The first photo of Emma Stone
as Cruella de Vil in the upcoming live-action film led people to compare the Oscar-winning actor’s appearance to post-punk icon Siouxsie Sioux
when the image was shown to fans at the D23 Expo in Anaheim Saturday.
Fans were also treated to footage from the upcoming live-action “Mulan
” film, teasing its colorful costumes, impeccable choreography, and epic scale. Star Liu Yifei was notably absent after her comments about the Hong Kong protests were met with backlash and calls to boycott the film.
Is that you Siouxsie? #cruella pic.twitter.com/CeKcQjW83F
— Sharon Stead (@ShazStead) August 24, 2019
Stone will portray the classic Disney
villain in the origin story “Cruella,” set to be released May 28, 2021. She promised the D23 crowd that the 1970s London-set film has a punk rock vibe — backed up by the single photo revealed at the expo shows. Yes, the haute couture of