Topic: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

Crushable Quotable: Wayne Wang Had to Learn the Romantic Comedy Formula for ‘Maid in Manhattan’

Crushable Quotable: Wayne Wang Had to Learn the Romantic Comedy Formula for 'Maid in Manhattan'

Wayne Wang has become known as a director who handles stories of Chinese identity both in China and the United States; he was behind 1993′s generation-spanning adaptation of Amy Tan‘s The Joy Luck Club, and the just-released Snow Flower and the Secret Fan. But did you know that in 2002 he directed Maid in Manhattan? Yes, the one starring Jennifer Lopez and Ralph Fiennes.

At the Snow Flower press junket, I couldn’t resist asking Wang about his foray into American romantic comedies. More »