Tomb Raider movie sequel has hired a new director. According to a report by Deadline, Lovecraft Country showrunner Misha Green will write and direct Tomb Raider 2.
Alicia Vikander will be reprising the lead role in Tomb Raider 2. The movie was initially scheduled to release in March 2021. However, it got delayed indefinitely over production issues due to the pandemic. MGM hasn’t announced the new release date for Tomb Raider 2 yet. It will be produced by Graham King and Elizabeth Cantillon.
Green also served as executive producer of Lovecraft Country alongside J.J. Abrams and Jordan Peele. The series is based on Matt Ruff’s novel with the same name.