UPDATE: Original director Simon McQuoid is officially confirmed to return as director for Mortal Kombat 2.
New Line Cinema has officially green-lit a sequel to Mortal Kombat. Marvel Studios’ Moon Knight scribe Jeremy Slater has been hired to write the script for Mortal Kombat 2.
The first film was released last year simultaneously in theaters and on HBO Max opening number one at the box office and ranking at the top of HBO Max’s most watched list.
Stars Lewis Tan, Jessica McNamee, Joe Taslim, Mehcad Brooks, Ludi Lin, Chin Han and Tadanobu Asano are expected to return.
Stay tuned as we learn more as to who will step into the role of fan favorite Johnny Cage.