At about three and a half minutes, the video shows more images of the film produced by New Line Cinema. In addition to bringing new angles of characters like Jax and Mileena, the video shows some scenarios that will appear in the feature film.
According to Warner, the cast of the film bets on diversity and includes talents from cinema, television and also from the martial arts. The protagonist of the feature film is Lewis Tan, an actor from Deadpool 2 e Wu Assassin’s, who will be responsible for playing MMA fighter Cole Young.
While Cole is an unprecedented character in the universe of Mortal Kombat, fans of the game will also be able to see iconic fighters appearing in the film. The live-action will feature actor Joe Taslim, who has appeared in Star Trek Beyond, playing Sub-Zero, while Scorpion will be played by Hiroyuki Sanada.
Sub-Zero do live-action de Mortal Kombat.Source: Screnrant
The video released by Warner also features comments from actors such as Shang Tsung interpreter Chin Han and Ludi Lin, who brings the character Liu Kang to life. In addition, Josh Lawson and Max Huang, who play Kano and Kung Lao, underscore the realism of the struggles that will appear in the film.
Mortal Kombat confirmed actors and characters
Below, you can see a list of all the actors and characters confirmed in the Mortal Kombat movie.
- Lewis Tan (Deadpool 2) – Cole Young
- Jessica McNamee (The Meg) – Sonya Blade
- Josh Lawson (Bombshell) – Kano
- Tadanobu Asano (Midway) –Lord Raiden
- Mehcad Brooks (Supergirl) – Jackson “Jax” Bridges
- Ludi Lin (Aquaman)-Liu Kang
- Chin Han (Skyscraper) – Shang Tsung
- Joe Taslim (Star Trek Beyond) – Bi-Han e Sub-Zero
- Hiroyuki Sanada (Skyscraper) –Hanzo Hasashi e Scorpion
- Max Huang (Dragon Blade) – Kung Lao
- Sisi Stringer (Children of the Corn) – Mileena
The team behind the feature film’s cameras includes Australian director Simon McQuoid and Greg Russo as the adaptation’s screenwriter. The feature film also features production by James Wan, a filmmaker famous for creating the cinematographic universe of Invocation of Evil and for working on Aquaman.
A live-action movie from Mortal Kombat will be released in Brazilian cinemas on May 13. The production debuts abroad on April 23, simultaneously on the big screen and on the HBO Max streaming platform.
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