Catherine Zeta-Jones is the Cocaine Godmother
She was also known as known as La Madrina, the Black Widow, and the Queen of Narco-Trafficking. I’m talking about Griselda Blanco, the notorious Colombian drug lord of the Medellín Cartel.
Five years after her death, the Academy Award winner Catherine Zeta-Jones is playing Blanco in the upcoming Lifetime biopic Cocaine Godmother, and the first trailer is out. At the height of her power, the Cocaine Godmother pioneer in the Miami-based cocaine drug trade, and It has been estimated that she was responsible for up to 200 murders while transporting cocaine from Colombia to New York, Miami and Southern California.
She was eventually arrested and deported to Colombia, but was shot at Cardiso butcher shop on the corner of 29th Street, after having bought $150 worth of meat. The middle-aged gunman climbed off the back of a motorbike outside the shop, entered, pulled out a gun, and shot Blanco twice in the head before calmly walking back to his bike and disappearing into the city.
Guillermo Navarro directed the Lifetime biopic, and Cocaine Godmother premieres on January 20.
Check out the trailer.