Mortal Kombat movie reboot has officially wrapped filming, and to celebrate the occasion the cast of the movie gave us a glimpse of Liu Kang and Jax. Ludi Lin, who’s playing Liu Kang in the movie, posted a small teaser video on Twitter revealing a postcard with a photo of Liu Kang under the snow written, “Wrapped up on Mortal Kombat like a bloody Xmas present”. Mehcad Brooks also posted a photo of himself as Jax but didn’t show his face.
Warner Bros. announced early this week that the film will now be released on January 15, 2021, six weeks up from its previously announced March 5 release. 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. Mortal Kombat reboot is currently in shooting in South Australia. The movie producer, Todd Garner, previously shared a behind-the-scenes image of what looks Sub-Zero’s flash-freeze power.
The Mortal Kombat reboot film cast includes Ludi Lin as Liu Kang, Mehcad Brooks as Jax, Jessica McNamee as Sonya Blade, Hiroyuki Sanada as Scorpion, Josh Lawson as Kano, Tadanobu Asano as Raiden, Joe Taslim as Sub-Zero, Chin Han as Shang Tsung, Sisi Stringer as Mileena, and Lewis Tan as Johnny Cage.