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    ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Film Sequel Already in Works

    Money talks. After the film raked in $35.3 million in its first five days — the best opening weekend for a romantic comedy since 2015 — Warner Bros. is reportedly reassembling the cast of Crazy Rich Asians, along with director John M. Chu, to make the sequel. Penned by author Kevin Kwan, the second book in the trilogy, China Rich Girlfriend, follows the same characters through another series of zany adventures with Southeast Asia’s superrich. The studio has not yet greenlighted the film, but says it’s “moving forward with development.”

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