Fan Bingbing joins "Iron Man 3"

Syahida Kamarudin
Fan Bingbing joins "Iron Man 3"

7 Jan – After Wang Xueqi, it was reported that actress Fan Bingbing will also be joining the cast of "Iron Man 3".

According to Popular Asians, the 31-year-old Chinese actress once hinted that she will be joining the Hollywood production, but was never officially confirmed.

However, the actress has recently negotiated her filming contract and has finally been added to the cast, reportedly playing the boss of Wang Xueqi's Dr Wu.

Meanwhile, rumour has it that there is still one additional role in "Iron Man 3" to be cast, and speculations emerged that Daniel Wu, Huang Xiaoming, Eddie Peng, Ethan Ruan, and Yu Shaoqun are among the actors that are likely to fit the producer's requirements.

Directed by Shane Black, "Iron Man 3" also stars Robert Downey Jr., Ben Kingsley Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, and Guy Pearce. The film will see release on 3 May 2013 in the United States.