Michelle Yeoh has joined the cast of the Avatar sequels.
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The first of the Avatar sequels is scheduled to arrive in 2020.
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Most of the original Avatar cast is returning for the followups.
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Yeoh will join them as a human scientist named Dr. Karina Mogue.
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James Cameron praised Yeoh for having always created 'unique and memorable characters'.
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Production on the Avatar sequels' live-action scenes is just about to begin.
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It remains to be seen if Yeoh is playing an important or minor supporting role.
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