The Old Guard starring Charlize Theron, premieres on Netflix on July 10

During the COVID19 lockdown, Netflix has released some really successful original films and now here’s another Netflix original, we can all look forward to, The Old Guard. Charlize Theron is set to star in a new superhero movie based on the graphic novel of the same name. 

With Charlize Theron, an amazing list of actors make up the cast of the new film, including KiKi Layne, Marwan Kenzari, Luca Marinelli, Harry Melling, Van Veronica Ngo, Matthias Schoenaerts and Chiwatel Ejiofor. 

THE OLD GUARD (2020) – (L to R) Marwan Kenzari as Joe, Matthias Schoenaerts as Booker, Charlize Theron as Andy, Luca Marinelli as Nicky, Kiki Layne as Nile. Photo Credit: AIMEE SPINKS/NETFLIX ©2020

Here is a short synopsis of the show:

Led by a warrior named Andy (Charlize Theron), a covert group of tight-knit mercenaries with a mysterious inability to die have fought to protect the mortal world for centuries. But when the team is recruited to take on an emergency mission and their extraordinary abilities are suddenly exposed, it’s up to Andy and Nile (KiKi Layne), the newest soldier to join their ranks, to help the group eliminate the threat of those who seek to replicate and monetise their power by any means necessary.

THE OLD GUARD (2020) – clockwise from top: Matthias Schoenaerts (“BookerÕ), Charlize Theron (“Andy”), Luca Marinelli (“NickyÓ). Photo Credit: AIMEE SPINKS/NETFLIX ©2020

The Old Guard is a gritty, grounded, action-packed story that shows living forever is harder than it looks. The Old Guard premieres on Netflix, July 10. While we wait for the show to come out, we can catch a glimpse of what the show will be like with the trailer.

Alternatively, Netflix’s Cursed releases first look images starring Katherine Langford. Here’s another Netflix original we can all look forward to.


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