Legendary Entertainment is working with Netflix on Tomb Raider after previously working with the streamer on the Lost in Space remake. It was also announced on Wednesday that Legendary is working on an animated Skull Island series at Netflix.dj2 Entertainment is also working on the Tomb Raider anime. It’s the latest in a long line of video game adaptations for the company after the movie Sonic the Hedgehog. they have a movie based on Sleeping Dogs in development with TV shows based on My friend Pedro, Disco Elysium, Life is strange, and more.
It is not yet known if Camilla Luddington, who played Lara Croft in the reboot trilogy, is part of this project. The actress currently stars in Grey’s Anatomy and most recently played Zatanna in the 2017 animated film Justice League: Dark and its 2020 sequel, Apokolips War.
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Shadow of the Tomb Raider was the last game released in the series. It was released in 2018 and received mostly positive reviews from critics. IGN Shadow of the Tomb Raider live review praised the game and said it “convincingly leaves her in a place that looks like she was when we were first introduced to her over 20 years ago.”
The Tomb Raider movie franchise is also in full swing. The sequel will be written and directed by the creator of Lovecraft Country with Alicia Vikander playing Lara Croft again.
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Petey Oneto is a freelance writer for IGN.