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Posted On April 28, 2016By Alamin YohannesIn Casting

Alicia Vikander Is Lara Croft in New “Tomb Raider’

‘We have a new Tomb Raider! A “Tomb Raider” reboot was previously announced, but now we know the young actress leading the project. According to The Hollywood Reporter Alicia Vikander will play Lara Croft. The film centers on a young Lara Croft on her first adventure. The dangerous journey will lead her to becoming the badass longtime fans of the franchise know and love. Roar Uthaug is set to direct while Graham King will produce. MGM and Warner Bros are teaming up on the production. Vikander is not the first actress to play LaraRead More
One door closes, and two more open. Looks like Alicia Vikander has two very good reasons for dropping out of James Ponsoldt’s “The Circle.” Deadline reports the Swedish actress is in talks for two high profile gigs: The female lead in “Asassin’s Creed” opposite Michael Fassbender, and the new “Bourne Identity” sequel that brings Matt Damon back into the franchise. “Assassin’s Creed” is based on the video game franchise, which centers on Desmond Miles, a man who, after being kidnapped by an organization with ties to the Knights Templar, isRead More
Alicia Vikander has become so in demand that she may already be dropping out of a hot property she only recently signed on to. But her loss may be Emma Watson’s gain. Deadline reports Vikander is likely out of the lead role in James Ponsoldt’s “The Circle,” and an offer has been made to Watson to replace her. In the adaptation of Dave Eggers’ best-selling novel, Tom Hanks also stars in the technological thriller set at a fictional company loosely based on Google. If the new deal makes, Watson wouldRead More
Alicia Vikander has been set to play the lead role in James Ponsoldt’s “The Circle,” based on the Dave Eggers 2013 best-selling novel of the same name, according to THR. Tom Hanks also stars in the technological thriller set at a fictional company loosely based on Google. Vikander will play Mae, a recent graduate who thinks she’s landed her dream job when she’s hired by The Circle, the tech company owned by Hanks’ character. Soon, inevitably, she discovers things are not as they seem. Vikander broke out in 2012 withRead More
Things have been pretty quiet on the “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” front, but today comes the first photo from the film to remind us that this spy comedy remake exists and is coming in 2015. Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer play the leads, Napoleon Solo and sidekick Illya Kuryakin, respectively. Guy Ritchie directed the new film, about the two spies who work for the United Network Command for Law Enforcement (or U.N.C.L.E.) and use their charm, wit and advanced spy technology on missions. Alicia Vikander has the female lead role,Read More
Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander are getting some company for “The Danish Girl,” the fact-based historical drama that’s the next film of director Tom Hooper. According to Deadline, Amber Heard is in talks to join the film in a supporting role. “The Danish girl” s an adaptation of the 2001 David Ebershoff novel about the life of Danish painter Einar Wegener (played by Redmayne), who, in 1931, became the first man to undergo a sex-change operation. Vikander is playing Greta, Wegener’s Californian wife, while Heard is up for the supportingRead More
The battle between man and machine gets real in the first two trailers released for Alex Garland’s “Ex Machina,” starring Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson and Alicia Vikander. Isaac plays a young billionaire who invites one of his employees (Gleeson) to stay at his house for the weekend, before revealing that he’s actually been invited there for a test. Gleeson’s character is put in contact with Vikander as the world’s first artificially intelligent computer, who looks and behaves quite life-like. It’s not long before Gleeson’s character can’t quite figure out whoRead More
Alicia Vikander Kit Harington Testament of Youth Poster
The romance between Alicia Vikander and Kit Harington is at the center of the first poster (courtesy of Empire Online) for James Kent‘s Vera Brittain adaptation “Testament of Youth.” Based on the 1933 autobiography by Brittain, the Juliette Towhidi-scripted “Testament of Youth” is set against the backdrop of World War I and follows the early life of the renowned English pacifist (Vikander), who left her studies at Oxford University to enlist as a Voluntary Aid Detachment nurse in the armed forces — particularly in London, Malta and France — whereRead More
Alicia Vikander Son of a Gun 2
A new clip from the heist thriller “Son of a Gun” has debuted, teasing us with a scene between Brenton Thwaites as a young fugitive and Alicia Vikander as his romantic interest. The feature directorial debut of award-winning short film writer-director Julius Avery (“Jerrycan”), “Son of a Gun” centers on JR (Thwaites), a 19-year-old who is detained for a minor crime and locked up behind bars, where gives up what little freedom he has left to form an alliance with crime boss Brendan Lynch (Ewan McGregor). After assisting Lynch andRead More

Posted On September 18, 2014By Alamin YohannesIn Images

First Look at Alicia Vikander in ‘Ex Machina’

The first image of Alicia Vikander in “Ex Machina” has been released, and it’s definitely a strange one which reveals a lot about the film’s sci-fi roots. The film follows Caleb (Domhnall Gleeson), a young computer coder, who is invited to the home of the CEO of the world’s largest internet company (Oscar Iassc). Unbeknownst to Caleb, Isaac’s character has brought him in to test out the world’s first completely artificial intelligent machine. Vikander plays the robot. The new image from the film shows off her female robot’s essentially completelyRead More