'Mulan' gets its live-action warrior star with Liu Yifei (also known as Crystal Liu)
Walt Disney announced that Liu Yifei (also known as Crystal Liu) will star in the live-action version of 'Mulan.'
“Meet the newly anointed star of Walt Disney’s live-action Mulan, Liu Yifei (also known as Crystal Liu).
Walt Disney studios announced the major casting Wednesday for the movie to be directed by Niki Caro (The Zookeeper’s Wife). The new Mulan is inspired by both the legendary Chinese ballad and the popular 1998 Disney animated film.
The original animated film follows Mulan, the young daughter of aged warrior Fa Zhou, who impersonates a man to take her father’s place during a Hun invasion and becomes one of China’s greatest heroines.”
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