Ben Wheatley To Helm “Tomb Raider” Sequel

Amy Jump To Pen Tomb Raider Sequel

Ben Wheatley (“Kill List,” “Free Fire”) has been set to direct the sequel to last year’s “Tomb Raider” rebooot starring Alicia Vikander.

Vikander will reprise her role of Lara Croft in the follow-up to the game adaptation, with the new film setting a release date of March 19th 2021. Shooting will begin early next year.

Amy Jump is writing the sequel script and both Graham King and Elizabeth Cantillon are producing through GK Films. Wheatley is currently in post-production on the latest “Rebecca” adaptation for Working Title Films.

Source: Deadline