With production of James Wan, the new live-action of the franchise video games Mortal Kombat, begins to be recorded later this year.
The feature will be directed by Simon McQuoid.
In the plot, Mortal Kombat is a fighting tournament organized by the Ancient Gods where several representatives from different kingdoms compete. When a champion of one kingdom defeats the other several times, the losing kingdom can be invaded.
Many names have been released so far, but we decided to create a summary for you.
Ludi Lin as Liu Kang
Liu Kang is a fighter of the Shaolin order, and usually the protagonist of the games Mortal Kombat. Kang has martial arts skills, where his fighting styles are karate, jun fan, pao chiu. Kang is the current Mortal Kombat champion representing Earthrealm, our Earth.
Joe Taslim as Sub-Zero
THE Sub-Zero is one of the strongest characters in the Mortal Kombat. Sub-Zero is a title that Kuai Liang has received. The character is the Grandmaster of the murderer clan Lin Kuei. His skills involve manipulating the ice, and his fighting style is shotokan, and dragon. He has a Kori sword and an ice scepter.
Hiroyuki Sanada as Scorpion
Scorpion is a very ferocious character and a spectrum ninja who releases metallic chains from his hands to fight. His fighting styles are Hapkido and Moi Fah.
Jessica McNamme as Sonya Blade
Sonya Blade is a soldier from the Texas State Earthrealm Special Forces. His military skills and Tae Kwon Do techniques will help in combat.
Josh Lawson as Kano
Kano is the leader and founder of the Black Dragon clan that traffics weapons in the Earthrealm subworld. His skills are Xing Yi and Aikido. Half of his body was taken over by cybernetic implants.
Mehcad Brooks as Jackson ‘Jax’ Briggs
Jax Briggs is the Special Forces Major Earthrealm who lost his arms during the battle. He got an update: two metal cyber arms. His skills are Judo and Muay Thai.
Tadanobu Asano as Raiden, the God of Thunder.
Raiden is the God of Thunder and protector Earthrealm. His skills are teleportation, lightning control, Judo, Jujutsu, and Tae Kwon Do. Use the Staff as a weapon.
Chin Han as Shang Tsung
Shang Tsung is the great organizer of Mortal Kombat. Born in Earthrealm, he became a sorcerer when he traveled to the kingdom of Outworld and swore allegiance to Shao Kahn, the personification of evil itself.
Cursed by the Ancient Gods, Shang must steal the souls of his opponents to regain his life force. He has the ability to transform and still absorb the powers of the soul he captures.
Sisi Stringer as Mileena
Mileena is a powerful warrior and the evil twin version of Princess Kitana of the kingdom of Edenia invaded by Shang Tsung for Shao Kahn.
Lewis Tan in a mysterious role.
The live action of Mortal Kombat arrives in March 2021 in theaters.
With information from Mortalkombat.fandom.com