MORTAL KOMBAT movie announces first cast members

Mortal Kombat (Warner Bros.)

The pieces are beginning to come today in Warner Bros./New Line’s upcoming Mortal Kombat movie.

Towards the end of last week rumours began to circulate that Aquaman and Power Rangers (2017) actor Ludi Lin would be joining the movie as Liu Kang.

That news has now been confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter a long with a bunch of other casting news!

Lin will be joined by Supergirl‘s soon-to-depart actor Mehcad Brooks who will be playing Jai, Sisi Stringer will be playing Mileena and Thor: Ragnarok star Tadanobu Asano will be tackling the role of Raiden. Also starring is Joe Taslim (The Raid) as the legendary Sub Zero.

Mortal Kombat is due to hit cinemas on March 5, 2021 and will be directed by Simon McQuoid.

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