Russell Wong in a still from The Joy Luck Club. The film was a breakthrough for Asian-American actors. Photo: Handout

No Crazy Rich Asians without The Joy Luck Club – Russell Wong on how 1993 film opened door for Asian actors

  • Wong is known for Hong Kong martial arts and action films, Chinese blockbusters and TV and film in America
  • He talks about breaking down barriers in Hollywood, his success in Asia and the new film he’s written – a crime thriller that’s ‘like Taken meets Her’
Topic |   American films

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Russell Wong in a still from The Joy Luck Club. The film was a breakthrough for Asian-American actors. Photo: Handout
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Chris Evans in Avengers: Endgame, which was shot using IMAX cameras.

Avengers in China: more Chinese films to be shot with IMAX cameras after Endgame success

  • IMAX screens make up one per cent of screens in China, but IMAX viewings of Endgame accounted for 13 per cent of the film’s overall takings
  • ‘You are going to see a real rise in [Chinese] films that will be [shot] with IMAX cameras,’ says new president of IMAX Entertainment
Topic |   American films

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Chris Evans in Avengers: Endgame, which was shot using IMAX cameras.
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