Karl Urban, who played Billy Butcher in The Boys, is in talks with Warner Bros. to play Johnny Cage in Mortal Kombat 2.
New Line Cinema is making a sequel to Mortal Kombat. Now in the latest Cinema and TV newsThe actor who plays the role of Johnny Cage in this movie has probably been identified. TheWrap reported that Karl UrbanThe 50-year-old New Zealand actor is in final negotiations with Warner Bros. to appear in Mortal Kombat 2, where he is said to play Johnny Cage. Simon McQuaidthe director of Mortal Kombat will return to direct the sequel to this action film.
Jeremy Slater The author of Moon Knight series and The Umbrella Academy series is responsible for writing the script of Mortal Kombat 2. The Mortal Kombat movie was released in theaters and HBO Max in 2021 and received average to poor reviews from critics and audiences. Mortal Kombat has grossed more than $83.7 million worldwide, including $3.42 million in North America and $41.4 million in other countries.
Of course, the Mortal Kombat movie has also been well received by HBO Max users. In the world of Mortal Kombat, Johnny Cage is one of the main heroes defending the world of Earthrealm, who is very popular among fans, and at the end of the first part of the Mortal Kombat movie, his presence in the second part was mentioned. In the later installments of Mortal Kombat, Casey Cage’s daughter was given the role.
Karl Urban is best known these days for playing the role of Billy Butcher in the series The Boys, and he also played the role of Éomir in the Lord of the Rings films such as The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of The King has played. Other prominent roles of Urban include Thor: Ragnarok, Dredd, The Chronicles of Riddick, The Bourne Supremacy, Doom, Star Trek trilogy, Pete’s Dragon and The Sea Beast.