Filming has started Mad Max prequel furiouswith star Anya Taylor-Joy looking noticeably different than usual on the film’s set in Australia.
After Mad Max: Fury Road Hitting theaters in 2015, audiences were blown away by Charlize Theron’s Furiosa, who turned an already strong movie into a great movie. The prequel film was greenlit soon after, but with last night in soho star Anya Taylor-Joy takes on the title role.
Filming takes place in the southern suburbs of Sydney, and the production has been watched by eagle-eyed locals. Taylor-Joy can be seen without a wig, in a dirty olive green shirt, mud and bruises on her face. Chris Hemsworth has also been spotted on set in recent weeks as production ramps up on George Miller’s new movie.
Taylor-Joy has had an eventful few months, recently confirming her proposal to her partner and Peaky Blinders star Malcolm McRae. From his starring role in the M. Night Shyamalan film Pull aparthe has become a real force in Hollywood, taking on many esteemed roles.
furious will be the first in history Mad Max spin-off, and begs the question of whether there is a future in others of the post-apocalyptic Australian wasteland. He’s not sure if Tom Hardy would reprise his role for a potential fifth. Mad Max movie, but considering how he has a bit of fun in the role of Venom, why not?
The Mad Max continuity is already confusing, so where will Furiosa fit in? Is it even related to the first three movies? Or alone Rage Road? Does it even matter?
Mad Max: Furiosa is expected to hit theaters on May 22, 2024, comparing it to Marvel’s Fantastic four restart.