Netflix Lands Misha Green Female Empowerment Action Spec ‘Mother’ In Heavy Bidding

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EXCLUSIVE:
Netflix outbid several suitors for Mother, an action thriller by Underground co-creator Misha Green that Deadline tipped yesterday as a hot spec sent to buyers on the eve of the historical opening of Wonder Woman. Several bidders chased this script that has a female protagonist in a scenario reminiscent of The Professional and La Femme Nikita that has franchise potential. The LEGO Batman Movie producer Roy Lee will produce the film. The deal just closed. Studio…