August 14, 2018 11:10 IST

Disney reveals 'Mulan' star Liu Yifei in character as Chinese warrior

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Disney reveals first look at live-action version of Mulan Disney just unveiled the first look of its upcoming movie, 'Mulan', which stars American-Chinese actress Liu Yifei in the titular role. In the picture, Liu Yifei could be seen posing with a sword in a red and white gown like the live-action version of the iconic Disney character. The actress will be seen portraying the role of a girl who disguises herself as a man in order to refrain his old father from joining the military to fight the invading Huns. However, she later went on to join the army herself. The movie also stars Donnie Yen, Jason Scott Lee, Yoson An, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Ron Yuan, Tzi Ma, Rosalind Chao, Cheng Pei-Pei, Nelson Lee, Gong Li and Jet Li. Credit: Twitter/Disney