‘Tomb Raider’: First Look during Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft

Attention all “Tomb Raider” enthusiasts — Warner Bros. and MGM have revealed the initial look at Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft.


In newly-released photos, initial published in Vanity Fair, Vikander is shown holding on a purpose initial commandeered by Angelina Jolie in a 2001 big-screen instrumentation of a strike Eidos action-adventure video diversion franchise, that has sold some-more than 35 million units worldwide.

The photos uncover Vikander — clad in the iconic tank tip and load pants — on an island off a seashore of Japan. Armed with a square of timber (or archaeological discovery), she looks prepared to quarrel in one of a images.

Norwegian filmmaker Roar Uthaug (“The Wave”) is directing a film, that also stars Dominic West (“The Affair”) and Walton Goggins (“Sons of Anarchy”).

The pic will take a opposite instruction than a strange “Tomb Raider,” focusing instead on a video diversion series’ 2013 reboot, that chronicled Croft’s origins and her initial goal as an archaeologist.

In an talk with GQ, Uthuag explained that a film will benefaction an wholly new chronicle of Croft that fans of a 2001 movie have nonetheless to see.

“As an start story, this film will deliver Lara as a immature lady who hasn’t nonetheless found her approach and her place in a world; a immature lady with good suggestion and potential,” he said. “We follow her struggles and her tour toward apropos a chairman she was meant to be and earning a purpose of ‘Tomb Raider.’”

(Photos by Graham Bortholomew/Courtesy of Warner Bros.)


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