Hi everyone it's Xebs, due to the recent box-office success of Cinderella, Disney has announced that Mulan will be their next Disney animated film to be readapted as a live-action movie. Elizabeth Martin and Lauren Hynek are set to write the screenplay, while Chris Bender and J.C. Pink will produce.
Mulan, who debuted in the 1998 Disney Animation film, is one of the company's more iconic animated heroines. In the original movie, Mulan told the tale of a young woman who takes her sick father's place in the ancient Chinese military. Posing a man, Mulan must save her country from the invading Huns. Mulan continues Disney's recent trend of adapting its classic animations into live-action films.
So far, Disney has released a live-action version of Alice in Wonderland, Maleficent, Cinderella. A live-action version of The Jungle Book will hit theatres in 2016 and Beauty and the Beast, starring Emma Watson will hit theatres in March 2017.
No release date was announced for the upcoming Mulan movie.