Good news for fans of the franchise! Part of the cast of the prequel Mad Max Furiosa has just been officially confirmed . And the least we can say is that most of the rumors that circulated about it were correct. Indeed, it is the actress Anya Taylor-Joy (seen in Peaky Blinders ) who will embody the youth of the iconic Furiosa in the derivative film . The latter will therefore take over after Charlize Theron’s incredible performance in Mad Max Fury Road in 2015. A major challenge that awaits Anya Taylor-Joy because Furiosa quickly became the favorite character of the public, fans consider her as the real star of the opus.
Charlize Theron, aka Furiosa in Mad Max Fury Road
And it’s not over ! According to The Hollywood Reporter , the Mad Max spin-off will also include famous actors Chris Hemsworth (Thor, Avengers, Tyler Rake) and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II ( Watchmen, Aquaman ) in the cast in undisclosed roles for the moment. And since good news never comes alone, it’s also known that director George Miller will be back to write and direct the film . An important and encouraging information since it is partly thanks to him that Mad Max Fury Roadhas been one of the most acclaimed films of the past decade, bringing the franchise back to life. It promises ! We can not wait to know more about this enticing project. In the meantime, check out these 3 things we absolutely want to see in Mad Max 5 .