Marvel's Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings star Simu Liu is going to play the first negative role of his career.

Simu Liu will be seen playing villain role in Netflix's action thriller Atlas. Jennifer Lopez will be in the lead role in the film.

Brad Peyton will direct Netflix's action thriller Atlas. Peyton has previously directed 2018's Dwayne Johnson starrer Rampage.

Apart from acting, Jennifer Lopez will also produce Netflix's Atlas with her banner Nuyorican Productions.

Apart from Jennifer Lopez and Simu Liu, Netflix's Atlas will also feature Sterling K. Brown in a pivotal role.

Sterling K. Brown is best known for playing N'Jobu in Marvel's Black Panther.

Simu Liu got his career's first breakthrough role in Marvel's Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, which made the actor an overnight international star.

Simu Liu will return to reprise his character in the sequel to Marvel's Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.  Official confirmation of the sequel can be made during the Studio D23 Expo event.

Simu Liu will next seen  in Warner Bros' musical live-action movie, Barbie. Film is schedule to release in theatres on July 21, 2023. 

Greta Gerwig is directing Warner Bros' Barbie movie. Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling are playing lead roles in movie. 

Later, Simu Liu will next seen  Phillipa Soo in  romatic comedy  One True Loves. 

Simu Liu will then appear alongside Mark Wahlberg in Arthur the King, directed by Simon Cellan Jones.