Actor Dallas Liu, recognized for Hulu comedy Pen15 and Fox crime comedy-drama Bones, has joined the cast of Marvel Studios’ Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. According to Deadline, particulars about Liu’s position in the film are being stored below wraps.
The studio declined to remark.
The movie marks Marvel’s first challenge with an Asian lead, starring Chinese-Canadian actor Simu Liu as the martial arts superhero in the title position. Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, Shang Chi additionally stars Tony Leung, Awkwafina, Michelle Yeoh and Ronnie Chieng.
Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige is producing the movie. Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, and Jonathan Schwartz are connected as government producers.
Shang Chi was one of the tentpole movies whose manufacturing was halted final March in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The taking pictures resumed 5 months later and was wrapped by October finish.
The film is slated to be launched on September 3.