Netflix Picks Up Theron-Led “Old Guard”

Netflix Picks Up Theron Led Old Guard

Netflix has picked up “Beyond The Lights” filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood’s female-fronted action film “The Old Guard” based on “Whiteout” author Greg Rucka’s comic.

Charlize Theron and KiKi Layne (“If Beale Street Could Talk”) lead the cast of this story which follows a small covert group of immortal mercenaries.

They must fight to keep their team together when they discover the existence of a new immortal and their extraordinary abilities are exposed.

Rucka is writing the screenplay while Theron, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Don Granger, Marc Evans, Beth Kono and AJ Dix are producing.

Source: Deadline