Furiosa star Chris Hemsworth is unrecognizable in new pictures snapped on the set of the upcoming Mad Max: Fury Street prequel.
The behind-the-scenes pictures just lately surfaced on Twitter and present Hemsworth with a flowing auburn mane and an extended beard. The Aussie actor’s facial development is not like something he is sported on display screen earlier than, with dandyish upturned mustaches and easy braids flowing from his chin The remainder of Hemsworth’s costume is not seen in both photograph, because the star is wrapped up in a black rain jacket in each.
Hemsworth joined the Furiosa forged in an undisclosed position again in 2020. Experiences have since emerged that peg him because the film’s villain, recognized as both “Dr. Dementus” or just “Dementus.” A seemingly official casting name description of the Dementus character additionally emerged across the similar time which describes that baddie as “breathtakingly handsome” and sporting “[a]n angel’s face, scarred by a deep forehead wound stitched together with shiny chrome staples.” This does not appear to suit with Hemsworth’s scar-free look within the set pictures, casting doubt on whether or not Hemsworth is definitely enjoying the position.
That mentioned, the official Furiosa synopsis launched in June 2022 has no less than confirmed that Dementus is certainly the identify of a villain within the movie. As outlined within the synopsis, Dementus will function one of many prequel’s two fundamental antagonists alongside the youthful incarnation of Mad Max: Fury Street baddie Immortan Joe. These two fearsome warlords will apparently go head-to-head within the film, with Imperator Furiosa caught within the crossfire. There isn’t any phrase but on who will take over the Immortan Joe position left vacant by the late Hugh Keays-Byrne.
Filming started on Furiosa in June 2022, an event Hemsworth marked by posting a picture of one of many manufacturing’s clapperboards on Instagram. The submit additionally unveiled the movie’s official chrome-finished brand, which was seen on the clapperboard together with the identify of director (and Mad Max co-creator) George Miller. Unofficial set pictures started circulating on-line a number of weeks later which showcased a few of Furiosa‘s fearsome new automobiles.
Now that followers have laid eyes on each Hemsworth and the film’s storage, all that continues to be is their first take a look at Anya-Taylor Pleasure as Furiosa herself. Taylor-Pleasure was formally forged as Furiosa in October 2020, after Miller determined that present visible results expertise could not convincingly de-age Charlize Theron to reprise the position she originated in Mad Max: Fury Street.
Furiosa rumbles into theaters on Could 24, 2024.