Office temp Charlotte Cantilini (Jennifer Lopez) thinks she’s found Mr. Right when she starts dating gorgeous surgeon Dr. Kevin Fields (Michael Vartan). But there’s a problem standing in the way of everlasting bliss: Kevin’s overbearing and controlling mother, Viola (Jane Fonda). Fearing she’ll lose her son’s affections forever, Viola decides to break up the happy couple by becoming the world’s worst mother-in-law. Wanda Sykes co-stars.
Robert Luketic (born 1 November 1973) is an Australian film director. He directed the films Monster-in-Law, Legally Blonde and 21.
Robert Luketic was born in Sydney, Australia, the elder of two children born to an Italian mother and Croatian father.
Luketic cultivated his film career early when he won his first award for “Best Film” at the ATOM Film Festival at the age of 15. Luketic went on to study at the Victorian College of Arts – School of Film and Television (VCA), one of Australia’s most prestigious film schools.
He first attracted Hollywood’s attention with his award-winning short film Titsiana Booberini. After screening to much acclaim at several festivals within Australia, Titsiana Booberini became a hit at many internationally renowned festivals including the Sundance Film Festival. It won “Best Film” at the Aspen Shortsfest.
Luketic directed the smash hit comedy Legally Blonde for MGM in the summer of 2001. This film… read more