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Alicia Vikander will step into Angelina Jolie's boots in the 'Tomb Raider' reboot

Alicia Vikander will step into Angelina Jolie's boots in the 'Tomb Raider' reboot

Ready your sidearms, Academy Award-winning actress Alicia Vikander has been tapped to play Lara Croft in the upcoming "Tomb Raider" movie.

This new "Tomb Raider," from MGM, Warner Bros. and GK Films, will tell the story of a young Croft setting off on her first adventure. Yep, folks, it's another origin story. 

The original "Tomb Raider" video game was released in 1996. It introduced the world to Croft, the dual gun-wielding English archaeologist whose action-filled adventures involve exploring hazardous ancient tombs. The first game was published by Eidos Interactive, which is now part of Square Enix. The video game series was rebooted in...

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