WATCH: Exclusive Interview with actress Gianna Simone from “Mother’s Day” (2016)’s Jason Rzucidlo spoke one-on-one with actress Gianna Simone from the new film “Mother’s Day” (2016). Gianna stars as “Val,” a pregnant, first-time mother navigating her pregnancy and new role in life. She is joined by television host ‘Miranda’ (Julia Roberts), divorcee ‘Sandy’ (Jennifer Aniston) who is looking for love, and ‘Jesse’ (Kate Hudson), a women who wants more than anything to strengthen her relationship with her distant mother. Simone grew up in Boston and then packed her bags for Hollywood to become an actress. Look for “Mother’s Day” to open in theaters nationwide on Friday, April 29, 2016.