Kevin Kwan Scores Put Pilot Commitment for Asian-Led Comedy at CBS
#CrazyRichAsians Author Kevin Kwan Scores Put Pilot Commitment for Asian-Led Comedy at CBS!
According to #Variety the new comedy is titled “The Emperor of Malibu.” It follows two very different families–one from Shanghai with new money and one from the East coast of the U.S. with old money– that must learn to co-exist when their children get married.
Kwan will serve as writer and executive producer on the series along with David Sangalli. Michelle Nader, Christina Lee, and Danielle Stokdyk will also executive produce, with Warner Bros. Television producing. The Emperor of Malibu marks the second TV project that Kwan and Sangalli have joined together to create. #Variety also reported that the duo is developing a drama at #Amazon set amongst Hong Kong’s most influential and powerful family and the business empire they control.