Jackson Joins Garcia’s “Mother and Child”

Samuel L. Jackson has joined the cast of writer/director Rodrigo Garcia’s upcoming drama “Mother and Child” for Everest Entertainment reports Screen Daily.

Naomi Watts, Annette Bening, Kerry Washington, and Jimmy Smits also star in the intersecting story of three women – a 50 year old woman, the daughter she gave up for adoption and a woman looking to adopt a child of her own

Lisa Maria Falcone and Julie Lynn are producing, while “Babel” and “21 Grams” helmer Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu serves as executive producer.

This marks the first project of Everest, which is also financing. Principal photography is currently underway.