A new trailer has been released for Jeremy Hersh‘s upcoming drama The Surrogate, which stars Jasmine Batchelor as a surrogate for her two best friends who discovers the child will be special needs.
The Surrogate was set to premiere at this year’s SXSW, you can check out our full review here. It’s set to open on VOD platforms June 12th.
Jess Harris (Jasmine Batchelor, “The Good Fight”), a 29 year old web designer for a nonprofit in Brooklyn, is ecstatic to be the surrogate and egg-donor for her best friend Josh (Chris Perfetti, “Looking”) and his husband Aaron (Sullivan Jones, Slave Play). Twelve weeks into the pregnancy, a prenatal test comes back with unexpected results that pose a moral dilemma. As they all consider the best course of action, the relationship between the three friends is put to the test.