Angela Bassett, Patricia Arquette, and Felicity Huffman to Star in Netflix's OTHERHOOD
According to Entertainment Weekly, Angela Bassett, Felicity Huffman, and Patricia Arquette are set to star Netflix's Otherhood.
The three stars of Hollywood have joined forces for the new film from director Cindy Chupack, known for executive producing HBO's Sex and the City. Chupack now makes her feature directorial debut with Otherhood, a story about three mothers (played by Bassett, Huffman, and Arquette) who are fed up with their lazy adult sons and take charge of their lives. Jake Lacy, Sinqua Walls, and Jake Hoffman have also joined the cast.
Angela Bassett's talent and abilities as an actress, director, and executive producer in both television and film have garnered well-deserved respect and acclaim from peers and fans; proving her to be one of the industry's premier leading ladies. She currently stars in Marvel's mega-hit movie Black Panther and FOX Television's highly acclaimed new drama 9-1-1. Notable credits include What's Love Got To Do with It, Green Lantern, Notorious, Black Nativity, Jumping the Broom, Malcolm X, Vampires in Brooklyn, Meet the Robinsons, Sunshine State, Waiting to Exhale, and many more.
Patricia Arquette made her film debut as Kristen Parker in Chuck Russell's A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors. Her notable films include Tony Scott's True Romance, Tim Burton's Ed Wood, David O. Russell's Flirting with Disaster, David Lynch's Lost Highway, Stephen Frears's The Hi-Lo Country, Martin Scorsese's Bringing Out the Dead, Andrew Davis's Holes and Boyhood. The actress also appeared in Medium, CSI, Boardwalk Empire, Boyhood, and several others.
Felicity Huffman is best known for her role as Lynette Scavo in the ABC comedy-drama Desperate Housewives, for which she earned the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for the debut season of the series, and three SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS and three consecutive Golden Globe nominations. Huffman drew critical praise for her performance as a transgender woman in the independent film Transamerica along with roles in Reversal of Fortune, The Spanish Prisoner, Magnolia, Path to War, Georgia Rule, Phoebe in Wonderland, Rudderless, and Cake. From 2015 to 2017, she starred in a third ABC series, the anthology crime drama American Crime, for which she received critical acclaim including three Primetime Emmy Award nominations, two Golden Globe nominations and a Screen Actors Guild nomination.
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