The billionaire who helps real-life Crazy Rich Asians splash out $500,000 on lavish ‘pre-wedding’ photos

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 THEY’RE the real-life Crazy Rich Asians splashing out up to half a million dollars on outrageously lavish “pre-wedding” photo shoots.  Whether underwater, suspended in mid-air from wires like a scene from  The Matrix , or on the Antarctic ice under the southern lights, Allen Shi is the man who makes it happen.  Dubbed the “Godfather of the pre-wedding photo industry” in China, the 38-year-old has risen from absolute poverty to turning over $2 billion through his company The Jiahao Group in less than eight years.

THEY’RE the real-life Crazy Rich Asians splashing out up to half a million dollars on outrageously lavish “pre-wedding” photo shoots.

Whether underwater, suspended in mid-air from wires like a scene from The Matrix, or on the Antarctic ice under the southern lights, Allen Shi is the man who makes it happen.

Dubbed the “Godfather of the pre-wedding photo industry” in China, the 38-year-old has risen from absolute poverty to turning over $2 billion through his company The Jiahao Group in less than eight years.