The old guard it’s a movie of Netflix that surprised in 2020 for its technical quality and the spectacular story about a group of immortal people who try to help ordinary humans. Charlize Theron played Andy, the leader of this particular team that has been carrying out its heroic activities for a long time, but is soon to fall as a result of the curiosity of a former CIA agent.
The first installment was directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, but the filmmaker decided to step aside in the sequel to continue with production duties. The substitute? Victoria Mahoney. The credits of “the replacement” include leading the second unit in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and episodes of series like Territorio LoveCraft, Seven Seconds, y American Crime.
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“The level of talent, skill, and collective knowledge that went into creating The old guard it surprised me. I must have seen it more than 100 times and therefore I cannot communicate the true measure of my emotion: To have been invited to participate in the trip of The old guard together with fierce companions! “, he enthusiastically expressed, Mahoney.
The director of the sequel also highlighted her intention to continue promoting the action genre, from her place as a filmmaker, and took the opportunity to thank “Gina, Charlize, Rucka, Fernández, Skydance, Netflix, Marc Evans Productions, Denver and Delilah Films and the whole team” of the next installment of the franchise that will be expanded with the arrival of the new film to the streaming giant, which understands the need for fans to continue seeing these characters.
On the other hand, the one in charge of carrying out the original film, Gina Prince-Bythewood, used Twitter to leave some impressions: “Love it The old guard, the story and the characters that I had the honor to put into the world. It was exciting to upset the genre. I decided not to direct the sequel. I leave the continuation in very good hands. My girl Vic Mahoney, will take care of the next chapter. “
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