Multi-platform “universe” of beloved online game collection can even embrace new big-screen adaptation
After becoming a member of the Indiana Jones collection in the upcoming Dial of Destiny, Phoebe Waller-Bridge is about to revive one other dormant adventurer franchise, Tomb Raider.
The Hollywood Reporter writes that Waller-Bridge will pen a TV reboot of the beloved online game for Amazon Studios. The TV collection is an element of a bigger Tomb Raider multi-platform universe that can even embrace one other big-screen adaptation and video video games, the previous of which might additionally contain the Fleabag star.
However, there are at the moment no plans for Waller-Bridge, a “large Tomb Raider fan,” to step into the position of tomb raider Lara Croft, beforehand portrayed in movie variations by Angelina Jolie and Alicia Vikander.
Waller-Bridge, who has an general take care of Amazon that was not too long ago re-upped, was beforehand enlisted to star in Prime Video’s rebooting of Mr. & Mrs. Smith alongside Donald Glover; Waller-Bridge in the end exited the challenge due to artistic variations and was changed by Pen15
The Emmy-winning Waller-Bridge beforehand accrued motion cred with writing credit on Killing Eve and the James Bond movie No Time to Die. The Hollywood Reporter provides that the Tomb Raider general deal represents the most important dedication Amazon Studios has put towards a challenge since devoting $250 million simply for the rights for their Lord of the Rings collection The Rings of Power.
Waller-Bridge will subsequent be seen within the position of Helena, Indiana Jones’ goddaughter, in The Dial of Destiny, out June 30.