Joy is an upcoming American biographical comedy-drama film written and directed by David O. Russell. The film is about a struggling single mom of three children, Joy Mangano, who invented the ‘Miracle Mop’ and is the President of Ingenious Designs, LLC. It stars Jennifer Lawrence as Mangano, Bradley Cooper as an executive at the Home Shopping Network, Robert De Niro as Mangano’s father, and Édgar Ramírez as Joy’s divorced husband. Filming began in Boston on February 16, 2015. The film is scheduled to be released on December 25, 2015.