10 Things You Didn’t Know About Liu Yifei, The New Mulan

It seems like just yesterday that the Internet was quibbling about who would play the role of Hua Mulan in the live action remake of Disney’s 1998 animated film.


In fact, fans got excited when it was announced that 31-year-old Chinese actress, Liu Yifei beat out over 1,000 hopefuls to secure the role of the iconic Disney princess.

Fast forward to July 2019 and Disney has finally dropped the highly anticipated teaser trailer for the nostalgic movie. Turns out they made an excellent casting decision, don’t you think?

Watch the teaser trailer here: 

Haven’t quite heard of Yifei? Here are some some facts about the actress you ought to know before the movies comes out in 2020:

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Text: Camillia Dass, Elizabeth Liew and Atika Lim