Warner Bros. has acquired the film rights to Kevin Kwan’s novel Crazy Rich Asians. As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Jon M. Chu is still attached to direct the adaptation while Peter Chiarelli (The Proposal) and Adele Lim (Lethal Weapon) will write the script.
Warner Bros. are aiming for an all Asian cast. Color Force are producing along with the author Kevin Kwan.
Crazy Rich Asians is the first book in a planned trilogy. The last book titled Rich People Problems is expected to hit shelves next year.