Jennifer Lopez reached an agreement with Netflix to produce films, series and documentaries together with her company Nuyorican Productions through the streaming platform. This is thanks to an exclusive partnership of several years, as announced on Monday by the specialized portal Deadline.
Puerto Rican JLo is already working on two feature films which she will also star in: the action thriller The Mother, directed by Niki Caro, director of Mulan, whose release date is scheduled for the end of next year. In addition to the movie The Cipher, based on the homonymous novel by Isabella Maldonado for the Netflix platform.
The plot of The Mother consists of an assassin who comes out of hiding to teach her daughter how to survive. It was known that already Jennifer Lopez he is training for this role. Regarding the contract between the companies, the diva assured, through a statement, that she feels excited.
In this regard, the singer and actress commented: I am excited to announce my alliance with Netflix. I believe there is no better home than this content creation company, which looks to the future and seeks to challenge convention.
With this alliance, JLo together with its partners Benny Medina and the president of Nuyorican Productions, Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas, will be in charge of producing, according to their sayings, “content of the women of the industry”. Giving a leading role behind and in front of the cameras to workers, actresses, writers and filmmakers.
Jennifer Lopez He also expressed: At Nuyorican Productions we are delighted to find like-minded partners in Ted Sarandos, Scott Stuber, Bela Bajaria and the entire team at Netflix. And we are looking forward to starting work right away.
For her part, Bela Bajaria, global TV director of Netflix, go qu: Jennifer is a singular talent whose creativity and vision have captivated audiences and inspired the next generation around the world. Over the years, she and the Nuyorican team have brought a distinctive voice to entertainment and I look forward to working with her to create new series that our members love.