Disney recently announced the lead actress to play the most anticipated live-action adaptation of Mulan. Find out who she is!
LOOK: Meet The Actress To Play 'Mulan' In The Live-Action Film
Nov 30, 2017 at 11:33 AM
Posted by : Marie Li
Filed Under : Entertainment
USA- Not so long ago, Disney announced that they will be doing a live-action Film of Mulan. Netizens shared their hot picks and now the long wait is over. Chinese actress Liu Yifei, also known as Crystal Liu officially got the lead role.
Mulan will not be Liu's first Hollywood movie. She already starred in the Hollywood produced movie "The Forbidden Kingdom" along side Jackie Chan and Jet Li where she portrayed Golden Sparrow, an orphan seeking revenge against her parents' killer.
Aside from being an actress, Liu is also a model and singer. She is the brand ambassador for Dior, Pantene, and Garnier. Meanwhile, her debut album "Liu Yifei "was released in various parts of Asia in 2005. Disney will make further announcement in the coming weeks.
The live-action film will be released in 2019 and will be directed by Niki Caro, and produced by Jason Reed, Chris Bender, and Jake Weiner while Bill Kong will be the executive producer.
The speaking voice of Mulan in the animated classic, Ming-Na Wen, expressed her joy upon the big reveal:
Who's excited to watch the Live adaptation of Mulan? Raise your hands!
Source: Oh My Disney