The new film will be set 20 years after the original film, with the Poppins character set to return.
The warrior from Chinese legend is getting the live-action adaptation treatment.
The director will be taking on one of Disney’s early animated classics to make the transition to live-action blockbuster.
Thompson and Hanks bring drama and humor to this story about the making of a Disney classic.
In theaters December 13th, 2013.