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Actress Selena Gomez playing 'mom' in striking film 'In Dubious Battle'
Hollywood actress Selena Gomez is all set to play 'mom' on-screen. Also a singing sensation, she has taken up a serious role this time in her next film titled 'In Dubious Battle'. The actress will be seen playing a pregnant young woman who wants to lead a 'clean life'.

The film, which has been directed by Gomez's `Spring Breakers' co-star James Franco, is set in the era of the Great Depression. The film revolves around a group of migrant workers that go on strike to fight for their rights.

Gomez's character comes into the frame when she goes into labour during a strike. "All I want is a simple, clean life," she can be heard saying in the trailer of the film. It it would be really good to see Gomez playing a 'mom' on the big screen at such a young age.

An adaptation of John Steinbeck's novel, the plot of the film follows how migrant workers in the US stand up against all odds. Apart from Gomez, the film also stars Nat Wolff and Josh Hutcherson. 'In Dubious Battle' had a world premiere at the Venice Film Festival recently and is now all set to be showcased at the Toronto Film Festival next month.

In the mean time, the actress is busy supporting her bestie Taylor Swift, who is leaning on her shoulder after a split with Tom Hiddleston. Selena adviced her to 'drop a new album' and stop dating for a while, as per a report in

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