eva mendes girl in progressThere’s a new trailer out for the forthcoming film from director Patricia Riggen, and Girl in Progress has Eva Mendes as a girl interrupted, coping with a teenage daughter who is maturing faster than both of them would like.

Aongside Mendes Riggen has cast Matthew Modine and Patricia Arquette, but the key performance indicated from the trailer looks to be that of  Cierra Ramirez, whose chemistry with Mendes will be where the film succeeds or fails.

The film has a limited release scheduled for the 27th of April in the US, Yahoo have debuted the trailer and given us a synopsis, which is yours for the taking below,

Grace is a single mom. She is too busy juggling work, bills, and the very married Dr. Hartford, to give her daughter, Ansiedad the attention she desperately needs. When Ansiedad’s English teacher, Ms. Armstrong, introduces her students to classic coming-of-age stories, Ansiedad is inspired to skip adolescence and jump-start her life without mom. While Grace becomes preoccupied with the increasing affections of her co-worker, Ansiedad enlists the help of her loyal friend, Tavita, to plot her shortcut to “adulthood”. But as her misguided plan unravels, Ansiedad and Grace must learn that sometimes growing-up means acting your age.

Here’s your trailer,