Is Chinese-Canadian action star Ludi Lin set for the big time as steps up from roles in Monster Hunt and Aquaman to play Liu Kang in Mortal Kombat? Photo: Alvin Goh, Warner Brothers
Is Chinese-Canadian action star Ludi Lin set for the big time as steps up from roles in Monster Hunt and Aquaman to play Liu Kang in Mortal Kombat? Photo: Alvin Goh, Warner Brothers

Mortal Kombat star Ludi Lin talks overcoming racism, anti-Asian prejudice in America and drawing inspiration from Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan to play Liu Kang – exclusive interview

  • Is Chinese-Canadian actor Ludi Lin the next Henry Golding? Action roles in Monster Hunt and Aquaman have led to the Mortal Kombat film and coming Kung Fu series
  • He always played his character Liu Kang in the arcade game and grew up watching Jackie Chan – later he came to appreciate Bruce Lee’s wisdom and individuality

Is Chinese-Canadian action star Ludi Lin set for the big time as steps up from roles in Monster Hunt and Aquaman to play Liu Kang in Mortal Kombat? Photo: Alvin Goh, Warner Brothers
Is Chinese-Canadian action star Ludi Lin set for the big time as steps up from roles in Monster Hunt and Aquaman to play Liu Kang in Mortal Kombat? Photo: Alvin Goh, Warner Brothers
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