Disney is searching for a Chinese actress to play the title role in its upcoming live-action version of "Mulan."
The film and its animated counterpart are based on a Chinese legend, so producers want to cast a Chinese actress. But that hasn't stopped social media users from voicing their frustration over Disney possibly casting a white actress instead.
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