Jeri Ryan has been cast as Sonya Blade in Mortal Kombat: Rebirth. Mortal Kombat: Rebirth (2010) will be a 10-episode web mini-series based on the Mortal Kombat: Rebirth Short Film. Jeri Ryan also appeared in that incarnation of Mortal Kombat: Rebirth, towards the end of the short film. Michael Jai White is also reprising his role as Jackson “Jaks” Briggs.
…greenlit by Warner Bros. The series will be written by Kevin Tancharoen and Spartacus: Blood and Sand writers Todd Helbing and Aaron Helbing, with Tancharoen directing…Shooting is scheduled to begin in Vancouver in February. Characters that are rumored to be included from the Mortal Kombat franchise are Shang Tsung, Liu Kang, Sub-Zero, Kabal, Kitana, Mileena and Scorpion.
Jeri Ryan announced she would be reprising her Mortal Kombat: Rebirth short film role via her Twitter account, which we have posted below.
The Mortal Kombat: Rebirth web mini-series will begin on April 19, 2011, the same day the video game is released. What do you think of the new Mortal Kombat series and the casting so far?