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The movie is being directed by Simon McQuoid, who is aiming for an R-rating with the film which will feature some of the famous fatalities. It was also previously explained that fans will see “a lot of familiar faces” in the film, but there are some other popular characters that will be saved for the sequel.
As far as the casting for the film goes, Joe Taslim (The Raid) will play Sub Zero, Ludi Lin (Power Rangers) plays Liu Kang, Jessica McNamee (The Meg) plays Sonya Blade, Josh Lawson (Superstore) takes on the role of Kano,