Cameron Diaz talks about his return to acting

EIGHT Years have passed since Cameron Diaz announced she was quitting acting. But now the charlie’s angels The star is officially out of retirement and starring in a new movie. The 50-year-old actress will appear in the Netflix film Back to action alongside Jamie Foxx.

The Golden Globe nominee, who appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last Friday, discussed his return and explained why Back to action was the perfect title for his next film.

“I was like, so guys, what’s the title of this? And they were like Back to action“, she recalled. “I was like oh! I can really feel very connected to this character already.

Diaz also admitted she was both “nervous” and “excited” as it was her first acting gig since retiring eight years ago.

“It’s a bit of muscle memory, you know what I mean?” Diaz explained. “I’ve been doing this for so long, it’s kind of like the process, I kind of fell back into it. But it’s a little bit different.

A source said People magazine: “When this project came up and she was pursued by Jamie Foxx, who she’s known and worked with for years, she decided to go for it.”

Back to action is a Netflix Original directed by Seth Gordon (horrible bags). Brendan O’Brien, author of Neighbors, wrote the screenplay for the film. O’Brien is joined by Datari Turner and Mark McNair as the film’s executive producers.

Netflix has not confirmed a release date for Back to action. However, the action comedy is scheduled to release in late 2023 or early 2024.