Crazy Rich Asians: Henry Golding on becoming a leading man in his first film

Henry Golding’s first job as an actor just happened to be as leading man in a giant Hollywood romcom.

So far, the film’s made over $160m (£128m) worldwide, and been loved by critics – it’s got a 93% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

Its plotline is pretty much summed up by the title: Crazy Rich Asians.

And while there are some recognisable faces in the cast, you probably wouldn’t have heard of its leading actor.

Read the full interview on BBC Newsbeat.

RADIO: The significance of Crazy Rich Asians