She'll be working with theater director Lila Neugebauer (her debut) and first time screenwriter, Elizabeth Sanders.
She'll be working with theater director Lila Neugebauer (her debut) and first time screenwriter, Elizabeth Sanders.

Welcome back, J.Law -- we missed you!

According to Deadline, the Oscar-winning actress is returning from the one year break she took from acting, with a new movie in the works.

The yet to be titled flick will be directed by acclaimed theater director Lila Neugebauer, who will make her feature film debut. The script for the movie has been written by first-time screenwriter Elizabeth Sanders. Scott Rudin (The Social Network) and Eli Bush (Lady Bird) are producing, with Lawrence and Justine Polsky.

The film starts shooting in June in New Orleans. Lawrence will be seen next reprising her role as Mystique in the upcoming X-Men: Dark Phoenix movie, also out in June.

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