- For the titular character, see Ahmanet.
The Mummy is an upcoming action adventure horror film, and the first installment in the Dark Universe. It was directed by Alex Kurtzman, and written by David Koepp, Christopher McQuarrie and Dylan Kussman. It will be released on June 9, 2017.
- Tom Cruise as Nick Morton
- Sofia Boutella as Princess Ahmanet / The Mummy
- Annabelle Wallis as Jenny Halsey
- Jake Johnson as Sergeant Vail
- Courtney B. Vance as Colonel Greenway
- Marwan Kenzari as Malik
- Russell Crowe as Dr. Henry Jekyll/Edward "Eddie" Hyde
- Javier Botet
- Selva Rasalingam as King Menehptre
- Rez Kempton
- Chasty Ballesteros
In 2012, Universal Studios announced plans for a modern-day reboot of The Mummy franchise. Len Wiseman was initially set to direct, before leaving the project in 2013. Andrés Muschietti replaced him, but left the following year. In July 2014, Alex Kurtzman took over as director.
Tom Cruise began talks to star as the lead in November 2015. Sofia Boutella began talks the following month, before being cast by Kurtzman. Preceded in the previous months by other casting, Russell Crowe began talks to star in May 2016.
Filming began in April 2016 in Oxford, England. Filming in London wrapped on July 17. Principal production moved to Namibia, wrapping on August 13. Additional photography moved to London until August 26, before finally wrapping.