Awkwafina took to the red carpet in a blush pink ballgown by the Beirut-based designer.

The hotly-anticipated Crazy Rich Asians had its Hollywood premiere on Tuesday night, and the red carpet looks were just as luxurious as you would expect from a film with that name.

Asian-American rapper Awkwafina, who plays Goh Peik Lin in the movie based on the debut novel by Kevin Kwan, caught our eye in a breathtaking blush pink ballgown by Lebanese designer Reem Acra.

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It wasn’t the first time the star has turned to the Beirut-based label – she also wore an ethereal ivory silk jumpsuit by the designer to the premiere of her other major blockbuster this year, Ocean’s 8.

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Other stars paid homage to Asian designers, reflecting the significance of the film’s all-Asian cast.

Filipina actress Kris Aquino, who makes a cameo in the film as Princess Intan, wore a stunning yellow gown by young designer Michael Levya, also from the Philippines.

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“It is my honor to proudly represent the Philippines,” the actress wrote on Instagram.

Aquino wears a couture creation by another Filipino designer in the movie – the legendary Michael Cinco.

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Meanwhile, Constance Wu, who stars as Rachel Chu, dazzled in a crystal-embellished Ralph & Russo gown.

You can catch Crazy Rich Asians in UAE cinemas from August 16.

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