Jennifer Lopez Set To Star In Drug Lord Role

J.Lo is heading to HBO. 

diva Jennifer Lopez is set to play the role of notorious drug lord, Griselda Blanco in a television movie for HBO.

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Photo Source: Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage; AP.

Blanco was a major drug lord in the 1970s and 80s, known as ” The Cocaine Godmother.”

She reportedly ordered up to 200 murders during her reign.

In 1985, DEA agents arrested her at her home in California, and she was sentenced to ten years in prison.

In 2004, Blanco was deported back to Columbia, and eight years later she was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting in Medellin.

Blanco is a central figure in the famous 2006 documentary, “Cocaine Cowboys.”

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