Mortal Kombat screenwriter Greg Russo has posted an image of the set to his Twitter account celebrating the start of production, presumably at Adelaide Studios in South Australia where the main leg of production will be taking place.
— Greg Russo (@WriterRusso) September 15, 2019
Actor Lewis Tan recently posted an image of himself with fellow cast members Joe Taslim and Mehcad Brooks along with Russo on his Twitter account.
— Lewis Tan (@TheLewisTan) September 14, 2019
Here is what the cast looks like.
- Ludi Lin as Liu Kang.
- Hiroyuki Sanada as Scorpion.
- Chin Han as Shang Tsung.
- Jessica McNamee as Sonya Blade.
- Josh Lawson as Kano.
- Lewis Tan possibly playing new character Cole Turner.
- Joe Taslim as Sub-Zero.
- Tadanobu Asano as Raiden.
- Mehcad Brooks as Jax.
- Sisi Stringer as Melina.
Mortal Kombat is produced by Aquaman’s James Wan and is expected to be Hard-R as it will finally give us the signature violent fatalities from the games.
Warner Bros. will be distributing the film and has given it a release date of March 5th, 2021.
SOURCE: GREG RUSSO