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‘Tomb Raider’ producer teases the reboot’s plot

During our interview for Allied, Stefan Pape spoke to Hollywood powerhouse Producer Graham King about future projects, one of them being the reboot of Tomb Raider starring Alicia Vikander and how it will differ from the Angelina Jolie movies. In the interview he confirms the story will start again: “This is a young Lara Croft […]

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Alicia Vikander to play Lara Croft in ‘Tomb Raider’ reboot

“The Danish Girl” star Alicia Vikander has nabbed one of Hollywood’s most coveted leading roles. Vikander will be playing Lara Croft in the MGM and GK Films’ “Tomb Raider” reboot, it was announced Thursday. Norwegian helmer Roar Uthaug is on board to direct.

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‘Star Wars’ star Daisy Ridley being eyed for Lara Croft in ‘Tomb Raider’ reboot

Newcomer Daisy Ridley may have hit the motherlode of film franchises when the then-virtual unknown was cast in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but the 23-year-old Brit actress is in the running for another icon: Lara Croft. Deadline understands that the fresh-faced Ridley is one of a number of actresses being considered for the Tomb […]

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‘Tomb Raider’ reboot finds director

After more than five years in development, the Tomb Raider reboot has unearthed a director. Roar Uthaug, the director behind the Norwegian disaster drama The Wave, will direct MGM and Warner Bros.’s feature project that seeks to re-launch a franchise featuring archeologist Lara Croft. At the same time, Geneva Robertson-Dworet, who penned the Black List […]

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‘Tomb Raider’ reboot gets ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ writer

Evan Daugherty has been set to script Tomb Raider, the reboot of the video game property with the fetching heroine, with Warner Bros joining producer Graham King and MGM. The latter studio has signed on to partner with MGM and distribute the film. Daugherty’s recent work includes Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Divergent, Snow White and […]