ASIA ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Author Kevin Kwan is Confident His Film Will Be a Hit For Asian-Americans

Written by Bryan Ke, AUG 31, 2017 published by Next Shark  Kevin Kwan, author of the hit novel “Crazy Rich Asians”, still believes that his upcoming feature film will be a success in the United States with its all-Asian cast, despite Hollywood’s infamous tendency to whitewash ethnic roles.  “Crazy Rich Asians”, the film adaptation of Kwan’s…

We’re Getting An Asian-Led Romantic Comedy With Ali Wong and Randall Park

Written by Hoai-Tran Bui, AUG 16, 2017, published by Slash Film Asian-Americans aren’t necessarily well-represented in Hollywood. In fact, you could say they’re pretty poorly represented, with few lead roles written for Asian actors, while plenty of those originally Asian roles are given to white actors in a little phenomenon called “whitewashing.” There’s a whole stigma around…