Chris Hemsworth is not precisely identified for taking part in villainous roles, however he is apparently going to be doing simply that within the upcoming Mad Max: Fury Street prequel, Furiosa. New particulars about Furiosa are revealed within the new ebook “Blood, Sweat & Chrome: The Wild and True Story of Mad Max: Fury Street,” together with how Hemsworth got here to be connected to the mission within the first place.
Fury Street producer and first assistant director P.J. Voeten is quoted within the ebook as saying director George Miller initially took a gathering with Hemsworth “as a courtesy,” however finally warmed up the thought. “He will play completely towards sort, the lead baddie. Sadly, we have got to search out all of our different characters that are not round anymore: a brand new Immortan, a brand new Bullet Farmer, and some others,” Voeten stated, as reported by SlashFilm.
Again in 2021, Hemsworth appeared in Sydney alongside Miller to announce that Furiosa will movie of their residence nation of Australia. We additionally discovered a number of particulars in regards to the movie on the time, together with that the story of Furiosa will happen over “a few years” not like the comparatively contained story in Fury Street.
Whereas Fury Street’s story takes place over three days and two nights, Furiosa’s story shall be a lot greater in scope. “This can be a saga; it occurs over a few years, so there’s a whole lot of completely different parts to it. However that is all I ought to say,” Miller stated.
Furiosa is a prequel to Fury Street, that includes The Queen’s Gambit star Anya Taylor-Pleasure because the youthful model of the character performed by Charlize Theron within the 2015 movie.
Hemsworth has a variety of high-profile upcoming initiatives within the works, together with Thor: Love and Thunder and Extraction 2 for 2022. Furiosa is not anticipated to reach for a number of years.