Superhero-Action Original ‘The Old Guard’: Coming to Netflix July 2020

Review Ethan / 2022-10-26 06:48:42

You can expect more super hero action when the Old Guard hits Netflix this July. We’re keeping track of everything you need to know about The Old Guard, including the plot, cast, trailer, and of course the Netflix release date.

Gina Prince Bythewood is directing The Old Guard, a Superhero-Action movie based on Leandro Fernandez's comic book. Rucka wrote screenplays for this movie. Expect it to closely match the source material.

Charlize Thon, from Atomic Blonde (Executive Producer), used her production companies Denver and Delilah Productions for the production. She also plays a key role in the movie. The Old Guard, Charlize Theron's first Netflix Original, is also her debut role. She was previously an executive producer for the Mindhunter series.

What is the Netflix release date of The Old Guard on Netflix?

The Old Guard will now be streamable on Netflix starting Friday, July 10, 2020.

Netflix will stream the superhero-drama worldwide.

It has been also confirmed that the Old Guard has an R rating.

From left to right: Marwan Kenzari as Joe, Matthias Schoenaerts as Booker, Charlize Theron as Andy, Luca Marinelli as Nicky, Kiki Layne as Nile – Copyright. Skydance Media, Denver and Delilah Productions

Is there a plot to The Old Guard's existence?

The Centuries-old immortals, capable of healing any injury, are known as the best guns to hire. Just as another immortal is “awakened”, they discover that the secret of their immortality has been exposed, and must now fight to keep their freedom.

What are The Old Guard's cast members?

The Old Guard will star the following cast members:

Role Cast Member Where Have I Seen/Heard Them Before?
Andy / Andromache of Scythia Charlize Theron Monster | Mad Mx: Fury Road | Atomic Blonde
Nile Freeman KiKi Layne If Beale Street Could Talk | Native Son | Chicago Med
Joe (Yusuf Al-Kaysani) Marwan Kenzari Aladdin | What Happened to Monday | Ben-Hur
Booker (Sebastian le Livre) Matthias Schoenaerts Rust and Bone | The Danish Girl | Red Sparrow
Nicky (Nicolo di Genova) Luca Marinelli They Call Me Jeeg | Rainbow: A Private Affair | Don’t Be Bad
Copley Chiwetel Ejiofor 12 Years a Slave | Dirty Pretty Things | 2012
Merrick Harry Melling Harry Potter | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs | His Dark Materials
TBA Veronica Ngo The Last Jedi | Bright | The Rebel
Dizzy Natacha Karam The Brave | 9-1-1: Lone Star | Homeland
Yana Anamaria Marinca Europa Report | Fury | Five Minutes of Heaven
Keane Joey Ansah The Bourne Ultimatum | Attack the Block | Snow White and the Huntsman

Veronica Ngo previously starred as Bright in Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny. When The Old Guard drops on Netflix, it will be her fourth Original as she also has a role in Spike Lee’s upcoming war-drama Da 5 Bloods.

Charlize Theron (left) and the comic book Andy / Andromache of Scythia (right)

Where and when was filming for The Old Guard done?

Principal photography started in May 2019, and was done in several European locations.

Skydance Media and Denver and Delilah Productions handled production.

KiKi Layne (left) and Charlize Theron (right) – Copyright. Skydance Media, Denver and Delilah Productions

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