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Tomb Raider: Obsidian was a planned film to Sequel 2018 film was going to be made by Warner Bros., with Alicia Vikander was set to reprise her role and Misha Green was slated to direct the film.

Cast[]

  • Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft

Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. Tomb Raider (2018) received good reviews from critics and performed well at the box office.
  2. Alicia Vikander expressed her interest to reprise her role.
  3. Filming was supposed to begin in early 2020, but the COVID-19 pandemic forced to postpone production indefinitely.
  4. MGM lost the contract for the franchise as the rights had been expired in 2022.

Results[]

  • Tomb Raider: Obsidian was permanently cancelled.
  • The 2018 reboot series is a stand-alone film.
  • Misha Green replaced Ben Wheatley, who was the original director when it was pre-production. The latter went on to direct Meg 2: The Trench, which was released in 2023.
  • In 2023, MGM's sister company Amazon Studios secured the rights for the new Tomb Raider film, Warner Bros. permanently exited the franchise.
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