Adelaide, capital of South Australia, will host the filming of the new film by Mortal Kombat. It has been confirmed by the Prime Minister of the region, Steve Marshall, who has celebrated the agreement with New Line Cinema to shoot the new film of the popular video game in the southern area of Australia. According to the politician, it will involve an injection of 70 million dollars in the local economy and the creation of about 500 jobs related to the production of the new film.
It has confirmed what had been talking in recent months: Simon McQuoid will direct it and Greg Russo will be in charge of his script. The production will be borne by James Wan. The pre-production of the film will begin at the end of May and it is expected that filming will not be delayed beyond the end of 2019. Its director has celebrated the agreement reached and the decision to take his recording to Adelaide: “We need many different elements for the film. success of Mortal Kombat and we have found them here: the uniquely beautiful landscapes, the first-class stage facilities, the VFX companies and the brilliant artists and technicians of the entire film community of South Australia & quot ;
Little is known about what will be the third film to be released in theaters of the Ed Boon franchise What his screenwriter did is that he hopes to inject some humor into the Mortal Kombat formula, but Without forgetting the elements that have made the saga one of the biggest franchises in the videogame industry, it is known that Warner Bros., beyond the present production, is also preparing a new animated film by Mortal Kombat, from which new details are also expected in the coming weeks.
The first film of Mortal Kombat premiered in 1995 with great success; its sequel, Mortal Kombat: Annihilation, although profitable, threw all the work of the original delivery to the ground.