What Kevin Kwan Thinks About Rich Malaysians
Star2 journalist and book writer Terence Toh gets an exclusive interview with Kevin Kwan, author of the bestselling novel Crazy Rich Asians. Kwan’s story about the wealthy but dysfunctional Young-T’sien-Shang family made headlines recently when its Hollywood film adaptation cast Michelle Yeoh and Henry Golding in key roles. So what exactly does this rich Singaporean himself think about wealthy Malaysians? “I shouldn’t say anything more as I wouldn’t want to risk offending anyone!” (Search: Crazy Rich Asians)
Kwan’s book, Crazy Rich Asians, has been adapted for a movie with an all-Asian cast, including Yeoh and Golding.
— STEPHEN GUTIERREZ