Charlize Theron is coming to Netflix in The Old Guard
Netflix have announced details of The Old Guard, starring Charlize Theron – it’s probably one you’ll want to add to your watch-list.
It’s promising a story that’s gritty, grounded, and action-packed.
What’s The Old Guard about?
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.
What’s the source material for The Old Guard?
This production is an adaptation of the graphic novel by Greg Rucka. It’s directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood.
The Old Guard will be released on Netflix on 10 July
What to watch on Netflix
Netflix can be a bit hit and miss when it comes to queer content, but if you’re looking for things to watch then here’s a few suggestions.
This series follows the life of stand-up comedian, Mae, who falls in love with George, a girl who regularly attends her shows. It all kicks off – they fall into a relationship but they both have to navigate the complex world of sexuality in our modern-day world.
Blue Is The Warmest Colour
The story of two women who fall in love following a chance meeting in a lesbian bar.
I am Not Okay With This
If struggling with your identity wasn’t hard enough, a teenage girl also discovers she has superpowers.
A lesbian housewife, who is stuck in a stale unloving marriage, starts to visit a series of female prostitutes and finds herself becoming a sex worker.