Jennifer Lopez is in character today as an assassin with a sniper rifle filming Netflix thriller The Mother at an Easy Park Parkade in Downtown Vancouver
It’s the first of about 10 days of filming around Victory Square over the next week.
JLo with a sniper rifle in the parkade.
What does she see from the parkade? The kidnapping of the daughter she gave up for adoption.
New West Boy/@captcanuck66 images.
A notice of filming describes the action.
A view of the scene from above the parkade.
Vancouver is playing Cincinnati, Ohio for this shoot.
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What is The Mother about?
The Mother follows a deadly assassin (Jennifer Lopez) who comes out of hiding to protect the daughter (Lucy Paez) she gave up for adoption years ago. With the help of an FBI agent (Omari Hardwick), they go on the run from dangerous criminals (Joseph Fiennes and Gael Garcia Bernal) from her violent past.
Cast: Jennifer Lopez, Joseph Fiennes, Gael Garcia Bernal, Omari Hardwick, Paul Raci, Lucy Paez.
Jennifer Lopez was spotted filming on Wednesday, October 6th, at what looks to be the Abbotsford International Airport.
SPOTTED: JLo sneaking into a luggage crate while filming “Mother” in Vancouver, Canada. See the video…https://t.co/JCjaUFgckb (📸:Backgrid)#JLo #JenniferLopez #BehindtheScenes #OnSet #Netflix #EntertainmentNews #HollywoodPipeline pic.twitter.com/5jMHaf4MM5— Hollywood Pipeline (@HlywdPipeline) October 6, 2021
Writers: Misha Green (Lovecraft County), Andrea Berloff.
Director: Niki Caro (Mulan).
Filming dates: September 30th to January 28th 2022
Producers: Jennifer Lopez; Nuyorican Productions’ Elaine Goldsmith Thomas; Vertigo Entertainment’s Benny Medina, Roy Lee & Miri Yoon; Misha Green, Catherine Hagedorn, Courtney Baxter.
Now that Jennifer Lopez has reunited with Ben Affleck, 17 years after she ended their engagement over bad behaviour in Vancouver, will we see the Bennifer sequel Bennifer 2.0 here?
There is a scheduling conflict. Ben Affleck is shooting his own thriller Hypnotic in Austin, Texas until mid-November. But the couple reconnected in Los Angeles last weekend.