Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Sequel Begins Filming This Year
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 04.21.2014
With original stars involved...
The sequel to Ang Lee's blockbuster martian arts epic Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is set to begin filming later this year. Variety reports that Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon II: The Green Destiny will start production in New Zealand and China in the later part of the year, with Yuen Woo-ping behind the camera. Yuen was the action choreographer for the first film.
Donnie Yen and Michelle Yeoh are returning for the film, the script for which was written by John Fusco. The story is reportedly based on the fifth book in Wang Dulu's Crane-Iron Pentalogy, Iron Knight, Silver Vase. While Ziyi Zhang was rumored to be involved, her casting has not yet been confirmed.