Vikander as Lara Croft

The first pictures of Swedish actress Alicia Vikander, 28, as Lara Croft (above) in the reboot of the action film Tomb Raider have been released. Actress Angelina Jolie had previously played the video game heroine. The reboot by Norwegian director Ro
Alicia Vikander as Lara CroftPHOTO: WARNER BROS

The first pictures of Swedish actress Alicia Vikander, 28, as Lara Croft in the reboot of the action film Tomb Raider have been released.

Actress Angelina Jolie had previously played the video game heroine.

The reboot by Norwegian director Roar Uthaug is slated for release in March next year.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 30, 2017, with the headline 'Vikander as Lara Croft'. Print Edition | Subscribe