THE Netflix released today (7), via Vanity Fair, the first photos and information from the film The Old Guard starring the actress Charlize Theron.
The film will be based on the graphic novel by Greg Rucka, who signs the script, with illustrations by Leandro Fernandez.
Gina Prince-Bythewood direct the film.
Theron also acts as a producer.
In the plot, we accompany the fighter Andromache of Scythia who was born a long time ago who died and rose many times, always fighting for causes that he considers noble. She has gone through several historical events and witnessed many remarkable events.
Nowadays she is Andy and trains a team with immortals who fight against terrorism, human trafficking and everything that is bad in the world. But she is tired and disbelieving the many injustices she has seen in the world.
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In the cast we still have KiKi Layne, as an American naval officer named Nile Freeman who discovers powers after a mission in the Middle East. Chiwetel Ejiofor as a CIA agent who finds out about the group. Harry Melling as an executive in a pharmaceutical industry who wants to capture the group and find out what causes their powers.
The group consists of Andy, Nile, and a French soldier who fought in Napoleon’s time (Matthias Schoenaerts), and also two soldiers who fought at the time of the Crusades on opposite sides, the Italian (Luca Marinelli) and the Moor (Marwan Kenzari). After years they develop a loving relationship.
Everyone in the group lived for years in hiding with special abilities and are immortal.
The Old Guard arrives at Netlfix on July 10.