Liu Yifei plays the title character in Disney’s Mulan. Her performance has been described by critics as formulaic and wooden. Five other actresses acquitted themselves better in the role in recent years. Photo: TNS Liu Yifei plays the title character in Disney’s Mulan. Her performance has been described by critics as formulaic and wooden. Five other actresses acquitted themselves better in the role in recent years. Photo: TNS
Liu Yifei plays the title character in Disney’s Mulan. Her performance has been described by critics as formulaic and wooden. Five other actresses acquitted themselves better in the role in recent years. Photo: TNS

Liu Yifei disappoints as Mulan – meet five actresses who nailed the role of the legendary Chinese warrior

  • Vicky Zhao Wei battles for the man she loves in 2009 film Mulan, and was praised for showing Mulan’s mental struggle in fighting as a man in disguise
  • Cynthia Khan, Anita Yuen, and Elanne Kong are among the actresses to have acquitted themselves well in the role in TV series in recent years

Topic |   Mulan
Liu Yifei plays the title character in Disney’s Mulan. Her performance has been described by critics as formulaic and wooden. Five other actresses acquitted themselves better in the role in recent years. Photo: TNS Liu Yifei plays the title character in Disney’s Mulan. Her performance has been described by critics as formulaic and wooden. Five other actresses acquitted themselves better in the role in recent years. Photo: TNS
Liu Yifei plays the title character in Disney’s Mulan. Her performance has been described by critics as formulaic and wooden. Five other actresses acquitted themselves better in the role in recent years. Photo: TNS
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