Ex-K pop star set to crack the US

Story highlights

  • Kris Wu got his start with the popular Korean-Chinese pop band, EXO.
  • The Canadian-Chinese artist starred in multiple movies, including "xXx: Return of Xander Cage."
  • Kris Wu's latest single "Deserve" rose to No. 1 on the U.S. iTunes Top Songs Chart.

(CNN)His face is plastered across billboards in China, but when Kris Wu participated in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Basketball Game in