The Legend of Tarzan Trailer Feat. Margot Robbie & Alexander Skarsgård
Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.
The Legend of Tarzan is an upcoming 2016 American action adventure film drawn upon the fictional character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, scheduled for release in 2016. Directed by David Yates and written by Adam Cozad and Craig Brewer, its cast comprises Alexander Skarsgård in the title role, and Samuel L. Jackson, Margot Robbie, Djimon Hounsou, Jim Broadbent and Christoph Waltz.
Principal photography began on June 30, 2014, at Warner Bros. Leavesden Studios in the UK, and wrapped four months later on October 3. Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures in Cooperation with Dark Horse Entertainment and Jerry Weintraub Productions are co-producing the film. It is scheduled for release on July 1, 2016 in 2D, 3D, IMAX and IMAX 3D. The film will be dedicated to Weintraub, who died on July 6, 2015.
- Alexander Skarsgård as Tarzan / John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke. On his character Tarzan, Skarsgård said, “This is about a man who’s holding back and slowly as you peel off the layers, he reverts back to a more animalistic state and lets that side of his personality out.” To get in Tarzan shape, Skarsgård spent four months in a training regimen before principal photography started.
- Rory J. Saper as Young Tarzan
- Margot Robbie as Jane Porter, Tarzan’s wife.
- Samuel L. Jackson as George Washington Williams
- Christoph Waltz as Captain Léon Rom, a corrupt merciless Belgian captain.
- Djimon Hounsou as Chief Mbonga, the leader of an African tribe.
- John Hurt as Prof. Archimedes Q. Porter, Jane’s father and Tarzan’s father in law.
- Jim Broadbent
- Casper Crump as Captain Kerchover
- Hadley Fraser as Tarzan’s father
- Simon Russell Beale