Lana Condor and Ross Butler were in Kuala Lumpur to film some scenes for the upcoming romantic comedy film titled Worth the Wait.
Malaysian netizens were excited after seeing Instagram pictures of actors Lana Condor and Ross Butler posing in front of Batu Caves and at a hotel’s rooftop swimming pool.
Butler also posed next to a monkey at Batu Caves with the caption, “Daddy long neck starstruck in KL.”
Condor jokingly replied in the comments to say it was her worst nightmare (possibly referring to the monkeys).
In another post, Condor uploaded a picture of herself enjoying a bowl of laksa.
Noodle monster always strikes with vengeance. I’d like to bathe in this curry laksa plz.Lana Condor wrote in the caption
Butler and Condor were in Malaysia to shoot some scenes for an upcoming romantic comedy film titled Worth the Wait.
According to Deadline, Worth the Wait is an ensemble rom-com film, à la Love Actually, telling an interwoven story about life, love, and modern romance.
The cast includes Andrew Koji (Bullet Train), Sung Kang (Fast & Furious franchise), Elodie Yung (The Cleaning Lady), Karena Lam (American Girl), Osric Chau (Supernatural), Ali Fumiko Whitney (The Road Dance), Ricky He (From), Kheng Hua Tan (Crazy Rich Asians) and Yu-Beng Lim (Rebel Moon).
In her Instagram post, Condor said she has admired the group of actors for so long and she finally got to make a beautiful film with them.
Taiwanese director Tom Shu-Yu Lin (The Garden of Evening Mists) said the film has wrapped production in Vancouver and Kuala Lumpur.
After 15 years of directing in Asia, I’m thrilled to make my first U.S. film with such incredibly talented actors and accomplished fellow filmmakers. Growing up in both the U.S. and Taiwan, the American side of my upbringing has always been a huge part of who I am, and I am so excited to finally be able to showcase that with ‘Worth The Wait.’Director Tom Shu-Yu Lin
Why do they look familiar?
Condor is best known for starring in the hit franchise To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before for Netflix. She has also appeared in films like Moonshot, Alita: Battle Angel, Patriots Day, and X-Men: Apocalypse.
She has also done voice work in DreamWorks’ upcoming animated film Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken. Her future projects include 87North’s action film Ballerina Overdrive and Monarch Media’s thriller Valiant One.
Butler has appeared in Warner Bros’ Shazam! films as the superhero Eugene and also alongside Condor in the To All the Boys franchise. He has also been seen on series like Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens, Riverdale, and 13 Reasons Why.
Sung Kang is known for his role in the Fast & Furious franchise, but he has also appeared in films like Snakehead and series like Obi-Wan Kenobi, Lisey’s Story, Power, and Power Book II: Ghost.
Koji is the starring lead in Cinemax’s Warrior series. His film credits include Bullet Train, Snake Eyes, and the upcoming Boy Kills World.
Yung leads Fox’s crime drama series The Cleaning Lady, but she’s best known for her role as Elektra in the Marvel series Daredevil and The Defenders.
Her film credits include Secret Society of Second Born Royals, The Hitman’s Bodyguard, and David Fincher’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.