Other honorees include 'The Good Place' standout Manny Jacinto, 'Crazy Rich Asians' director Jon M. Chu and 'Queer Eye's' Tan France.
When the film was first released earlier this month, digital media entrepreneur Bing Chen bought out more than 100 theatres across the U.S. to add to the movie's box office success, Deadline reports. Now Golding and his director Jon M. Chu are paying it forward. Both bought out a Los Angeles theatre for the release of "Searching," starring John Cho, to continue the support of Asian-led films.
John Cho is optimistic that films like "Crazy Rich Asians" and "Searching" will mark a turning point for representation of Asian-Americans in film.
EXCLUSIVE: Hawaii Five-O actress Christine Ko will be playing the lead in the Netflix feature film Tigertail with Kunjue Li also joining the cast . John Cho and Tzi Ma, previously announced, also star. Tigertail is inspired by writer-director Alan Yang's family, a drama that touches on themes of regret, longing, passion, and repression while spanning continents and generations, from 1950’s Taiwan to present-day New York City. The protagonist Grover ventures to the states…