Shang-Chi Plot Details Reveal Changes to Classic Marvel Characters

A new report about Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings allegedly reveals which character Awkwafina will play as well as some interesting information about the Mandarin.

FandomWire reports Awkwafina will play a character from Marvel Comics named Fah Lo Suee. Although Fah Lo Suee is Shang-Chi’s sister in the comics, Awkwafina’s version of the character will reportedly be a potential love interest for him. What’s more, she will be the Mandarin’s daughter.

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The plot details also indicate Tony Chiu-Wai Leung’s The Mandarin will have a long history with Shang-Chi. In the film, the Mandarin ran an orphanage for children with special gifts, which is where Shang-Chi was raised.

Fans recently got their first look at stars Simu Liu and Awkwafina in Shang-Chi from a set video that appears to show their two characters approaching a facility together.

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Production on Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings was put on hold due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The film is planned to release on May 7, 2021, moving back three months from its originally intended premiere date of Feb. 12, 2021.

Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings stars Simu Liu, Tony Leung and Awkwafina. The film releases on May 7, 2021.

via The Illuminerdi

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