CONSTANCE WU is the Golden Globe award–nominated star of Crazy Rich Asians and Hustlers. Her breakthrough role was starring as Jessica Huang in the television comedy Fresh Off the Boat (2015–2020). She recently appeared in Amazon Studios’ conspiracy thriller series The Terminal List, and in a Lyle, Lyle Crocodile, a film based on the bestselling children’s book of the same name.
Wu recently launched a production venture alongside Justine Jones who was tapped as the Vice President of Development. Under this banner, Wu struck a first-look deal with eOne where she and Jones will develop and produce scripted series for the studio.
She has been nominated for the Screen Actors Guild award, two Television Critics Association awards, and four Critics Choice awards. Time has honored her as one of the 100 Most Influential People of the Year.
She lives on the east side of Los Angeles with her partner, Ryan Kattner, their daughter, and their pet bunny rabbit, Lida-Rose. Making a Scene, a collection of essays, is her first book.
— 2023 SPEAKER ALERT —
Constance Wu spoke at the In-Person Conference on March 1, 2023!
Want to learn more about Constance?
- View the Conference Agenda for details on Constance’s keynote session
- Check out Constance’s new book, Making a Scene available now through the Conference for Women Bookstore
- Listen to Constance’s talk on nuance, humanity, and the insidious ways “crazy” is used to diminish women’s credibility – with Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, on the Archetypes podcast
- Also, don’t miss Constance’s interview with NPR where she speaks up about the pressures of Asian American women