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Kevin Kwan

Kevin Kwan

Full Name Kevin Kwan
Date of Birth November 8, 1973
Age 50 years, 4 months, 7 days
Birthplace Singapore
Country Singapore
Horoscope Scorpio

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Kevin Kwan Biography

Kevin Kwan is one of the most popular and richest Novelist who was born on November 8, 1973 in Singapore, Singapore. Singaporean novelist who’s best known for his novels Crazy Rich Asians, China Rich Girlfriend, and Rich People Problems. He also worked with, Museum of Modern Art, and The New York Times.

He worked for Andy Warhol‘s Interview Magazine and Martha Stewart Living.

He has two brothers, Kendall and Kerry.

NameKevin Kwan
First NameKevin
Last NameKwan
BirthdayNovember 8
Birth Year1973
Place of BirthSingapore
Home Town
Birth CountrySingapore
Birth SignScorpio
Full/Birth Name
ParentsElizabeth Kwan, Samuel Kwan
SiblingsKendall Kwan, Kerry Kwan
SpouseNot Known
Children(s)Not Available

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Kevin Kwan Net Worth

Kevin Kwan is one of the richest Novelist from Singapore. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Kevin Kwan's net worth $3-5 Million.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

He obtained a BA in Media Studies from the University of Houston-Clear Lake.

He was named one of the Five Writers to Watch on Hollywood’s Most Powerful Authors list by The Hollywood Reporter in 2014.

Net Worth (2024)$5 Million*
Net Worth in 2023$3 Million*
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeNovelist
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
N.B: * means unconfirmed

Kevin Kwan's Height & Physical Stats

Kevin Kwan height Not available right now. Kevin weight Not Known & body measurements will update soon.

WeightNot Known
Body MeasurementsUnder Review
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Hair ColorNot Available
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Who is Kevin Kwan Dating?

According to our records, Kevin Kwan is possibily single & has not been previously engaged. As of February 1, 2024, Kevin Kwan’s is not dating anyone.

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Facts & Trivia

Kevin Ranked on the list of most popular Novelist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in Singapore. Kevin Kwan celebrates birthday on November 8 of every year.

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Is Kevin Kwan writing another book?

He also mentioned that “Sex and Vanity” is the first book in a trilogy, which Kwan calls the “Cities Trilogy”. He said that the second book will be set in London and in another (secret) city, and Paris will be the setting for the last installment. He shared that the goal is to start writing the next book this fall.

How old is Kevin Kwan?

About 49 years (1973)

When was Kevin Kwan born?

1973 (age 49 years)

Where did Kevin Kwan go to school?


Key Events

  1. Kevin Kwan (born 1973/1974) is a Singapore-born American novelist and writer of satirical novels Crazy Rich Asians, China Rich Girlfriend, and Rich People Problems..

  2. The Ministry of Defence stated that Kwan had failed to register for National Service in 1990 and did not have a valid exit permit to remain overseas, even though he has been living outside of Singapore since he was 11 years old..

  3. In 1994, his application and subsequent appeal to renounce his Singapore citizenship without serving National Service were rejected..

  4. In 2000, Kwan established his own creative studio, clients of which included, Museum of Modern Art, and The New York Times..

  5. Fernández, published in 2007) and coauthored the book Luck: The Essential Guide with Deborah Aaronson (published in 2008)..

  6. Kwan became inspired to write Crazy Rich Asians in 2009 while caring for his father, who was dying of cancer..

  7. Kwan published Crazy Rich Asians in 2013..

  8. In 2013, Hunger Games producer Nina Jacobson secured film rights to Crazy Rich Asians..

  9. In 2014, Kwan was named as one of the "Five Writers to Watch" on the list of Hollywood's Most Powerful Authors published by The Hollywood Reporter..

  10. Kwan published the first sequel to Crazy Rich Asians entitled China Rich Girlfriend in June 2015..

  11. Kwan's third and final installment of the Crazy Rich trilogy, titled Rich People Problems, was released in May 2017..

  12. On August 22, 2018, Singapore's Ministry of Defence stated that Kwan is wanted in Singapore for defaulting on National Service obligation..

  13. In 2018, Kwan made Time magazine's list of 100 most influential people and was inducted into The Asian Hall of Fame..

  14. The film was released in the United States on August 15, 2018..

  15. On August 15, 2018, it was reported that even before the release of the film adaptation of his first novel, Kwan had already been tasked with developing a film from the sequel China Rich Girlfriend..

  16. In August 2018, Amazon Studios ordered a new drama series from Kwan and STX Entertainment..

  17. On April 29, 2019, CNBC reported the back-to-back filming of two sequels to Crazy Rich Asians set for filming in 2020..

  18. China Rich Girlfriend, as of April 2019, is currently in pre-production..

  19. On April 29, 2019, CNBC reported the back-to-back filming of two sequels to Crazy Rich Asians set for filming in 2020..

  20. Rich People Problems, as of April 2019, is currently in pre-production..

  21. His latest book, Sex and Vanity, was released in June 2020..

  22. In June 2020, Kwan's novel Sex and Vanity was published to good reviews, and with mention that this novel is not at all like Crazy Rich Asians..

  23. As of July 2020, Sony Pictures has purchased the film rights and the project is now in development..