We’re getting the first look at Crouching Tiger, , Netflix’s followup to the Oscar-winning 2000 Ang Lee-helmed film. Michelle Yeoh is back, reprising her role as Yu Shu-Lien, and tasked with protecting the legendary Green Destiny sword against an evil warlord.
Directed by renowned martial arts choreographer (The Matrix Trilogy, Kill Bill 1& 2) and director (Tai Chi Master) Yuen Wo-Ping, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny also stars Donnie Yen (Ip Man 1&2, Monkey King 3D) as Silent Wolf.
Based on the novel, Iron Knight, Silver Vase, by Wang Dulu (book 5 in the Crane-Iron Pentalogy) and written by John Fusco (Marco Polo) the new film is produced by Harvey Weinstein, Peter Berg and Sarah Aubrey and executive produced by Morten Tyldum, Ralph Winter, Anthony Wong and Bey Logan.
The pic also stars Harry Shum Jr (Glee, Revenge of the Green Dragons), Jason Scott Lee (Seventh Son, Hawaii Five-O), Roger Yuan (Bulletproof Monk), Eugenia Yuan (Revenge of the Green Dragons), Chris Pang and newcomer Natasha Liu Bordizzo.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword Of Destiny hits select IMAX theaters and Netflix on February 26.