07 Sep '11, 10pm

"My dream is to go back to Hollywood some day, and not just be that token Asian guy": Allan Wu

Who knew Allan Wu was a closet Sinophile? We don't mean that in the sense that he collects terracotta teapots and spouts Tang poetry - in fact, the prospect of reading a novel in Chinese still daunts the American-born son of first-generation immigrants from Taiwan. Rather, his recent relocation to Shanghai marks his attainment of a longtime dream. Besides hosting The Amazing Race Asia, Wu is also the host of The Amazing Race: China Rush, which has its production based in Shanghai and has given him an inroad to the city's television scene. "China Rush" seems a terribly appropriate label for how, much like the gold rushes of the 19th century, the whole world is looking to China. Not to be left out, Wu is also going prospecting in the brave new world. Since they packed up and moved there "shotgun style" three weeks ago, it's been a mad rush for the family - wife Wong Li Lin, ...

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