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Among Jennifer Lopez’s upcoming lineup for Netflix is ​​the thriller Mother. Originally slated for a 2022 release, the action flick is coming to Netflix exclusively in May 2023. Here’s everything you need to know about Mother on Netflix.

Mother is an upcoming Netflix Original action thriller directed by Niki Caro, who most recently directed Disney’s live-action film. mulan Redo. writing the story of Mother is Misha Green, former showrunner of HBO’s short-lived cosmic horror series Lovecraft Country.

Great Lakes Pictures ULC, Vertigo Entertainment and Nuyorican Productions are producing.

Before we dive into the full preview of what to expect, here’s the full Netflix trailer. Mother.

Mother will premiere on Netflix in May 2023

Waiting for an exact release date for Mother It has been painful to say the least.

As part of Netflix’s unveiling of its 2022 movie slate, we got our first look at Jennifer Lopez’s thriller and the news that the film would be released in 2022.

However, as the year progressed, it seems more and more Mother I was not going to let go. As part of the fall 2022 movie schedule reveals, Netflix told us that the movie had slipped to 2023.

At Netflix Tudum on September 24, 2022, Netflix confirmed that the movie would be released in May 2022 along with a new trailer featured at the top of this article.

Then, as part of the 2023 movie slate unveiling, it was announced that Mother would be released globally on Netflix on May 12, 2023.

In that early 2022 preview trailer, we got some of our first footage for the new upcoming movie:

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The Mother – Picture: Netflix

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The Mother – Picture: Netflix

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The Mother – Picture: Netflix

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The Mother – Picture: Netflix

Netflix also released the first trailer for the film in September 2022:

What is the plot of Mother?

So far, we only have a very brief and basic synopsis of Mother:

“Years ago, a deadly assassin was forced to go on the run, forcing her to give up her only daughter. Years later, the murderous woman returns her order to protect her daughter from extremely dangerous men.

Director Niki Caro told People what we can expect from JLo’s performance in an April 2023 interview, saying the film is a «rare combination of high-octane action and genuine emotion,» adding, «Jennifer brings her legendary skill and precision to the elements. action, but she also brings her strength as a dramatic actress and her experience as a mother right to the heart of the film.”

The film has been rated R for violence, some language, and brief drug use.

Who are the cast members of Mother?

As first reported by Variety, Joseph Fiennes, Gael Garcia Bernaland Omari Hardwick make up the main cast along with the actress Jennifer Lopez in Mother.

Joseph Fiennesthe younger brother of Harry Potter star Ralph Fiennes, will be instantly recognizable to anyone tuned in to watch the polarizing Hulu series. The Handmaid’s Tale like Fred Waterford. Arguably Fiennes’ most famous role is that of William Shakespeare in the 7th Oscar-winning film. shakespeare in love.

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Joseph Fiennes in The Handmaids Tale (left) and shakespeare in love (good)

Gael Garcia Bernal You are going to have a very busy year. He will not only star Motherbut the Guadalajara-born actor will take on the iconic role of Zorro in the upcoming remake. z.

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Gael Garcia Bernal in Mozart in the jungle (left) and Here in the earth (good)

Netflix subscribers will be familiar with Omari Hardwick, which starred Zack Snyder army of the dead. Hardwick also leads the incredibly popular STARZ series. Force as James ‘Ghost’ St. Patrick, which ran from 2014 to 2020.

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Omari Hardwick in army of the dead (left) and Force (good)

Thanks to her career in pop music, the world is no stranger to Jennifer Lopez. Over the years, J. Lo has starred in several movies and his music has been featured in many movies and TV shows. Still, in her acting career, she is arguably most famous for playing Selena Quintanilla in her biopic. selena and like a Ricki in gigi.

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Jennifer Lopez in Selena (left) and Gigli (right)

The remaining cast members have been confirmed as Pablo Raciwho recently starred in Amazon’s metal soundand Lucia Paez, who starred in Lorena Villarreal’s mystery thriller silence.

Jennifer Lopez notably works with Netflix on a major production deal struck in June 2021. She has three major projects in the works at Netflix, including Mother, being the other two Atlas and the cipher.

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