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The "Mortal Kombat" movie just cast two more key roles: Chin Han will play evil warlock Shang Tsung and Hiroyuki Sanada has been cast as undead ninja warrior Scorpion.

They join previously cast Joe Taslim (Sub Zero), Ludi Lin (Liu Kang), Jessica McNamee (Sonya Blade), Josh Lawson (Kano), Tadanobu Asano (Raiden), Mehcad Brooks (Jackson “Jax” Bridges), Sisi Stringer (Mileena) and Lewis Tan.

Han's credits include "The Dark Knight, " "Skyscraper," "Independence Day: Resurgence" and "Contagion," as well as TV series "Arrow" and "Lethal Weapon."

Sanada most recently appeared in "Avengers: Endgame" and will next be seen in Zack Snyder’s "Army of the Dead." His TV credits include "Westworld," "Lost," "Helix," "Extant" and "The Last Ship."

"Mortal Kombat" is set for a March 5, 2021, release.

[Via Variety]