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‘Mortal Kombat’ Scribe Greg Russo To Adapt ‘System Shock’ For Binge Live-Action Series


Greg Russo will elevate his files of adapting video video games for display disguise to Binge, which has tapped the Mortal Kombat scribe to write down and dispute its upcoming live-hump Machine Shock series.

Location to stream exclusively on, an an upcoming gaming entertainment streaming platform, Machine Shock is in step with Nightdive Studios’ hump video sport franchise. The popular Machine Shock plunges gamers into Citadel Field in the year 2072, where an unnamed hacker wakes from a coma handiest to be confronted by murderous robots, killer cyborgs, malicious mutants, and a malevolent AI named SHODAN that seeks to manipulate Earth.

“I’m honored to absorb the exchange to work alongside the good team at Binge and Nightdive Studios to elevate the iconic Machine Shock franchise to existence,” said Russo. “I’ve been expecting the correct exchange to build my directorial debut, and I lastly realized it.”

Added Binge Chief Grunt Officer Allan Ungar: “Greg is a wonderfully talented screenwriter who possesses an unmatched files and keenness for gaming. His inventive methodology to storytelling and his deep thought of the source fabric will positively fetch fans fascinated about this contemporary franchise. We’re thrilled to be bringing him on board and can’t wait to portion his vision with audiences worldwide.”

Russo can even govt create alongside Nightdive Studios’ Stephen Kick and Larry Kuperman. Ungar will create.

To boot to to Mortal Kombat, Russo has tailored a model of video video games into film and tv including Space Invaders for Original Line and Warner Bros., and Saints Row for director F. Gary Gray.

He’s represented by Verve, Lit Leisure and licensed knowledgeable Jeff Frankel.

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