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Adele Lim

Screenwriter for TV Drama Series and Film. (Writer of Crazy Rich Asians)

Adele Lim is a screenwriter for TV drama series and film. Most recently she wrote the screenplay adaptation of Crazy Rich Asians (Warner Bros.) A Malaysian native of Chinese descent, she came to the States at 19 and graduated from Emerson College, Boston. She has written and produced multiple primetime TV dramas, including One Tree…

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Adele Lim is a screenwriter for TV drama series and film. Most recently she wrote the screenplay adaptation of Crazy Rich Asians (Warner Bros.) A Malaysian native of Chinese descent, she came to the States at 19 and graduated from Emerson College, Boston. She has written and produced multiple primetime TV dramas, including One Tree Hill, Private Practice and Lethal Weapon. She also mentors writers through CAPE’s New Writers Fellowship and is a judge for the WGA’s Writers Access Project. Currently she is developing a drama series for FOX and writing a screenplay for Disney Feature Animation.

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A Conversation With Adele Lim
Adele will be speaking about her personal experiences navigating the industry as an Asian American female writer, as well as the larger topic of diversity and representation of minorities in Hollywood

Behind-The-Scenes Stories and Clips from Crazy Rich Asians, which she co-wrote with Peter Chiarelli, based on the novel by Kevin Kwan. Released in 2018, the film won the Critics’ Choice Best Comedy Award. It became the highest-grossing romantic comedy in a decade, while staying true to the film’s Asian and Asian-American roots. Lim, who is Chinese and grew up in Malaysia, is also a producer and has extensive TV writing credits.

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Crazy Rich Asians' writer Adele Lim on adapting acclaimed novel for a 'joyous' film - GOLD DERBY

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