Kerry Washington to Star in ‘The Perfect Mother’


Kerry Washington is ‘The Perfect Mother’

Actress Kerry Washington is reportedly in final negotiations to produce and star in The Perfect Mother for Sony’s TriStar Pictures. The Scandal star recently purchased the rights to Aimee Molloy’s debut novel of the same name and intends to bring the story to the big screen via her Simpson Street production company.

The Perfect Mother revolves around a group of moms who meet up once a month to socialize. Things however take a wrong turn when the only single mother in the group learns her newborn has been kidnapped. As secrets are revealed suspicion quickly turns to one of the fellow moms and both friendships and marriages are tested.

In addition to her upcoming work on the big screen, Kerry is also producing several upcoming series for network television. As previously reported, Kerry signed an exclusive production deal with ABC and is currently working on two projects for the network: Patrol an all-female police drama and Melting Potts, a comedy about a racially-blended family.