Keeley Hawes Confirmed For New Lara Croft

British actress Keeley Hawes will provide the voice of the protagonist in Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light.

The news was confirmed by Eidos community man Keir Edmonds on the game’s official forums, stating “Guys it’s Keeley!”

Hawes, well-known in the UK thanks to prominent roles in Spooks and Ashes to Ashes, has been the voice of Croft since Tomb Raider: Legend in 2006.

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light will be a download-only title and features an isometric viewpoint and co-op gameplay. It’s due for release this summer.