Charlize Theron: She works with Netflix on "Atomic Blonde" sequel

Charlize Theron and Netflix are back together. As the actress confirmed, a sequel to "Atomic Blonde" is in the works.

After Charlize Theron (44) has already successfully worked with Netflix for the recently released action cracker "The Old Guard", the next project in collaboration with the streaming provider is already in the starting blocks: a sequel to the action thriller "Atomic Blonde" (2017).

Theron told the British film magazine "Total Film" in an interview that she had presented the idea to Netflix and there they were very interested. You are currently developing a script. "The character was designed in such a way that he doesn't reveal too much about himself in the first part. That's why we feel that there is still a lot of potential in it. The bar is quite high, but we're excited," said the 44-year-old further.

In "Atomic Blonde" Charlize Theron plays the British MI6 agent Lorraine Broughton in divided Berlin. She is sent into this powder keg of social unrest, counterintelligence, failed missions, and secret executions to back up a list that contains the true identity of British agents.