Jemela and the Field Hockey Team (2018)

R | 2h 13min | Animation, Comedy, Sport | 26 January 2018 (USA)


Jemela Paris talks her lesbian field hockey team into proving their homosexuality to their friends and housemates.

Director, Producers and Writer

Director: Anne Fletcher

Producers: Reese Witherspoon, Bruna Papandrea, Seth Rodsky, Anne Hathaway

Writer: Nancy Meyers


Reese Witherspoon, Dakota Johnson, Ellen DeGeneres (see full cast below)

Character Gallery

Main Characters


Cast overview, first billed only:

  • Reese Witherspoon-…-Jemela Paris
  • Dakota Johnson-…-Makenzie, Sophia and Allie Indian and Carina, Meredith, Maddie and Dawn Bortz
  • Ellen DeGeneres-…-Sarah and Shea Bortz
  • Amy Poehler-…-Alexandra Bortz
  • Meryl Streep-…-Mallory Bortz
  • Jennifer Lawrence-...-Quincy Indian
  • Rowan Blanchard-...-Clancatcher Bortz
  • Laura Marano-…-Lexia Bortz
  • Portia Doubleday-…-Alex Bortz
  • Anne Hathaway-…-Madison Bortz



Written by Nancy Meyers

Genres: Animation | Comedy | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content, full frontal nudity and dialogue throughout involving females and for language | See all certifications >>

Parents Guide: View content advisory >>


Country: USA

Language: English

Release Dates

26 January 2018 (USA, theatrical release)

1 May 2018 (USA, home release)

Company Credits

Production Companies



  • The film released on Ellen DeGeneres' 60th birthday.
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