Snafu the Great
Location: Everything you know is wrong.
|Survived two invasions, married (and divorced) Sonya, and had a little girl in between. Now Johnny is Raiden's chosen champion.
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Real Name: John Carlton
Age: 29 (MK1/9); 31 (MKX - during Shinnok's Invasion); 56 (as of MKX)
Height: 6' 1"
Hair: Brown, later dyed Blond
Legal Status: Earthrealm - American
Family: Robert Carlton - Father; Rose Carlton - Mother; Rebecca Carlton, Sister; Cindy Ford - Ex-wife No.1; Sonya Blade - Ex-wife No.2, Cassandra Carlton, daughter
Fighting Styles: Jeet Kune Do, Karate
Birthplace: Venice, California
Portrayed By: Daniel Pesina (Mortal Kombat, Mortal Kombat II), Chris Alexander (Mortal Kombat Trilogy), Linden Ashby (Mortal Kombat), Chris Conrad (Mortal Kombat: Annihilation); Matt Mullins, Casper Van Dien (Legacy)
Trivia: Originally, the creators wanted Jean-Claude Van Damme to play the role in the game, but was replaced by Pesina. Also, Brandon Lee was supposed to play the role of Johnny in the movie, but the role was given to Ashby (who is also a martial artist) following his untimely death in 1995.
* Ninja Mime (a box office flop in America, but a cult classic in France; Cyrax loathed this movie, and still wants his 8 bucks. This is also Johnny's first movie)
* Dragon Fist
* Dragon Fist 2
* Son of Dragon Fist
* HWAAAAA!! (won an Oscar)
* Sudden Violence
* Violence Hero
* Aquatic Assault
* Exiting the Dragon of Death (opposite Hong Kong action star Channie Jack, a spoof of Jackie Chan)
* 7 Poisons (a take on the Shaw Brothers' classic "Five Deadly Venoms")
* Cage Match
* The Gist of my Fist
* 24 Karate Gold
* Caged Rage (a poster of this movie can be seen in the Subway stage in Mortal Kombat: Armageddon)
* Who's That?
* Iron Claw
* Massive Strike
* Wu Shu (a TV series)
* Mortal Kombat
* Mortal Kombat II (Broke box office records)
* Mortal Kombat: The Death of Johnny Cage (Never finished)
* Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance (non-canon since Mortal Kombat: Deception revealed that he was actually killed in Deadly Alliance)
* Every Dog Has His Day (non-canon, was only depicted in the MK Comics by Malibu, in which he also got Sonya Blade an acting bit).
Chuck Norris learned his trademark move, along with his sense of duty and justice, from Jesus after watching Him roundhouse kick a money changer out of the temple.