Who is Liu Yifei? A closer look at Disney's controversial Mulan
Does this actress' on-screen reflection show who she is inside?
Since the release of its trailer, Disney's live-action take on 'Mulan' has generated quite the buzz—good and bad. While some had qualms about the lack of music and Mushu, others praised it for its artistry, and many more bickered over its historical and cultural accuracy. However overall, people were still generally excited to see it.
That is, until #BoycottMulan shot up the Twitter trends and the Chinese-American actor Liu Yifei playing the starring role became the target for a wave of worldwide criticism. Click through the gallery to see the events leading up to her now-controversial role as Mulan.
LIFESTYLE Animal kingdom
CELEBRITY Celebrity deaths
HEALTH Middle age