LOS ANGELES, Nov 3 — Its premiere might be nine months away, but the excitement is already building for the release of Crazy Rich Asians.
Lead actors Constance Wu (Rachel Chu) and Henry Golding (Nick Young) have landed on the cover of the latest edition of Entertainment Weekly, which gives fans an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the hotly-anticipated film.
The magazine shared several photos from the set, including one of Tan Sri Michelle Yeoh in character as the formidable Eleanor Young at what appears to be a society party.
We’re now counting down the days to the first trailer.
Crazy Rich Asians, based on the Kevin Kwan novel of the same name, has been given an August 17, 2018 release date.
The story follows Rachel Chu, a US college professor who accompanies boyfriend and fellow academic Nick Young to a family wedding in Singapore, only to discover that he is actually from an extremely wealthy family and is highly sought after by a caché of eligible women.
The film adaptation is directed by Jon M. Chu. Other key cast members include Gemma Chan, Chris Pang, Harry Shum Jr, Ronny Chieng and Ken Jeong.