Tomb Raider game series was rebooted back in 2013 and the movies are going to reboot in 2018. Warner Bros has announced that Alicia Vikander will play Lara Croft, Daniel Wu as her ally, and Walton Coggins as film’s mysterious villain.
The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Dominic West will join the cast. The veteran actor will play Lara’s father, Richard Croft, an aristocratic archeologist who is a huge part of the Tomb Raider mythos.
Gamers are hoping that Tomb Raider will finally be the first successful video game movie, after many gamers recently left dissapointed by recent Assassin’s Creed and Warcraft. Tomb Raider fans were also left dissapointed early-2000s Angelica Jolie films.
The movie will be based on the plot of the 2013 Tomb Raider video game, and it will follow Lara as she sets out for her first expodition looking to finish her father’s research, clear her disgraced family name and discover ancient secrets.