Yen is joining Chinese actress Liu Yifei, also known as Crystal Liu, who was cast as the female warrior after an extensive worldwide search that concluded with her hire last November. Yen will be playing Mulan's mentor Commander Tung.
Niki Caro is directing that feature that is set for a March 27, 2020 release.
Chris Bender, Jason Reed and Jake Weiner are producing. Chinese producer Bill Kong (Monster Hunt, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) will exec produce.
Mulan will be a re-teaming for Yen and Disney, with the actor having starred in the studio's first...