After Disney has suspended filming the Marvel movie Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings due the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak a second step on prevention has now shut down production and pre-production of most of its other live-action films.
This include the live-action version of The Little Mermaid, the remake of Home Alone, and Guillermo Del Toro's thriller Nightmare Alley. Other affected films include Peter Pan & Wendy, Ridley Scott's historical thriller The Last Duel, and Shrunk, which is a sequel to Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. Other big films to be delayed because of the coronavirus include Fast 9, which now arrives in April 2021, and the horror sequel A Quiet Place: Part 2. Marvel Studios suspended production of Shang-Chi kung-fu movie in Australia as director Destin Daniel Cretton, 41, self-isolates over coronavirus. He is awaiting virus test result. Shang-Chi will be played by Canadian actor Simu Liu, 30. „We will continue to assess the situation and restart as soon as feasible," the company promised in a statement.
Disney also owns a group of 14 theme parks around the world. Some of them are experiencing precautionary measures due to coronavirus outbreak.