* She's got the acting chops (has done some great emotional performances that these early scenes will demand)
* She's got the physical training background in marksmanship, sword play and acrobatics.
* Oh yeah she fills the gorgeous card quite nicely
While Natalie Portman could look the part and is an exceptional actress, she'd have to catch up to Summer when it comes to the physical skills. I guess I can just more easily see Summer as young and contemporary Lara than Natalie.
Oh and it looks like some recent posts have been abducted