A recent widow, all Brenda (Queen Latifah) wants to do is move somewhere new and get a fresh start. Unfortunately, her hopes of a rejuvenating cross-country road trip are dashed when she and her family find themselves in the crosshair of a mysterious killer. End of the Road is the latest Netflix thriller film coming our way this week, and it releases this Friday, September 9.
Brenda, her brother Reggie (Ludacris), and Brenda’s kids get trapped by a killer in the New Mexico desert, completely cut off from help. Can they survive? Directed by Millicent Shelton, End of the Road promises to be a nail-biting suspense thriller that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats.
Queen Latifah and Ludacris are the leads of the movie as two siblings who must fight for survival when murder and a missing bag of cash plunge them headfirst into danger. Learn more about the film’s cast and the actors who star alongside them.
End of the Road cast
Queen Latifah is the star of this new film. The acclaimed actress/rapper plays Brenda, a widow just trying to help her family survive a road trip from hell. She is best known for her music career and acting projects, such as the hit sitcom Living Single.
Queen Latifah also starred in films like Chicago, Taxi, Bringing Down the House, and countless others. Between her acting projects, she also produces and regularly contributes to soundtracks. Most recently, she starred in the Netflix film Hustle opposite Adam Sandler, and she’s the current lead of the CBS series The Equalizer.
Ludacris is better known for his rapping career than acting, but he has also appeared in several massive blockbusters and television shows throughout the years, most notably in the Fast and Furious franchise. He’s also the host of the most recent iteration of Fear Factor. He plays Reggie, Brenda’s brother, in End of the Road.
Learn more about the other End of the Road cast members and who they play below:
- Queen Latifah as Brenda
- Chris “Ludacris” Bridges as Reggie
- Beau Bridges (Homeland, The Descendants)
- Mychala Faith Lee (Truth Be Told, The Greatest Inheritance) as Kelly
- Shaun Dixon (Kid’s Crew, The Exit Row) as Cam
- Frances Lee McCain (Back to the Future, Gremlins) as Val
Several cast members have other projects available to watch on Netflix right now!
- Queen Latifah: Maya and the Three, The Trap, Hustle
- Ludacris: No Strings Attached, Show Dogs
- Beau Bridges: Stargate SG-1, Bloodline
- Director Millicent Shelton: Directed several episodes of The Flash (“The Flash Is Born,” “Welcome to Earth-2,” and “Borrowing Problems from the Future”) and The Walking Dead episode “Scars”
End of the Road releases this Friday, Sept. 9 on Netflix.