Crazy Rich Asians is a cultural phenomenon, with an all-Asian cast of characters giving us the biggest rom-com of the year, at a time when representation on the big screen is at its most important.
Scott Davis interviews Henry Golding, Constance Wu, Jing Lusi, Community’s Ken Jeong, Producer John Penotti and Captain Marvel’s Gemma Chan for their new movie Crazy Rich Asians at the London Gala Screening for the film which stars Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Awkwafina, Ken Jeong, Jimmy O. Yang, Chris Pang, Sonoya Mizuno, Jing Lusi and Ronny Chieng.
Jeong talks about the possibility of Community’s #SixSeasonsandAMovie and Gemma Chan reveals something she probably shouldn’t have about Nick Fury in Captain Marvel…
The film is directed by Jon M. Chu and adapted from Kevin Kwan’s bestselling book by Adele Lim and Peter Chiarelli.
Crazy Rich Asians is released in the UK on the 2nd of November and in the US on the 15th of August. Colin Hart and Scott Davis were on the red carpet, here’s how they got on…
Crazy Rich Asians UK Premiere Interviews
The story follows Rachel Chu (Wu), an American-born Chinese economics professor, who travels to her boyfriend Nick’s (Golding) hometown of Singapore for his best friend’s wedding. Before long, his secret is out: Nick is from a family that is impossibly wealthy, he’s perhaps the most eligible bachelor in Asia, and every single woman in his ultra-rarefied social class is incredibly jealous of Rachel and wants to bring her down.