New Line's adaptation of the Mortal Kombat series has acquired the role of Sub-Zero. According to The Hollywood Reporter, this role will be played by the star of the action movies "Raid" and "Fast and Furious 6" Joe Taslim. Filming is planned to begin in the second half of 2019, and they will take place mainly in Australia.
Note that we have been talking about a full-length movie adaptation of "Mortal Kombat" for many years. In 2015, it became known that one of the producers will be James Wang, and his studio Atomic Monster will participate in the creation of the movie. For a time, the director was listed as Kevin Tancharoen, the creator of the popular TV series Mortal Kombat: The Legacy, but back in 2013 he pulled out of the project.
that Simon McQuoid will be in the director's chair, for whom this will be his debut in a big movie. Let us also recall that this is not the first attempt to movie a fighting game. In 1995, the movie "Mortal Kombat" was released, which was quite successful at the box office. As for the development of the actual gaming franchise, in 2019 its fans were able to test its next episode - "Mortal Kombat 11".
The Topic of Article: Mortal Kombat adaptation of Sub-Zero revealed.