Midler Keen To Play Schumer, J-Law’s Mom

The teaming of Jennifer Lawrence and comedian Amy Schumer for an upcoming feature comedy has gotten a lot of people excited, including someone who has firmly put their hand up for the role of the mother of the pair of sisters that the two actresses are set to play.

Legendary singer-actress Bette Midler used social media to throw her name – or rather her legendary moniker The Divine Ms. M – out there for the part, saying:

Midler recently wrapped up the American leg of her ‘Divine Intervention’ tour in Brooklyn. Schumer’s sister Kim is helping to finalize the screenplay for the project which has yet to announce any further casting.