Famous film director well known for his intimate comedies like Maid in Manhattan and Last Vacation. His film ONE THOUSAND Years of Great Prayers premiered on the Toronto International Film Celebration and gained him a Golden Shell on the San Sebastian Film Celebration. He researched film and tv on the California University of Arts and Crafts and by 1975 got made his initial film A GUY, a Woman, along with a Killer. He came out within the Arthur Dong documentary Hollywood Chinese language. He was created and elevated in Hong Kong. His dad called him after his preferred celeb, John Wayne. He shifted to the united states at seventeen to review at medical college. He married previous Miss Hong Kong, Cora Miao. He both created and aimed The Pleasure Luck Membership, a film starring Real estate agents of S.H.We.E.L.D. and Mulan celebrity Ming-Na Wen.