Hulu has announced that it has acquired the US distribution rights to Miramax’s Sci-Fi Thriller film Mother/Android, which is set in the near future, MOTHER/ANDROID follows Georgia (Chloë Grace Moretz) and her boyfriend Sam (Algee Smith) through their treacherous journey of escape as their country is caught in an unexpected war with artificial intelligence. Days away from the arrival of their first child, they must face No Man’s Land – a stronghold of the android uprising, in hopes of reaching safety before giving birth.
The film stars Chloë Grace Moretz as “Georgia”, Algee Smith as “Sam” and Raul Castillo.
Mattson Tomlin, who has written and directed the movie said:
“This film is a labor of love and I couldn’t be happier that in these extremely strange times, Mother/Android will be handled by a partner who truly cares. I feel extremely lucky to have Hulu bringing the film to audiences later this year.”
It will be produced by Matt Reeves, who has worked on “The Batman” and “War Of The Planet Of The Apes” through his 6th & Idaho production company with Adam Kassan, Rafi Crohn along with Miramax’s Bill Block and Charles Miller. Matt said in a statement:
“Mattson’s directorial debut is an intimate sci-fi film that is both beautiful and extremely personal, with a powerful, soulful performance from Chloë Moretz. I am incredibly excited that Hulu will be sharing Mother/Android with audiences.”
Mother/Android will debut as a Hulu Original Film in 2021.