The Asian World Film Festival hosted a reunion of the cast of the 1993 film version of THE JOY LUCK CLUB on Sunday night in Culver City, CA. In attendance were Lauren Tom, France Nuyen, Ming Na Wen, Kieu Chinh, Rosalind Chao, Lucille Soong, Elizabeth Sung, producer Janet Yang, and casting director Heidi Levitt (notably missing was Tamlyn Tomita currently in Vancouver shooting both THE GOOD DOCTOR and MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE).

You can watch the Q&A above and also read sociologist and REEL INEQUALITY: HOLLYWOOD ACTORS AND RACISM author Nancy Wang Yuen’s take on the event here.

The Joy Luck Club panel, October 29, 2017 at The Asian World Film Festival, Archlight Cinemas, Culver City. From left to right: Janet Yang, Lauren Tom, France Nuyen, Ming Na Wen, Kieu Chinh, Rosalind Chao, Lucille Soong, Elizabeth Sung

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