Advertisement director Simon McQuoid is in chats with New Line studios to direct their Mortal Kombat reboot, as indicated by Variety’s Justin Kroll.
The Australian director is among the most sought after advertisements chief and a lot of his work can be seen at his site in the connection above. The film will be produced by James Wan, among others, and the latest script draft was composed by Greg Russo.
The Mortal Kombat establishment started as an arcade diversion before developing into a computer game arrangement and in addition two past film adaptations, Paul W.S. Anderson’s 1995 unique and the inadequately recieved spin-off Annihilation. The games are being developed under co-maker and innovative executive Ed Boon at NeverRealm Studios, which, as New Line, is a Warner Bros. subsidiary. Current WB Chairman Kevin Tsujihara revived the property with the debut of the web arrangement Mortal Kombat: Legacy.
The primary film is somewhat of a cult classic now for its conventional components and full amount of fun. Given that we wouldn’t watch a cool Dragon Ball Z live action movie at any point in the near future, this is about as close as we can seek after to the extent enchanted hand to hand fighting film goes. Even better, it feels like the minute is ready for new – maybe grittier – go up against the material.