Liu Kang, who not-so-subtly resembled Bruce Lee, was one of the seven original characters introduced in the first game, which consisted of one-on-one matches in a tournament held on the fictional Shang Tsung's island in a world called Earthrealm.
Although nobody likes to admit it, the first 'Mortal Kombat' movie had its moments and seeing the likes of Scorpion and Sub-Zero on a big screen really was something special. You might recall Lin from the latest season of Black Mirror, where he appeared as Lance in the episode, "Striking Vipers".
Well, after news that The Raid's Joe Taslim has landed the role of Sub-Zero, the producers of Mortal Kombat have made some new additions to the billing and they're more exciting than executing the flawless fatality.
Tadanobu Asano (Thor: Ragnarok) is also in final negotiations to play Raiden. In addition to Asano, Supergirl actor Mehcad Brooks has been chosen to play Jax while Sisi Stringer will play Mileena. However, he's generally known for his background in Japanese films, such as in Takashi Miike's Ichi the Killer, Takeshi Kitano's Zatoichi, and Nagisa Oshima's Taboo. Finally, in the role of Mileena is newcomer actress Sisi Stringer.
The Mortal Kombat movie is expected to begin production in Adelaide, Australia in the next few months. The enduring popularity of the game pushed New Line and Warner Bros.to try again with a film franchise, with the studio recently announcing a 2021 release for a rebooted film.
The new Mortal Kombat film, which has been in development for a long time, will be directed by Australian commercials director Simon McQuoid, who is making his directorial debut with the project.
Todd Garner also produces, with Larry Kasanoff, E. Bennett Walsh, Michael Clear, and Sean Robins executive producing.
Biggar kicked a penalty to open the scoring, and England then had Watson sin-binned for a deliberate knock-on. England had not gone pointless in the first-half of a match since the 2011 World Cup clash with France.
Police stepped in to maintain order in Calgary on Saturday as pro-Hong Kong and pro-Beijing protesters faced off. Saturday also saw dueling demonstrations in Hong Kong. "The government has been ignoring us for months".
As we advance through the weekend, most of it has been dry! Temperatures stay above normal to start the next work week. Rain chances ease into the late afternoon, just in time to kickoff the Colts game at Lucas Oil Stadium.
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) said they "experienced a technical software issue" that "affected trading in certain securities". Such events are rare, with the last such delayed start in June past year , when the FTSE opened one hour late owing to a glitch.
"Nous ignorons encore la nationalité des marins enlevés ce jeudi au large de Douala ", a indiqué l'officier supérieur. Selon cette étude, 73% des enlèvements et 92% des prises d'otages en mer se déroulent dans cette zone.
Bringing in a veteran like McCown will provide some assurance at the backup quarterback position for the Eagles. McCown, 40, appeared in four games for the Jets past year , starting in three for the then-injured Sam Darnold .
Corbyn and McCluskey reject Jo Swinson's Brexit games
Stamford MP Nick Boles has joined anti-Brexit rebel Tories in seeking a meeting with Jeremy Corbyn to stop a "no deal" Brexit . On Friday Swinson told BBC radio she had spoken to both of them, and both said they would be willing to serve.
Thomas reminds he hasn’t gone away at BMW Championship
Englishman Justin Rose finished the day on four-under, with Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy one further back on three-under 69. Woods is projected to need a top 10 this week to advance to East Lake, where he is defending champion.
Barty reaches Cincy semis, Osaka retires with knee injury
After splitting sets with Sofia Kenin, Osaka took a time-out early in the third to have her left knee examined and wrapped. Barty, the Australian top seed, engineered her second comeback in as many days, overhauling Maria Sakkari 5-7, 6-2, 6-0.