The new iteration of Mulan will translate the 1998 animated Disney classic, which starred Ming-Na Wen, Eddie Murphy, and BD Wong, into immersive live action - and might even keep some of campy songs that made the cartoon film so endearing.
The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Jet Li (The Expendables 3) and Gong Li (Ana) will be starring in Disney's live-action movie Mulan!Gong Li, meanwhile, will play the film's villain, "a powerful witch". Other films on her resumé include Chen Kaige's Farewell My Concubine, Wayne Wang's Chinese Box and in Hollywood films Memoirs of a Geisha, Miami Vice and Hannibal Rising. Xana Tang (Filthy Rich) is also joining the cast as Mulan's sister.
The casting process for Disney's live-action Mulan remake is picking up steam. Production is expected to begin in August with filming in China and New Zealand for a March 27, 2020th release date.
Yen, last seen in Disney's 2016 Star Wars prequel film Rogue One, will be appearing in the film as Commander Tung, a mentor and teacher to Mulan, Deadline reported.
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