The truth that Anya Taylor-Pleasure considers “Furiosa” to be her “dirtiest” movie, in a way of talking, says so much. Regardless of her comparatively slim filmography, she’s managed to construct up a fame as a contemporary scream queen in a reasonably quick quantity fo time. What’s extra, she’s already gotten fairly darn bloody in films like “Thoroughbreds,” “Cut up,” “Final Night time in Soho,” and “The Menu.” Her first two collaborations with director Robert Eggers, “The Witch” and “The Northman,” did not precisely characteristic her at her most well-kempt, both. This may occasionally or might not be a coincidence, however these similar tasks arguably noticed Taylor-Pleasure functioning on the top of her appearing powers. Severely, why aren’t we at all times speaking about “Thoroughbreds?”
Anyhow, it is clear that “Furiosa” is a venture meaning so much to the actor in additional methods than one. Not solely is she doing wild stunts and driving within the desert, however she’s additionally entering into a job already made iconic due to Charlize Theron’s efficiency in “Mad Max: Fury Highway.” Suffice it to say, Taylor-Pleasure is happy to see the ultimate outcomes for herself.
“I am extremely, extremely happy with it, and so happy with all the folks I started working with, and simply the quantity of affection and energy and work that went into it,” she advised IndieWire. “I am excited to see it.”
“Furiosa” is slated to float into theaters on Might 24, 2024.