The Tomb Raider film sequel is unofficially (for now) titled Tomb Raider: Obsidian, incoming director Misha Inexperienced has revealed.
Inexperienced stepped in to helm the Tomb Raider sequel after earlier director Ben Wheatley left the mission earlier this yr. Having beforehand directed episode eight of HBO’s Lovecraft Nation, starring Jurnee Smollett and Jonathan Majors, Inexperienced is making her feature-length directorial debut with the sequel to the 2018 cinematic Tomb Raider reboot.
In a Twitter publish shared Friday, Inexperienced not solely let free the working title for the subsequent Tomb Raider film; she additionally confirmed that the primary draft of the script has been accomplished.
Nonetheless a protracted journey to manufacturing. Title’s not even authorized. 🤫😜 However first draft completed!!! 🎉🥳🎊 #TombRaider pic.twitter.com/wrKVUubM6ICould 14, 2021
In fact, Inexperienced concurrently reminded everybody to not get too forward of themselves, regardless of the excellent news. Whereas this undoubtedly means Warner Bros. remains to be shifting forward with the sequel, Inexperienced notes that there is nonetheless “a protracted approach to manufacturing” and says the title hasn’t even been authorized. Regardless, a completed script is an efficient signal that the artistic cogs are turning.
Apart from this little tidbit, we do not know a complete lot in regards to the new Tomb Raider flick. It most likely will not shock many to listen to that Alicia Vikander is returning because the titular adventurer, however we’re nonetheless ready on another official casting information, to not point out story particulars, a filming schedule, and a launch window.
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