As a father of teenage twin daughters, Hollywood star and comic Ken Jeong says his upcoming animated film “Over the Moon” , led by an all Asian-American voice cast, is for all those girls searching for role models in their formative years.
It’s so strong to have an Asian American animated film but more importantly to have a film with so many strong female characters.”
People like Margaret Cho, Sandra Oh, Phillipa Soo, Cathy Ang – they are all in this movie,” he added.
The story of the film revolves around Fei Fei, voiced by newcomer Cathy Ang.
“With Fei Fei having had this kind of emotional and scientific resilience and using her imagination to go through something incredibly tragic and intense, to me, that defines her character.