Production officially starts on ‘Tomb Raider’

'Rise of the Tomb Raider'
‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’

Director Roar Uthaug has taken to Instagram to officially announce that production has begun on his ‘Tomb Raider’ film.

‘Tomb Raider’ stars Academy Award winner Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft, Daniel Wu and Walton Goggins. Little is known of the plot for the film aside from that it will take inspiration from the recent reboot of the game franchise.

The image itself gives very little away about the film but hopefully we will get an official synopsis or image soon!

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And we're off! #tombraider

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‘Tomb Raider’ will be directed by Roar Uthaug from a script by Geneva Robertson-Dworet and is due to hit cinemas on March 16th 2018.

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