An official synopsis has arrived for George Miller’s upcoming follow-up to Mad Max: Fury Road, which is currently known as Furiosa.
Set to be an origin story for the titular character, who was played by Charlize Theron in the last movie and will be portrayed by Anya Taylor-Joy in this one, the movie will also see the return of Immortan Joe.
Here’s the official word: “As the world fell, young Furiosa is snatched from the Green Place of Many Mothers and falls into the hands of a great Biker Horde led by the Warlord Dementus. Sweeping through the Wasteland they come across the Citadel presided over by The Immortan Joe. While the two Tyrants war for dominance, Furiosa must survive many trials as she puts together the means to find her way home.”
Furiosa is currently filming in Broken Hill, with Chris Hemsworth, Angus Sampson, Nathan Jones and Tom Burke also featuring. It’s currently set to hit cinemas in May, 2024.
While we wait, here’s a reminder of all the fun of Mad Max: Fury Road: