Jennifer Lopez is set to be an executive producer for an untitled TV movie revolving the life of the late “cocaine godmother”, Griselda Blanco. The movie will be aired on HBO, behind Jennifer’s own company, Nuyorican Productions.
“I’ve been fascinated by the life of this corrupt and complicated woman for many years,” Lopez said. “The idea of teaming with HBO felt like the perfect fit for finally bringing Griselda’s story to life.“ Jennifer Lopez
If you don’t know much about Griselda, here’s a little bit about her. She was born in Colombia in 1943. It was said that at just the age of 11 she killed a 10 year old boy, after he attempted to run away due her and friends kidnapping him. In the 70’s and 80’s she moved nearly 300 kilos of cocaine a month! In which caused her rise in power.
It was reported that she was responsible for at least two of her husbands death. She spent two decades behind bars in the United States, until she was deported. and in 2004 was deported to back home to Colombia where she was murdered in 2012.