The director is known for the drama “Short term 12”.
Marvel Studios found a director for the film adaptation of the comic strip about Shang Chi, also known as Master Kung Fu – Destin Daniel Cretton, who had previously shot several independent dramas.
The most famous of them, “Short term 12”, was published in 2013 and tells about the center employee for disadvantaged teenagers, played by Brie Larson. The film was celebrated at several film festivals, including the South by Southwest Texas and the Los Angeles International Festival.
When the work on Shang-Chi begins, it is not yet known, as well as who will play the role of the main character – the son of Fu Manchu, the head of the criminal organization.
The script for the film works Dave Callaham, the author of the first part of “The Expendables” and the series “Jean-Claude Van Johnson.”