JON M. CHU
How to Watch “A Night in the Academy Museum”
Tonight at 10pm on ABC, join Tom Hanks and Laura Dern for a night in the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures. “A Night in the Academy Museum” grants an exclusive, inside look at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures. Where to watchYou can stream “A Night in the Academy Museum” for free when you register for FuboTV (7-day free trial). About “A Night in the Academy Museum” from the ABC website:Oscar®-winning actors Laura Dern and Tom Hanks are inviting a few of their friends and colleagues to spend a night in the new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures when “A Night in the Academy Museum” airs TUESDAY, OCT. 12 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. “A Night in the Academy Museum” is produced by Herzog & Company in association with Show Shop and directed by Linda Mendoza.mlive.com
'Crazy Rich Asians' director Jon M. Chu on Asian representation in Hollywood: 'I think the doors are opening now'
Perhaps best known for his work on 2018's "Crazy Rich Asians," Jon M. Chu has been working as a director in Hollywood since 2008. "I would say one of the biggest barriers for me growing up was the fact that people didn't think Hollywood was a place for an Asian-American director," Chu said. In the last few years, Asian representation in Hollywood has grown, but there's still room for improvement. "Crazy Rich Asians" tallied $238 million globally and was widely embraced by critics and audiences alike. "Crazy Rich Asians" focused heavily on how it feels for an Asian-American to go through a cultural identity crisis when traveling to Asia for the first time, Chu said.cnbc.com