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Gong Li To Play ‘Mulan’s Villain and Jet Li To Play The Emperor

Gong Li To Play ‘Mulan’s Villain and Jet Li To Play The Emperor

Yesterday, we learned that Donnie Yen (Rogue One) would be joining Disney’s Mulan movie and now we have two more impressive additions. THR reports that Gong Li (Miami Vice) and action star Jet Li are joining the cast. Gong will be playing the film’s villain while Jet will play the Emperor. Yen and Jet Li

‘Rogue One’ Actor Donnie Yen Joins Disney’s ‘Mulan’ Movie

Yesterday, Deadline revealed that Disney and director Niki Caro have cast action superstar Donnie Yen (Rogue One, Blade 2) in a leading role in their live-action Mulan movie. It’s a big casting update after a few production delays and gives the impression they’ll be surrounding newcomer Yifei Liu (playing Mulan) with established actors. Disney recently bumped

Open Casting-Call For Leads In Disney’s ‘Mulan’; Will Shoot In China This Spring

We’ve been looking forward to both directorial and casting news concerning Disney’s live-action version of Mulan and we have a couple updates concerning the production. A potential open casting-call from Debra Zane Casting has been making the rounds on Twitter, revealing what Disney is looking for the roles of Mulan and Chen along with character

Disney’s Live-Action ‘Mulan’ Set For November 2018 Release Date

Disney has announced the fast-tracking release date for their live-action adaptation of Mulan for November 2nd, 2018. Walt Disney Pictures has dated its live-action “Mulan” retelling for Nov. 2, 2018. The film has been fast-tracked into production with Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver penning the script. Jason Reed is attached to produce along with Chris Bender

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Diversity Aboveground: Monkey King’s Feat

Despite the increasing prevalence of imported entertainment from Hollywood, two of China’s most successful films this year were Chinese productions. Monkey King: Hero is Back aka Xi you ji zhi da sheng gui lai became China’s most successful animated release ever, beating out the previous record holder, Kung Fu Panda 2. Monster Hunt aka zhuōyāojì

Diversity Aboveground: More Action Films Starring Females!

1939 is known as one of the greatest years in motion picture history. The biggest blockbuster didn’t arrive until December 15 but it was about a young southern woman fighting to keep her family farm among war and romances. Gone with the Wind was the highest grossing film for decades and is still argued to