'The mummy' trivia and fun facts
Another director Len Wiseman was originally set to direct, but dropped out before production began. He was replaced by Andrés Muschietti, who then also dropped out due to creative differences.
Never years later Will be released 9 years after the last live action mummy film (The Mummy: Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor).
A successful screenwriter Jon Spaihts, the scriptwriter, has also written the script for 'Prometheus', 'Strange Doctor', 'Passengers'
Alternatives to Dr. Jekyll Before deciding on Russel Crowe, Universal was considering other options: Javier Bardem, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Tom Hardy and Eddie Redmayne among them.
Ahmanet or Amunet The mummy, played by Sofia Boutella, is called Princess Ahmanet. A name that refers to Amunet, although it is known that there is no other relationship between the character and the Egyptian goddess and consort of the god Amun.
Javier Botet is part of the cast The Spanish actor Javier Botet who after 'Rec' has already acted in several Hollywood films as 'Warren File: The Enfield', 'The Scarlet Summit' and 'Alien: Covenant'.
Alex Kurtzman was screenwriter for J. J. Abrams The [Film] director worked with J. J. Abrams as a scriptwriter on the 'Alias' and 'Fringe' series and the first two 'Star Trek'