Anya Taylor-Pleasure is formally going from New Mutants to Furiosa. She’s simply been solid because the lead character within the upcoming Mad Max: Fury Highway prequel, Furiosa, co-written and directed by George Miller. She’ll be joined by Chris Hemsworth and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in unknown roles.
According to reports, Warner Bros. has but to formally inexperiencedmild the movie—but it’s in “superior growth” and after this information is a precedence for the studio.
Whereas we don’t know who Hemsworth or Abdul-Mateen II might be enjoying, we all know a good quantity about Furiosa itself, as Miller has been talking about the film for years. Throughout the lengthy development and manufacturing of Fury Highway, Miller helped write an origin story for the Charlie Theron character, purely in order that the actress would have one thing to drawn on. After all, the character instantly became an icon and ultimately, Miller determined he’d make a movie that defined Furiosa’s story earlier than hitting the highway with Max.
Miller had hoped Theron might reprise the position, however he by no means fairly was bought on digital de-aging know-how. Theron herself has expressed disappointment in regards to the resolution to recast however, finally, accepts Miller’s imaginative and prescient.
Taylor-Pleasure, who first wowed audiences in The Witch, was amongst several actress who had been virtually auditioning for the position over the past a number of months. She’s a strong, commanding performer that ought to be glorious in what’s positive to be a demanding position.
The query now’s, when the hell will we see this film? Miller is engaged on one other movie first, one which was speculated to be taking pictures already however needed to be pushed as a result of pandemic. It stars Idris Elba and Tilda Swinton. When that’s over, although, hopefully it’ll be Furiosa time.
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