Buzzfeed Bette Midler Tweeted Interest In Being Jennifer Lawrence And Amy Schumerâ€™s Movie Mom MOTHER IS HERE. Sept. 2, 2015, at 1:57 p.m. By Alanna Bennett BuzzFeed Staff The beautiful union of bros that is Amy Schumer and Jennifer Lawrence has captivated us all â€” especially once they announced theyâ€™re writing a screenplay together about being sisters. What on Earth could make a more perfect family? BUT WAIT, what is this over here? Bette Midler âœ” @BetteMidler Amy Schumer & Jennifer Lawrence are co-writing a screenplay about sisters. Hmm, who could play their mother? She’d have to be DIVINE! 10:55 AM – 1 Sep 2015 BETTE MIDLER HERSELF has just thrown her hat into the ring to play the pairâ€™s mother.