How does ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ play with Asian Americans in the heartland?


The media is replete with reaction and commentary about the movie “Crazy Rich Asians” from people on the coasts and even overseas.

As guest host of the KCUR show Central Standard, Sharing America’s Michelle Tyrene Johnson invited three Kansas City residents to talk about the film–its impact, its resonance, even its “Easter eggs.”

The guests are:

  • PaKou Her, Principal, Tseng Development Group
  • Annie Watson, Director of Early Education and Parent Success, Turn the Page KC
  • Vi Tran, singer-songwriter; actor

Check it out! The segment begins at the 28:00 mark.


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