The Netflix event TUDUM is being held this Saturday, and out of many teasers and first looks that the streamer revealed, one of them is for The Mother, upcoming action thriller in which Jennifer Lopez plays an assassin who needs to protect her daughter while fleeing from dangerous assailants.
Check the official teaser trailer and synopsis down below:
“A deadly female assassin comes out of hiding to protect the daughter that she gave up years before, while on the run from dangerous men. Watch THE MOTHER starring Jennifer Lopez, Joseph Fiennes, Lucy Paez, Omari Hardwick, Paul Raci, and Gael Garcia Bernal on Netflix May 2023.” — The Mother, official synopsis
While primarily known as the singer, Jennifer Lopez is also an action star and one of the biggest publicly known persons in the world. Earlier this year she starred in Marry Me alongside Owen Wilson. In 2019, she starred as the veteran stripper Ramona in Hustlers, for which she earned praise for her performance. Lopez is also set to star in Shotgun Wedding alongside Josh Duhamel on Amazon Prime Video. And her movie The Godmother, in which she’s set to play Cocaine Godmother Griselda Blanco, has also been in development for quite a while.
Directed by Niki Caro, The Mother is set to be released on Netflix in May 2023.