Gina Prince-Bythewood is directing the action feature, which is based on the comic from author Greg Rucka and artist Leandro Fernandez. Skydance and Netflix are producing.
"Old Guard" is about a group of soldiers, led by Andromache of Scythia (aka “Andy” (Theron), who have been cursed with immortality and have been working as mercenaries through the ages. They then discover the existence of a new immortal, a black woman serving in the Marines, as a nefarious organization captures their undying actions on camera.
Kenzari will play a man who was once a Moor warrior.