Joe Taslim signed a multi-picture contract when he agreed to star as Sub-Zero within the Mortal Kombat reboot, and from the sounds of issues, he’s planning to take advantage of it. The actor has already outlined his intentions for a number of initiatives that will put him entrance and heart, together with a Sub-Zero spinoff and a prequel that follows Bi-Han’s early years as a part of the Lin Kuei, in addition to his eventual reintroduction because the undead Noob Saibot.
Sub-Zero could have met his fiery demise on the finish of the current reboot, however Shang Tsung’s proclamation that “death is just another portal” was studio shorthand for ‘everyone’s coming again within the sequel, so don’t fear about it.’ On that observe, we’ve now heard from our sources – the identical ones who instructed us Enola Holmes 2 was in improvement lengthy earlier than Netflix introduced it final week – that the frosty fan favourite is ready to be an enormous a part of future Mortal Kombat films and can have a giant presence within the franchise shifting ahead.
The sequel hasn’t been given an official inexperienced gentle fairly but, however we’re all anticipating it, whereas there’ve already been tales of animated function movies, a number of spinoffs and an episodic HBO Max sequence, so it’s not as if we’ll be getting starved of Mortal Kombat content material over the following few years after the massive display screen reinvention of the property did robust enterprise on the field workplace by the requirements of the COVID-19 period.
Taslim was simply among the finest components of Mortal Kombat, too, so followers shall be very happy to see him play a a lot larger function in no matter comes subsequent for the resurgent online game property.