BREAKING: Alicia Vikander Cast As Lara Croft In 'Tomb Raider' Reboot
By Matt O.
Its official everyone, the Tomb Raider reboot has found their new Lara Croft!
According to Justin Kroll over at Variety, MGM and GK Films have cast the incredible Ex Machina and The Danish Girl actress Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft in their highly anticipated Big-screen Tomb Raider reboot.
While there had been reports of Daisy Ridley (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) being the front runner for the role, a source indicates that the Studios had decided on Vikander awhile back and were just waiting to officially announce the casting.
Get the finer details from Variety below:
So what does everyone think about this badass casting? Does Alicia Vikander have what it takes to feel the shoes of the legendary character Lara Croft? Let us know in the comments down below.
No release date has been set for the film.