Dubai, UAE - Nov 25, 2020
Live-action remake blockbuster lands on OSN only 90 days after theatrical release OSN to launch a competition allowing non-subscribers the chance to join the virtual premiere of Mulan, along with 24hr OSN streaming access. Visit www.osn.com/mulan for more details Mulan tells the story of a fearless young woman who risks everything for the love for her family and her country to become one of the greatest warriors China has ever known
, the region’s leading entertainment network, brings the epic story of China’s legendary warrior ‘Mulan’ to homes in the UAE only 90 days after the movie’s release in cinemas. Just in time to celebrate the long weekend, OSN is also offering non-subscriber movie lovers across the Middle East the chance to join the virtual premiere of Mulan on 3rd
December, along with 24hr OSN streaming access.
Movie buffs who don’t want to miss out on their quota of new movies
can be among the first to watch the live action remake of the famed warrior tale in the comfort and safety of their homes - on a laptop, TV, tablet or mobile phone. Mulan joins a host of other beloved Disney movies, and Disney+ Originals movies and series, that are available only on OSN through OSN’s exclusive Disney partnership in the Middle East.
One of the first blockbuster movies of this year, Mulan tells the story of a fearless young woman who risks everything for the love for her family and her country to become one of the greatest warriors China has ever known. Acclaimed filmmaker Niki Caro brings the legend to life with a celebrated international cast that includes Yifei Liu as Mulan; Donnie Yen as Commander Tung; Jason Scott Lee as Böri Khan; Yoson An as Cheng Honghui; with Gong Li as Xianniang and Jet Li as the Emperor. The screenplay is inspired by the ancient Chinese narrative poem ‘The Ballad of Mulan.’ The visually stunning film has been well-received by critics for its breath-taking landscapes, elaborate action sequences, gorgeous costumes and themes of Loyal
which run throughout the movie.
Rolla Karam, Interim Chief Content Officer at OSN said, “We are extremely proud to bring a blockbuster movie like ‘Mulan’ to homes in the region just three months after its theatrical release. The legendary tale is sure to resonate with audiences in the region, telling the story of an inspiring female warrior. We are living in unprecedented times due to the global pandemic, and consumer behaviour is changing. Our audiences across the Middle East and North Africa want the latest global content, on demand and they want access to it from the safety of their homes. OSN is at the forefront of this change, meeting our customers’ needs with the latest and best content, delivered directly to home. Through our strategic partnership with Disney+ Originals in the region, we are able to bring the best of family entertainment to complement our wider offering of Hollywood, Arabic, Turkish content, ensuring a huge store of world-class entertainment for viewers of all ages, at affordable prices
The movie follows Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honoured warrior, who takes the place of her ailing father when the Emperor of China orders one man from every family to serve in the Imperial Army to defend the country from Northern invaders. Masquerading as a man, Hua Jun is tested at every step of the way and must harness her inner strength and embrace her true potential. The epic journey transforms her into an honoured warrior who earns the respect of a grateful nation and a proud father.
Mulan will launch on OSN on 3rd
December for subscribers, while non-subscribers can register for the chance to watch the movie when it releases, along with 24 hour access to the OSN streaming app.
Mulan is part of a wider offering of Disney content available to subscribers in the Middle East through OSN’s exclusive Disney partnership. Viewers can also enjoy OSN’s unrivalled selection of Hollywood content including a premium range of movies
, series, documentaries
, boxsets, kid
’s content, and Arabic and Turkish productions. Subscription packages start as low as AED 9.50 per month.