Charlize Theron serves femme fatale as immortal warrior in first images from ...

Charlize Theron serves femme fatale vibes as immortal warrior in first images from film The Old Guard

By Glenn Garner For Dailymail.com

Published: 02:33 BST, 8 May 2020 | Updated: 04:38 BST, 8 May 2020

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Charlize Theron has proven her range with roles from serial killer Aileen Wuornos to Fox News personality Megyn Kelly.

And the Oscar-winning actress is preparing to serve some femme fatale greatness in her latest role.

She kicks butt as an immortal warrior in the first images from her new film The Old Guard, based on the comic book of the same name.

Femme fatale: Charlize Theron kicks butt as an immortal warrior in the first images from her new Netflix film The Old Guard, based on the comic book of the same name

Femme fatale: Charlize Theron kicks butt as an immortal warrior in the first images from her new film The Old Guard, based on the comic book of the same name

The 44-year-old stars in the high-octane movie as Andromache of Scythia (aka Andy), the leader of a group of mercenaries who mysteriously never die. 

They'd fought in secret to protect the mortal world for centuries, until their abilities are suddenly exposed.

With the help of their newest soldier Nile (Kiki Layne), she has to eliminate the threat of those intent on grasping their power for nefarious means.

Theron told Vanity Fair of the role: 'From the first moment I read [Greg] Rucka’s graphic novel, I felt like there was great potential to make this thing feel really very relevant and have it ask some real questions about humanity.

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