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Queen Latifah to Star in Netflix Thriller 'End of the Road'

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Television veteran Millicent Shelton will direct from a script by 'The Intruder' writer David Loughery.

Queen Latifah is set to lead Netflix thriller End of the Road.

Latifah will star as Brenda, a recent widow who, after losing her job, drives her family cross-country to start a new life. In the New Mexico desert, cut off from help, they must learn to fight back when they become the targets of a mysterious killer.

Television veteran Millicent Shelton will direct from a script by The Intruder writer David Loughery, which is based on an original screenplay by Christopher Moore.

Tracey Edmonds will produce via Edmonds Entertainment, along with Mark Burg for Twisted Pictures and Brad Kaplan. Latifah and Shakim Compere will exec produce for Flavor Unit Entertainment.

Shelton, repped by ICM, Rain Management Group and Del Shaw, recent credits include episodes of P-Valley, Black-ish and Hunters.

Latifah previously worked with the streamer on Ryan Murphy's Hollywood series, playing Hattie McDaniel, and is set for Adam Sandler's latest Netflix team-up Hustle. She is repped by UTA, Flavor Unit and Eisenberg Tanchum.

Loughery is repped by APA, LINK, and Kleinberg Lange.

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