Why ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ marks an emotional moment — and a movement — for underrepresented voices in Hollywood

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Jon M. Chu couldn’t contain the emotion as he strolled victoriously out in front of a packed house at the historic TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on Tuesday night.

With author Kevin Kwan by his side, he took the microphone to introduce the premiere of “Crazy Rich Asians,” a film unlike any other...