This Hollywood star can be heard as Lara Croft in new series
Hayley Atwell (39) will voice Lara Croft in the Netflix animated series ‘Tomb Raider, ‘The Hollywood Reporter reported Monday. It will be the second animation job at the streaming service for the actress, referred to for her job as Peggy Carter in the Marvel film ‘Skipper America’. She previously worked on the series ‘3Below: Tales of Arcadia’.
The new animated series is set after the video game series that was released on various game consoles between 2013 and 2018. In the first game, Tomb Raider, a young Lara Croft, washes ashore on an island where she must survive and search for a lost Japanese kingdom. This Lara is a younger version of the British archaeologist played by Angelina Jolie in the 2001 and 2003 live-action films. It is not yet known what the new series will be about.
In 2018, a film based on the video game series from 2013 was released 2013. Alicia Vikander played the lead role in that film.