Jona Xiao (Flavors of Youth, Raya and the Last Dragon) has been cast in a secret Marvel Studios project for Disney+. Cosmic Circus reported that Xiao has been listed as a “lead female” in an “NDA Marvel Project” on Disney+.
If the rumors are true, Xiao will join the MCU, where she previously turned down an offer for a role in Spider-Man: Homecoming. In an interview, Xiao stated that she auditioned for roles in several Marvel movies before being cast in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Xiao lists her role in Spider-Man: Homecoming as that of a character named “Gina” on her resume.
What Exactly Is An NDA Marvel Project?
A Marvel NDA project is known for actors who sign non-disclosure agreements. Actors who sign NDA contracts are not permitted to disclose any information about the project. Penalties will be imposed if the information is not kept secret.
Who Is Jona Xiao?
Jona Xiao is best known for voicing Lulu in Flavors of Youth (2018) and Young Namaari in Raya and the Last Dragon (2021). Xiao is settled in St. Louis, Missouri with her family. She began acting in middle school. To challenge stereotypes, she became an actor. Career ACTivate, developed by Xiao, helps performers advance their careers.
Source: Cosmic Circus