Phone it the Woody Allen Impact. As soon as the venerable manager scandalously left Mia Farrow on her behalf used child, South Korean-born Soon-Yi Previn — 35 years their junior — he might because well have actually delivered a news release: Asian-girl fantasy trumps that of Hollywood royalty!
Maybe maybe Not couple of years when they tied the knot, news baron Rupert Murdoch strolled down the aisle with fresh-faced Wendi Deng — 17 days after finalizing their breakup from their 2nd spouse. Then, CBS mind Leslie Moonves wed television news anchor Julie Chen; Oscar winner Nicolas Cage married half-his-age 3rd spouse Alice Kim; billionaire George Soros combined up with violinist Jennifer Chun; and producer Brian Grazer courted concert pianist Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen. Include the nuptials of investment magnate Bruce Wasserstein to 4th spouse Angela Chao as well as the pending vows between endeavor capitalist Vivi Nevo and Chinese actress Ziyi Zhang, and we also’ve got an interested ripple that is cultural.
Had been these tycoons consciously courting babes that are asian?
Do any one of them be eligible for the unnerving “yellow temperature” or “rice king” moniker? It is unsavory to believe therefore. But after two or three failed efforts at domestic bliss with females of like back ground and age, these hefty hitters desired down different things. One thing that they had most likely fetishized.
Enter the doll-faced Asian sylph from the arm of a silver-haired Western suit. (Hello, mail-order bride! ) The excruciating colonial stereotypes women that are— asian submissive, domestic, hypersexual — are clearly absolutely absolutely absolutely nothing brand brand new. Continue reading “Exactly About This New Trophy Wives: Asian Women”