Charlize Theron will not be a star in the prequel of the movie “Mad Max: Fury Road” – director George Miller decided to give the role of the heroine Furiosa to a younger actress. Charlize Theron admitted that the director’s decision “breaks her heart”. New Star younger actress name is not yet called, but it is known that the girl will be a little older than 20 years. In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Theron admitted that it was difficult for her to come to terms with the decision of the director:
“Of course, it breaks my heart a little. I adore my heroine and am very grateful that I was lucky to take part in its creation. She will forever remain the one whom I will remember with great tenderness.”
However, Charlize Theron noted that she respects Miller and wishes him all the best. “I want the story to continue, and if he chose this option, I trust him,” the actress said.
Mad Max: Fury Road was the re-launch of the original trilogy (Mad Max, Mad Max: 2, Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome) about a policeman living in the world of the future. The film was released in 2015, along with Theron, key roles were played by Tom Hardy, Zoe Kravitz, Nicholas Holt, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. At present, a prequel of history is under development – the tape “Mad Max: Wasteland”, which tells the story of the heroine named Furios.