It’s been rumored for a long time, but Marvel has officially confirmed a new movie, “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” at the Marvel Studios panel at San Diego Comic Con.
Marvel’s Kevin Feige spoke about the feature film “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” and detailed how the legend has been hinted at in the MCU films since the first “Iron Man.”
In an unanticipated surprise for all, Kevin Feige then announced the confirmed casting of Simu Liu in the title role of Shang-Chi and both the actor and the director, Destin Daniel Cretton, came on stage to greet the audience.
Kevin also shared with the audience the casting of Awkwafina in a yet-to-be-disclosed role. Then, Kevin revealed to the Hall H audience that the real Mandarin will be played by celebrated Chinese actor Tony Leung.
A logo was also revealed for the new movie:
“Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” will be in theaters on February 12, 2021 and should be coming to Disney+ later that year.
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