Anya Taylor-Joy Stars As Warrior Furiosa In New Mad Max Prequel

Anya Taylor-Joy stars as warrior Furiosa in new Mad Max prequel.

George Miller’s prequel Mad Max project began production after finding a suitable face for the young female warrior Furiosa – Anya Taylor-Joy!

Previously, it was reported that Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Chris Hemsworth would also participate in the project, most likely as the companion of the heroine played by Anya.

George Miller continues to sit as producer, director and co-writer of the upcoming prequel. The film is an independent work from the franchise’s main storyline, revolving around the character Max Rockatansky, played by Mel Gibson and Tom Hardy.

Anya Taylor-Joy has just completed filming for Edgar Wright’s Last Night in Soho and continues to be a part of Robert Eggers’ The Northman Project. Recently, Taylor-Joy starred in the romantic comedy Emma, adapted from Jane Austen’s novel of the same name.

Anya’s character Furiosa, is in the development stage. The role of female warrior Furiosa was successfully played by Charlize Theron in Mad Max: Fury Road (2015). The role of Furiosa earned Theron the Best Actress Award from the American Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Film.

How will Anya Taylor-Joy fare as warrior Furiosa in the new Mad Max prequel?

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