Donnie Yen Joins Disney’s Live-Action Adaptation of ‘Mulan’


Deadline reported, Donnie Yen has joined the cast of Mulan. He’ll be playing Commander Tung, the mentor and teacher of Mulan. 

Mulan will be the live action adaptation of Disney’s classic animated film with Chinese actress  Liu Yifei  attached to play the lead. Niki Caro is set to direct with Bill Kong producing while Lauren Hynek, Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver and Elizabeth Martin are writing the screenplay.

The slated release date for Mulan is March 27, 2020.