Variety is reporting that MORTAL KOMBAT live-action reboot has cast Hiroyuki Sanada as Scorpion and Chin Han as shape-shifter Shang Tsung. Yesterday it announced that Jessica McNamee will join the film cast as Sonya Blade and Josh Lawson as Kano. Lewis Tan has reportedly been cast in talks to for an undisclosed role.

MORTAL KOMBAT movie full cast includes Ludi Lin as Liu Kang, Joe Taslim as Sub-Zero, Mehcad Brooks as Jackson “Jax” Briggs, Sisi Stringer as Mileena, Tadanobu Asano as Raiden, Hiroyuki Sanada as Scorpion, Chin Han, Jessica McNamee as Sonya Blade, Josh Lawson as Kano, and Lewis Tan in an undisclosed role.

James Wan is producing the reboot of 1995’s Mortal Kombat and 1997’s Mortal Kombat: Annihilation movie with Simon McQuoid serving as director. Greg Russo is writing the film script. The film will be shot in South Australia later this year.

Mortal Kombat live-action movie adaptation will be released on March 5, 2021.