Check out the first image from Disney’s live-action Mulan

The first image from the live-action Mulan film, now in production, is here!

Deadline has the fresh pic of newcomer Yifei Liu as Mulan (check it out above) in the story of a fearless young woman who masquerades as a man to fight Northern Invaders attacking China. Disney released the animated movie based on the Chinese folktale in 1998.

Rosalind Chao (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), Cheng Pei-Pei (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) and Nelson Lee have joined the cast of Disney’s Mulan, the latest live-action remake of the studio’s animated classics. Production is now underway on the Niki Caro-directed pic with locations in New Zealand and China.

Mulan follows fellow live-action adaptations, Beauty and the Beast, The Jungle Book, and soon the adaptations for The Lion King and Aladdin to the big screen.

The live-action pic has a March 27th, 2020 release date.