Academy Award Winner Allison Janney, Emmy Nominated Actress Jurnee Smollett Star in Netflix's "Lou"!
If you missed Jurnee Smollett kicking ass and taking names then, you'll be happy to know that she's bringing her fighting skills to a screen near you! Smollett, along with Academy Award winner Allison Janney have teamed up for a new Netflix original film, entitled "Lou".
Janney plays Lou who's described as a "gruff loner living a quiet life with her dog battles the elements and her own dark past when a neighbor's little girl is kidnapped during a storm."
Here's the official synopsis:
Thinking she’d put her dangerous past behind her, Lou (Allison Janney) finds her quiet life interrupted when a desperate mother (Jurnee Smollett) begs her to save her kidnapped daughter. As a massive storm rages, the two women risk their lives on a rescue mission that will test their limits and expose dark and shocking secrets from their pasts. Academy Award winner Allison Janney and Emmy Award nominee Jurnee Smollett star in Lou, alongside Logan Marshall-Green and Ridley Asha Bateman.
Check out the stormy trailer below!
We LOVE a good female vigilante fighting movie and this definitely looks like one to watch!!
"Lou" is directed by Anna Foerster from a screenplay by Maggie Cohn and Jack Stanley, with Bad Robot’s JJ Abrams, Hannah Minghella, and Jon Cohen producing. This film will debut on Netflix September 23rd at 3am EST!