Walt Disney Pictures debuted the first official trailer of the live-action remake of “Mulan” on Thursday.
The trailer features the titular character Hua Mulan (played by Liu Yifei), who disguises herself as a soldier to take the place of her injured father after the Emperor of China (played by Jet Li) issues a decree that one man in every family must join the Imperial Chinese Army to fight the Huns.
Niki Caro, the director of “The Whale Rider” and “The Zookeeper’s Wife” helms “Mulan,” with screenplay by Elizabeth Martin, Lauren Hynek, Rick Jaffa, and Amanda Silver.
Other cast members include Donnie Yen, Jason Scott Lee, Yoson An, and Gong Li.
“Mulan” is set to be released on March 27, 2020.