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'It's Taken On A Whole Other Life,' Says 'Crazy Rich Asians' Author Kevin Kwan

Kwan thought the screen adaptation of his best-selling novel might be a small, independent film. Instead, it has been hailed as a groundbreaking moment for Hollywood casting.

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'It's Taken On A Whole Other Life,' Says 'Crazy Rich Asians' Author Kevin Kwan

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