Crazy Rich Asians film director Jon M Chu. Photo: Los Angeles Times /TNS Crazy Rich Asians film director Jon M Chu. Photo: Los Angeles Times /TNS
Crazy Rich Asians film director Jon M Chu. Photo: Los Angeles Times /TNS
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Crazy Rich Asians director Jon M. Chu says he regrets casting Asian actors in stereotypical roles

  • Jon M. Chu is apologising for how the 2018 hit romantic comedy cast South Asian actors in stereotypical roles, such as domestic workers
  • Chu said he felt he could not deviate from the film’s source material, the bestselling novel written by Kevin Kwan, which features an all-Chinese main cast

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Crazy Rich Asians film director Jon M Chu. Photo: Los Angeles Times /TNS Crazy Rich Asians film director Jon M Chu. Photo: Los Angeles Times /TNS
Crazy Rich Asians film director Jon M Chu. Photo: Los Angeles Times /TNS
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