Trailer: Taraji P. Henson Is “Proud Mary”

The first trailer and poster have arrived for “Empire” and “Hidden Figures” star Taraji P. Henson’s new action thriller “Proud Mary” which Screen Gems will release in January.

Henson plays a ruthless professional hit-woman for the Boston mob who turns good after she meets a young boy who awakens her maternal instinct in her that she never knew she had.

Babak Najafi (“London Has Fallen”) helms the film which co-stars Billy Brown, Margaret Avery, Xander Berkeley, Neal McDonough, and Danny Glover.