Netflix showed the first look at its upcoming action movie The mother starring Jennifer Lopez, which is set for a May 2023 release date window.
The first look at the upcoming film showed Lopez playing a deadly female assassin as she is forced out of hiding to protect her daughter. It will also star Joseph Fiennes, Lucy Paez, Omari Hardwick, Paul Raci and Gael Garcia Bernal.
Check out The mother teaser trailer below:
The film was written by Misha Green (Lovecraft Country) with revisions by Andrea Berloff (Just Otta Compton). Lopez will also serve as producer alongside Elaine Goldsmith Thomas through their Nuyorican Productions. Green and Benny Medina are also set to produce alongside Vertigo Entertainment’s Roy Lee and Miri Yoon. Catherine Hagedorn has also boarded the project as an executive producer, and Courtney Baxter will serve as an associate producer.
This project marks Lopez’s latest collaboration with Netflixwho has worked on the film adaptation of The cipher centered around Lopez as an FBI agent. The award-winning singer’s other film credits include Anaconda, Maid in Manhattan, Enough, Brother-in-law monster, Selenaand Hustlers. The latter two earned her two Golden Globe nominations for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress, respectively.