comedian is on a summer winning streak.
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  • 'Crazy Rich Asians': Adele Lim brought experience, authenticity to the script

    2 monthes ago - By LA Times

    For more than a decade and a half, screenwriter Adele Lim had worked her way up through an impressive résumé in television, writing on shows including “One Tree Hill,” “Life Unexpected,” “Reign” and “Star-Crossed.” But she never imagined she'd get to write a movie for Asian talent in Hollywood,...
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  • 'Crazy Rich Asians': Henry Golding on his serendipitous debut and desire 'to be a colorblind leading man'

    2 monthes ago - By LA Times

    Henry Golding was working as a globe-trotting travel show presenter in Asia when the international search for the right actor to play “Crazy Rich Asians” lead Nick Young, Rachel Chu's longtime boyfriend and Singapore's most eligible bachelor, led director Jon M. Chu to him. He'd...
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  • 'Crazy Rich Asians': Michelle Yeoh has 'waited a very long time' for a movie like this

    2 monthes ago - By LA Times

    When Rachel Chu finds herself at odds with the titular “Crazy Rich Asians,” it's not boyfriend Nick Young's high-rolling buddies or mean girl exes who prove her biggest adversaries, but BAFTA-nominated screen legend Michelle Yeoh's character. How did a dance-loving young girl from Ipoh, Malaysia,...
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  • Why 'Crazy Rich Asians' marks an emotional moment - and a movement - for underrepresented voices in Hollywood

    2 monthes ago - By LA Times

    Jon M. Chu couldn't contain the emotion as he strolled victoriously out in front of a packed house at the historic TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on Tuesday night. With author Kevin Kwan by his side, he took the microphone to introduce the premiere of “Crazy Rich Asians,” a film unlike any other...
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  • 'Crazy Rich Asians': Nico Santos is here for queer representation

    2 monthes ago - By LA Times

    In “Crazy Rich Asians,” precious few friendly faces greet Rachel Chu as she enters the lavish old money world of boyfriend Nick Young's Singaporean relatives... with the exception of kindred spirits such as Oliver, a fashion designer cousin of Nick and the self-described “rainbow sheep of the family”...
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