"I think we're used to seeing men in these kind of avenging roles, protecting their children, but you haven't really seen a mother do it and a mother who's capable in this way," Lopez tells Yahoo Entertainment.
Here's a rundown of the best new movies and TV shows heading to Netflix UK in May 2023, from FUBAR to The Mother.
Fans with keen ears may spot several nods to the memorable songs from the original Disney animated version of 'Mulan'.
Niki Caro directs the feature film with Chinese actress Liu Yifei playing the warrior Disney princess.
'Whale Rider' alum will be the second woman at the studio to direct a movie budgeted at over $100 million
Since July’s San Diego Comic Con, we’ve known that Oscar-winning ‘Room’ actress Brie Larson will take the title role in ‘Captain Marvel,’ the first female superhero solo movie from the kings of the comic book movie – but a director has yet to be decided upon. According to The Hollywood Reporter, three directors in the running to take the helm on ‘Captain Marvel’ include Niki Caro, Lesli Linka Glatter and Lorene Scafaria.