Mortal Kombat 2 or the Sequel has been given a green light by the Hollywood Production Studio ‘New Light’ and the most interesting update is that Jeremy Slater has been hired as the screenwriter who also worked on Marvel’s Moon Knight, which is about to be released soon. on Disney Plus.
The series will be based on a Video Game of the same name created by Ed Boon and John Tobias, and according to the reports of The Hollywood Reporterthe film will be a sequel to Mortal Combat which was released in April 2021 on HBO Max in addition to in theaters.
Since the first film was directed by Simon McQuoid starring Lewis Tan, Jessica McNamee, Josh Lawson, Joe Taslim, Mehcad Brooks, Matilda Kimber, Laura Brent, Tadanobu Asano, Hiroyuki Sanada, Chin Han, Ludi Lin, and Max Huang , But the director for the second installment has not been announced yet, The production house has just announced about the film and the author, But since it’s the sequel then we can confirm that the few casts from the first movie they will absolutely appear in the movie.
About Jeremy Slater the Writer of Mortal Kombat 2
As we all know Jeremy Slater will write the script of Mortal Kombat 2, he has a really long and good Filmography as he wrote the script of Fantastic FourPet, The Exorcist, The Umbrella Academy and Coyote vs. Acme and he’s also working on Movie Thread as the author and will also debut as the director from this film.
The Movie is in the early stage and the casts and directors aren’t yet announced, so we can take the announcement about its Release Date and its platform will be made soon, and most probably the film has a slate to get a stand, the early phase of production can start at the end of 2022.