The director of Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, Destin Daniel Cretton, was already responsible for bringing Hong Kong legend Tony Leung to the MCU. But with a sequel on the way, Cretton has another icon in mind: Jackie Chan.
With the official announcement of Shang-Chi 2, all eyes are on the new martial arts adventure that Cretton and star Simu Liu will bring to the MCU. With Leung and Michelle Yeoh cast on the first film, the bar is already set high. But if Cretton had his way, the next thing he’d try to get Jackie Chan into the MCU.
“I mean, if we could ever get Jackie [Chan] into a movie that would be a lifelong dream of mine, ”Cretton said in an interview with CinemaBlend.
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