The ‘Kingsman: The Secret Service’ actress transforms into a Mummy for the reboot starring Tom Cruise and Russell Crowe.
The first images of Sofia Boutella from the London set of “The Mummy” remake have landed online. The blade-legged assassin of “Kingsman: The Secret Service” wore a white makeup and ratty fabric wrapped around her body.
The movie follows an ancient queen (Boutella) whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day after years of safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert. It brings with her malevolence grown over millennia and terrors that defy human comprehension.
From the sweeping sands of the Middle East through hidden labyrinths under modern-day London, The Mummy brings a surprising intensity and balance of wonder and thrills in an imaginative new take that ushers in a new world of gods and monsters.
The movie is due June 9, 2017 in the United States. Tom Cruise is the male lead and Russell Crowe has confirmed his role as “Dr. Henry Jekyll, Fellow of the Royal Society.”