Charlize Theron is turning her hand to action lately, following her role in MAD MAX: FURY ROAD in 2015 she’s also set to appear in the FAST & FURIOUS 8 later this year but has thriller ATOMIC BLONDE also landing for which th first trailer has been released. Check it out below.
Theron has been attached to this for a while having picked up the rights to Antony Johnston and Sam Hurt’s graphic novel The Coldest City. The film has Theron play Agent Lorraine Broughton, an intelligence operative who’s called into action by MI6 when a spy is killed. She’s then dispatched to Berlin, just before the fall of the Berlin wall, where her contact (James McAvoy) is waiting for her and the two will continue the dead spy’s mission of tracking down a list he was smuggling to the West that will prevent her and many others from becoming endangered.
JOHN WICK director David Leitch is directing things here and his action panache is fully on show in the first trailer. Alongside Theron and McAvoy, the film has John Goodman, Toby Jones and Sofia Boutella starring. ATOMIC BLONDE lands in the UK on August 11th and July 28th in the US.
Source: Universal UK