Newcomer Yoson An is becoming a member of the forged of Disney’s live-action remake of Mulan.
The New Zealand actor will play Chen Honghui, a navy recruit and love curiosity to Mulan (Liu Yifei), within the forthcoming film, in keeping with Deadline.
The Hollywood Reporter described Chen as a “assured and impressive” recruit who joins Commander Tung’s (Donnie Yen) unit. The character turns into Mulan’s most vital ally and eventual love curiosity.
Mulan relies on the Chinese language legend of Hua Mulan, a younger girl who takes her father’s place within the military. Disney beforehand tailored the story as a 1998 animated movie that includes the voice of Min-Na Wen.
The brand new Mulan will star Liu, aka Crystal Liu, Yen, Jet Li and Gong Li. An, who’s of Chinese language heritage, is understood for the HBO Asia miniseries Grace and likewise appeared in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Future.