Liu Kang, Jax, and Mileena cast for Mortal Kombat movie reboot

Pre-production for the upcoming Mortal Kombat movie reboot is in full swing with the film currently going through the casting process. Coming from New Line, the script was written by Greg Russo (Saints Row, Death Note 2) and will be directed by Simon McQuoid with James Wan and Todd Garner on as producers.

Joe Taslim has already been cast as Sub-Zero, and now Ludi Lin (Aquaman) is on as Liu Kang, Mechad Brooks (Supergirl, True Blood) as Jax, Sisi Stringer as Mileena, and Tadanobu Asano (Thor: Ragnarok) is in final negotiations to play Raiden according to Deadline. Although we’re not sure what storyline the movie will follow, it will hit theaters on March 5, 2021.

Check out the cast below: