She is taking on the role made famous by Angelina Jolie in the 2001 action film series Tomb Raider. And Alicia Vikander is already proving herself to be an impressive Lara Croft, judging by the first pictures of the Swedish actress on the set of the rebooted version of the film. Sporting a low cut […]
Dominic West has been cast to play Lara Croft’s father in MGM and Warner Bros.’s reboot of Tomb Raider.
Walton Goggins, the actor best known for his work in Django Unchained, The Shield and Justified, will co-star in 2018’s live-action Tomb Raider film. Details are light at this stage, but the series’ Twitter account confirmed that Goggins will star opposite Oscar winner Alicia Vikander, who’s stepping into the role of Lara Croft. More #TombRaider […]
Walton Goggins is in final negotiations to join Warner Bros, MGM and GK Films reboot of “Tomb Raider,” the latest adaptation of the popular video game starring Alicia Vikander as the iconic character Lara Croft. WB recently announced the pic would be released on March 16, 2018 with Norwegian director Roar Uthaug helming. Goggins would […]
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 […]
Totally. I definitely have to ask you something that I’m very curious to see, is this new version of Tomb Raider. It’s a big movie. So for you, were you a little bit nervous to sign onto something like that or were you sort of relishing the chance to be the lead in one of these […]
“They told me they were doing the film based on the reboot of the game from 2013,” Vikander said on our phone call today. “That is more of an origin story. You get into an emotional aspect of getting to know Lara hopefully in an in-depth way. So I hope that doing a film of […]
Warner Bros. and MGM have dated Alicia Vikander’s “Tomb Raider” for March 16, 2018.
“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.
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 […]
First, the director confirmed the reboot will be an origin story, similar to the 2013 video game. When asked if the new series of games will inform the new movie at all, Uthaug praised Crystal Dynamics’ ability to make Lara Croft a relatable character, noting his film will take a similar approach with her. “I […]
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 […]
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 […]