With ‘Alex Cross’ Opening in Theaters, Next Up for Tyler Perry – Shooting ‘Single Mom’s Club’

The Tyler Perry high-speed rail continues to power ahead, full steam. Just try to stop it… that is, if you think you can!

The multihyphenate whose first foray into action movie hero territory, also known as Alex Cross, opens in theaters this Friday, is always 2 or 3 films ahead of everyone else it seems.

This evening brings news that Mr Perry is packaging his next project, a dramedy titled Single Mom’s Club, whichLionsgate (who else?) is in final negotiations to distribute.

As usual, Perry will wear just about every hat – writing, directing, producing AND starring in Single Mom’s Club, which centers on a group of single mothers from varying backgrounds, who are brought together via an incident at the school their children attend, leading to the creation of a support group that helps all of them overcome personal obstacles.

No word on other casting. And it’s not clear if this will feature an appearance by Madea, since Perry is co-starring in the film.

All these questions will be answered very soon, since principal photography is scheduled to begin next month in Atlanta…

Read more: Indie Wire

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