The Pleasure Luck Membership — Wayne Wang’s 1993 drama movie based mostly on Amy Tan’s eponymous novel — is getting a sequel, Deadline stories, with the unique solid in talks to reprise their roles.
The Pleasure Luck Membership supplied a poignant and nuanced depiction of relationships between Chinese language-American girls and their Chinese language immigrant moms. In its second iteration, the multi-generational saga will welcome a brand new array of members of the family as we see the moms turn out to be grandmothers, and their daughters turn out to be moms. After all, it’ll additionally proceed to discover the characters’ relationships and attitudes in direction of household, love, and womanhood within the context of their Chinese language-American identification.
Not solely did The Pleasure Luck Membership pave the best way for future Asian-American-led blockbusters like Loopy Wealthy Asians and Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, but it surely additionally helped launch the careers of The Mandalorian and Brokers of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘s Ming-Na Wen and Cobra Kai‘s Tamlyn Tomita.
Tan and Ron Bass, who co-wrote the screenplay to the unique movie, will each return to pen its sequel. They’ll each additionally function producers, Ashok Amritraj’s Hyde Park Leisure Group and The Decide producer Jeff Kleeman.
Keep tuned right here for extra particulars on The Pleasure Luck Membership sequel as we hear about them.