Don’t laugh at the name, Fan Bingbing is at the top of the list of new actors joining the cast of Iron Man 3.
According to Yahoo, the Chinese actress is the latest potential on the cast list. It’s been said that Andy Lau could also be the joining the cast of the third film in the franchise. Two other Chinese actors Yao Chen and Liu Ye have also been contacted by the producing company.
DMG Entertainment, the Chinese co-producer of the Disney/Marvel project has already talked to Bingbing’s agents and they will soon plan negotiations. They have yet to contact Lau, but they did say that his involvement was a possibility.
If everything goes according to plan, Iron Man 3 will be coming to theaters in May 2013. Shooting will start late summer this year.