All cast and crew are believed to have arrived at the Australia set ahead of filming

Marvel will resume its production of Shang-Chi after shutting it down due to Coronavirus.

In March, production of Marvel’s first Asian superhero film was halted due to the pandemic. Director Destin Daniel Cretton entered self-isolation and the decision to temporarily shut down production cost the studio up to $350,000 per day.

Video footage of the set in Australia has surfaced online with 7 News Sydney stating that all cast and crew from overseas have completed their 14-day quarantine requirements. Filming will commence in the coming days.

Starring Kim’s Convenience lead Simu LiuCrazy Rich Asians actress Awkwafina and Hong Kong superstar Tony Leung, the film has a 98% Asian cast,

Staying true to the comics, Shang-Chi will feature Chinese martial arts but Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige said the film will be “so much more than a Kung Fu movie.”

Liu himself said the film “could change the world”.

 

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