Kwon who won $1 million this past Sunday (Dec. 17) says when he was auditioning for the show, series producer Mark Burnett asked him to explain why the Japanese, Koreans and Chinese people dont necessarily like each other.
Although Kwon admits he was surprised by the question because he figured Burnett to be fairly worldly he explained the intricacies of Asian history as it relates to Japans colonialism.
He says it was that moment he decided for sure to be on the show because he figured it would be a good way to show the rest of America the differences between the various Asian cultures.
However, Kwon says hes now happy he did the experience because he was able to show that skin color really doesnt matter at all.
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