DeAndre Hopkins’ Mother Topic of New Film About Surviving Horrific Assault
The mom of NFL star DeAndre Hopkins was blinded in a violent assault in 2002 — however the best way she heroically fought to remain alive and proceed to lift her household is now the topic of a serious Hollywood film.
Sabrina Greenlee has talked concerning the incident earlier than … she was ambushed by a lady who was the girlfriend of a man Sabrina had solely been relationship for three months. Sabrina had no thought the person was in one other relationship.
The attacker threw a harmful combination of Pink Satan Lye (drain cleaner) and Clorox bleach at Sabrina’s face, blinding her instantly … and virtually inflicting her to suffocate.
However, she fought like hell to recuperate — at all times occupied with her four youngsters, together with DeAndre, who was solely 12 years outdated on the time of the assault.
After the incident, Sabrina fell right into a deep melancholy and commenced to abuse alcohol.
However, by some means she managed to battle by way of all of it and have become an lively and vital mom to her children and a frontrunner in the neighborhood.
Now, Hollywood has taken discover — BRON Studios has partnered up with Good Concern and Kituufu Movies to make “Sabrina.”
Sam Bailey of HBO’s “Brown Ladies” is about to direct the flick … and “Tips on how to Lose a Man in 10 Days” author Kristen Buckley is engaged on the screenplay.
No phrase on who will play Sabrina on the massive display screen … however ya gotta suppose large stars would love this type of inspiring function.
DeAndre is clearly happy with his mother — and issued an announcement saying, “My mother has at all times put everybody earlier than herself and sacrificed issues unimaginable.”
“Now it’s time for folks to see her true worth and be taught that giving up will not be an choice.”
Greenlee — who additionally survived a number of abuse relationships earlier than the assault — now helps fellow survivors by way of her non-profit, S.M.O.O.O.T.H., Inc. which stands for Talking Mentally, Outwardly Opening Alternatives Towards Therapeutic.