Chan, Lee, Wu Join “Wish Dragon”

Jackie Chan, Will Yun Lee, Constance Wu, Natasha Liu Bordizzo, Nico Santos, Jimmy Wong, and Bobby Lee are set as the U.S. voice cast of the animated feature “Wish Dragon” from Sony Pictures Animation, Beijing Sparkle Roll Media Corporation, and Base Animation.

The story is a modern re-telling of “Aladdin” from the classic “One Thousand and One Nights” folktales. The core of the story reminds us that the most important things in life – hard work, honesty, friends, and family – cannot be wished for.

John Cho and Jimmy O. Yang are also in talks to join the feature which is begin directed by Chris Appelhans. Aron Warner and Chris Bremble are producing. A 2019 theatrical release is planned.

Source: Deadline