Airing for one season, first in syndication and then finishing on TNT, Mortal Kombat Conquest was a prequel to the franchise that followed the original Kung Lao after he defeated Shang Tsung in Mortal Kombat and began to train a new group of warriors to be ready for the next tournament against Shao Khan’s forces.
This week on the 500th episode of the Everything Actioncast, Zach and Chris talk Dune, The Boys Season 2, Raised by Wolves, Clerks, Bulletproof, Brawl in Cell Block 99, Scream, Venture Bros, The Walking Dead, and more.
Originally played by Raymond Burr back in the late 50s and early 60s, Matthew Rhys takes over as Perry Mason in a new HBO series that follows his early days as a private eye in 1930s Los Angeles before he became the legendary criminal defense lawyer he’s known for.
Kingsman goes back to the beginning next February for the World War I set prequel The King’s Man, which reveals the origins of the gentlemanly spy agency.
After serving in the SAS in World War II, Alfred Pennyworth starts a private security firm and is hired by Thomas Wayne in 1960s London, where Wayne has uncovered a conspiracy that threatens himself and the entire government of England.
Paramount may have finally given Transformers fans what they’ve wanted after 10 years of torture at the hands of Michael Bay as the upcoming 80s set prequel Bumblebee features glorious looking G1 characters and what seems like a genuinely affecting friendship between Bee and 18-year-old Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld).