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Queen Latifah will star in End Of The Road, a new thriller being set up at Netflix. Latifah stars in the role of Brenda, jobless and widowed and on the road with her family to New Mexico for a new life, only to be cornered into facing a mysterious killer when they find themselves trapped in the New Mexico desert and cut off from help. Millicent Shelton (P-Valley, Insecure, Black-ish, Hunters, The Walking Dead) is directing from a script by David Loughery (The Intruder, Obsessed), updated from original scribe Christopher Moore. Tracey Edmonds is producing for Edmonds Entertainment (Soul Food, Jumping the Broom) with Mark Burg for Twisted Pictures (Saw, John Q, Spiral) and Brad Kaplan (The Intruder), with Latifah exec producing with Shakim Compere for Flavor Unit Entertainment.