More articles about: Kevin Kwan

 
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"I realize that there is an enormous parallel between Gloria Vanderbilt, her life, and the world that I write about in Crazy Rich Asians."
Before Kevin Kwan was famous for his hit Crazy Rich Asians novels, he was an editor—an editor who happened to work with Gloria Vanderbilt on her memoir It Seemed Important at the Time, helping her choose which photos to include in order to tell the ...
 
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The director of the film also explains the last-minute decision to reduce Charlie Wu's part.
By now, we’ve probably all seen the 2018 romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians, and have fallen in love with Kevin Kwan’s characters who have come to life on the big screen. As we await the next installment, which will reportedly debut in ...
 
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The CBS primetime comedy sounds a lot like this summer's blockbuster movie.
Excitement is already building around Kevin Kwan's forthcoming comedy series—largely because it sounds a bit like Crazy Rich Asians: American Style.The show, titled The Emperor of Malibu, follows two well-off families: one with new money from Shanghai and one long-established East Coast clan. When ...
 
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Did it really have to take 25 years for Asians to be represented again in a contemporary Hollywood film?
A quarter century ago, Joy Luck Club came blazing onto the big screen. The film, which focused on the cultural differences between Asian mothers and their American-born daughters, became the first major Hollywood picture with a predominantly Asian-American cast.Fast forward 25 years later, Crazy Rich ...
 
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The differences go beyond that intense mah jong showdown.
If your internet browsing and excessive clicking have brought you to this story, we're assuming that you’ve already seen Crazy Rich Asians in your nearby cinema, otherwise, be wary of the movie spoilers ahead. In Kevin Kwan’s novel, it is Felicity Leong, Astrid’s ...
 
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The Truly Rich Lady muses about the box office hit.
No need to remind everyone that, aside from being a box office winner that brought in $35 million in five days in the U.S., a soon-to-be series with a sequel in the works, and a worthwhile escape from the realities of life, ...
 
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Blink, and you might miss an exciting cameo.
Town & Country had the pleasure of screening the highly-anticipated Crazy Rich Asians film before its Philippine premiere on August 22. Without spoiling anything further, here are a few details worth knowing before you catch the film in cinemas. If you've ever considered visiting ...
 
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The Filipino actress and artist had the time of her life at the Paris Haute Couture shows with Kevin Kwan.
Heart Evangelista is always prancing around Paris, but just very recently she was in the City of Lights with Crazy Rich Asians author Kevin Kwan, causing significant buzz on social media. "What's up?" everyone wondered. Did Heart snag a last-minute role in ...
 
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Kevin Kwan, whose novel has become the summer's biggest movie, opens his photo album for us.
Crazy Rich Asians may be fiction, but given the situation I grew up in, I've had an unparalleled view into the very real world it depicts. I come from an old establishment family from Singapore. Our family tree goes back to the year ...
 
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The stars arrived in exotic supercars while dressed in their best couture.
The big-screen adaptation of Kevin Kwan's Crazy Rich Asians has produced lots of excitement since it was first announced last year. Now it's only a matter of days until the film is scheduled to be released.Feast your eyes on these photos from the red, ...
 
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Meet the entire cast and the characters they will portray, plus see official movie stills here.
We’re a few weeks away from the local release of Crazy Rich Asians on August 22. For anyone who’s read the trilogy and is eagerly awaiting to see how Asians will be represented in the film, this last stretch is the toughest.To ...
 
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A Ting Hun is much more than an extravagant exchange of gifts.
Pre-wedding traditions are spread throughout the world, and every culture has its own version. For the Filipino-Chinese, there’s the formal engagement ceremony called the Ting Hun. A Ting Hun is a pre-wedding custom that’s similar to the Filipino tradition of pamamanhikan, a ...
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