Sony Pictures presents "Proud Mary". The action packed movie stars Taraji. P. Henson as a bold, bad ass, and fierce hit woman. Mary works for an organized crime family in Boston , whose life is changed forever when she meets a young boy named "Danny" ( Jahi Di’Allo Winston) . Their paths cross when a professional hit goes bad. The film is directed by Babak Najafi , written by John Stuart Newman , Christian Swegal and Steven Antin. The feature film is produced by Paul Schiff , Tai Duncan, and executive producers Glenn S. Gainor and Taraji P. Henson . The movie also stars Billy Brown and Danny Glover . Taraji took to Instagram a few weeks ago to express her excitement about her new role as "Mary". So make sure you follow her for updates and more on the film. I'm definitely looking forward to seeing Taraji take on this new role as "Mary" Jan 12 , 2018 .