Crazy Rich Asians is a 2018 American romantic comedy drama film lighted on Kevin Kwan’s novel. Produced by Nina Jacobson, and Brad Simpson, it is directed by Jon M. Chu. The film stars Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Awkwafina, Kris Aquino, Lisa Lu, Ken Jeong, and Michelle Yeoh, and follows a young Asian American woman who travels to meet her boyfriend’s family, only to find out they are one of the richest in Singapore.
Crazy Rich Asians are scheduled to be released in the United States on August 15, 2018, by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is the first film by a major Hollywood studio in 25 years to feature Asian-Americans in the predominant leading roles since 1993’s The Joy Luck Club. The film received positive reviews from critics, who praised the performances and production design.