Kerry Washington and Charlize Theron both star in the Netflix movie The School for Good and Evil . Director Paul Feig will announce the casting of the two actresses on Twitter on Friday .
“I know which school I’m going to apply for. I’m so happy to welcome Charlize Theron and Kerry Washington to The School for Good and Evil ” Feig writes on Twitter.
The film is based on the eponymous young adult fantasy book written by Soman Chainani. The story is about the friends Sophie and Agatha who are kidnapped to the school. Their friendship is tested as they try to return home.
I know what school I’m applying to! So thrilled to welcome Charlize Theron and Kerry Washington to the School for Good and Evil! Everyone, prepare to get schooled! @CharlizeAfrica @kerrywashington @netflix @NetflixFilm pic.twitter.com/IgmoDABkp0— Paul Feig (@paulfeig) February 19, 2021
Washington takes the role of Professor Dovey and Theron plays Lady Lesso. They both work at the school.
It is not the first time that they appear in a Netflix movie for both actresses. Washington was recently seen in director Ryan Murphy’s The Prom . Theron co-starred with Marwan Kenzari in The Old Guard , which appeared on Netflix last summer.