Catherine Zeta-Jones is defending her decision to portray real-life Colombian drug lord Griselda Blanco in Lifetime’s TV movie “Cocaine Godmother.”
This is not your mother's Lifetime movie. When Cocaine Godmother: The Griselda Blanco Story premieres on the cable network on Saturday, Jan. 20, it'll mark the telling of a...
Catherine Zeta-Jones, for some reason, despite not being Latina nor Hispanic, took on the role of Griselda Blanco, a Columbian Drug Lord who supposedly killed over 200 people and was known, amongst many names, as the "Cocaine Godmother." The movie 'Cocaine Godmother' is a Lifetime film airing tomorrow.
In the opening minutes of Cocaine Godmother: the Griselda Blanco Story, an adolescent girl prostitutes herself to a man, murders him with his own gun after he refuses to pay, and walks away wearing a smile. The sequence of events is a prelude to Lifetime's movie-length biopic about legendary drug...
Catherine Zeta-Jones is opening about her new latest role! The 48-year-old actress made an appearance on Good Morning America to promote her new project, Cocaine Godmother: The Griselda Blanco Story, on Wednesday morning (January 17) in New York City. “I was obsessed with her,” Catherine said of portraying the real-life drug lord. “You wonder why, [...]
Lifetime, home of TV movies including The Murder of Princess Diana and the upcoming Catherine Zeta-Jones vehicle Cocaine Godmother: The Griselda Blanco Story, is turning its lens on the upcoming royal wedding. This article was originally published by The Hollywood Reporter. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
For Catherine Zeta-Jones, playing a Columbian drug kingpin in Lifetime movie Cocaine Godmother: The Griselda Blanco Story was transformative both physically and spiritually. Describing her pursuit of the role as an “obsession” at TCA on Sunday, Zeta-Jones said she’d really tried to embody the famously brutal Blanco. “It was so liberating,” she said. Show More Summary
Catherine Zeta-Jones is joined by hubby Michael Douglas at the premiere of her new movie Cocaine Godmother: The Griselda Blanco Story on Thursday night (November 30) at the Neuehouse Madison Square in New York City. Thr 48-year-old actress showed off her svelte figure in a black sleeveless top and trousers while her 73-year-old husband rocked [...]
The new trailer includes some sapphic interaction between Griselda Blanco and one of her lovers.
Catherine Zeta-Jones keeps it chic and sophisticated while arriving at a press conference for her upcoming Lifetime original movie Cocaine Godmother held during 2017 MIPCOM on Tuesday (October 17) in Cannes, France. The film is directed by Guillermo Navarro and is based on the life of Miami drug lord Griselda Blanco (Zeta-Jones), one of the [...]
Catherine Zeta-Jones hit the Croisette today to talk up her Lifetime original movie, Cocaine Godmother. The film is directed by Guillermo Navarro and is based on the life of Miami drug lord Griselda Blanco (Zeta-Jones), one of the original "Cocaine Cowboys" who pioneered the drug trade between Colombia and the U.S. Show More Summary
According to NYPD Officer Tim Broadus, criminals — and drug dealers in particular — keep their business practices “in the family — or at least amongst close friends, lovers and significant others.” After all, one would hope that someone...Show More Summary
Lifetime is rounding out the cast for original movie Cocaine Godmother starring Catherine Zeta-Jones. Directed by Guillermo Navarro and based on the life of Miami drug lord Griselda Blanco (Zeta-Jones), Cocaine Godmother will go into...Show More Summary
Lifetime has given the go-ahead to the original movie Cocaine Godmother starring Catherine Zeta-Jones and directed by Guillermo Navarro. Based on the life of Miami drug lord Griselda Blanco, Cocaine Godmother will go into productionShow More Summary
It's the role of a lifetime on Lifetime for Catherine Zeta-Jones. Zeta-Jones will play the lead role in the upcoming Lifetime biopic The Cocaine Godmother, the network announced Thursday. The movie is all about Griselda Blanco, known by the nickname "The Cocaine Godmother" for her role in cocaine... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Catherine Zeta-Jones
The Oscar winner will play Griselda Blanco in 'Cocaine Godmother.' read more
When it comes to Colombian drug barons, the first name that springs to mind will likely be Pablo Escobar, and rightfully so after he built a drug empire that largely went unrivalled until recent times. Escobar was a larger than life character who amassed so much power and money he eventually ended up literally going to war with his own country. Show More Summary
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Griselda Blanco is one of the most legendary drug traffickers in Colombia. Born in 1943, Griselda Blanco began living a life of crime while still at a young age and at just 11, she allegedly kidnapped a 2 year old boy for ransom. And when the parents refused to send the money, she shot him... Show More Summary
Terence Winter is back in business with HBO. The Sopranos, Boardwalk Empire and Vinyl alum has been tapped to write and executive produce the high-profile HBO film about notorious drug lord Griselda Blanco to be played by Jennifer Lopez. Show More Summary