With production set to begin later this month in New York, Paramount's action sequel Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 has brought on actor Tyler Perry to play Baxter Stockman. In the original comic books, Baxter Stockman was a scientist who created robots known as the Mousers, which were designed to kill sewer rats. The villainous Shredder eventually learned about these devices, and hired Stockman to modify his robots to eliminate the Turtles' mentor Splinter.
It isn't known how Stockman will be used in this sequel, especially since it hasn't been confirmed if Shredder will be back yet. The character went through many different transformations in the comic book and cartoon. At one point, he became a major villain who had used technology from DARPA to place his brain in a robot body, making him a cyborg. At another point, he became cross-mutated with a common house fly, and turned into a giant, humanoid fly-creature. The character actually appeared as one of Eric Sacks' scientists in last year's franchise reboot. At that time, he was played by K. Todd Freeman.Read More
Writer/director/producer Tyler Perry makes his first foray into family animation with the release of Tyler Perry's Madea's Tough Love arriving on DVD (plus Digital) and On Demand January 20, 2015 from Lionsgate. The film will be available on Digital HD one week earlier on January 13, and to celebrate, we have an exclusive preview featuring Tyler Perry himself.
In Tyler Perry's first animated film, fans of Madea can now watch all of their favorite characters including Madea, Uncle Joe and Aunt Bam in a whole new way! The larger than life Madea gets herself into even more over the top and outrageous situations - all in the name of helping children save their youth center.Read More
For the first time in three years, Tyler Perry has been too busy to drop a Madea movie into theaters. He's making up for that with his first-ever animated feature Tyler Perry's Madea's Tough Love, which has just debuted its first official trailer.
The iconic granny with the attitude is back in this sure-to-be hilarious misadventure, which will be voiced by Tyler Perry and promises some fun surprises along the way.Read More
Come celebrate the release of Lionsgate's upcoming comedy, Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club with the final poster! Nothing lifts you higher than friendship, and these moms have come together to inspire each other through it all. Supporting one another, this sisterhood overcomes life's many hurdles with the help of their newfound friends. Toast to the sparkling new poster below and make sure to remember what really matters on March 14!
The Single Moms Club was released March 14th, 2014.Read More
"Ho no she didn't!" It's the most wonderful time of the year AND the sassiest season of them all because Madea (Tyler Perry) is coming to spread her own brand of Christmas cheer! Lionsgate has just released TWO brand new posters for the hilarious holiday comedy, Tyler Perry's a Madea Christmas! Madea is leaving the big city for a surprise visit to a small rural town just in time for the Christmas Jubilee. All may not go according to plan, though, as old relationships are tested and new secrets are revealed. Check out the TWO brand new posters NOW!
Tyler Perry's a Madea Christmas was released December 13th, 2013.Read More
Director David Fincher is solidifying the cast for his upcoming adaptation Gone Girl, bringing on Tyler Perry, Neil Patrick Harris, Kim Dickens, Patrick Fugit and Carrie Coon. We reported in July that Tyler Perry and Neil Patrick Harris were being considered for roles, but now their deals are finalized.
The story centers on a man (Ben Affleck) whose wife (Rosamund Pike) mysteriously disappears on the couple's fifth wedding anniversary. Tyler Perry is playing Tanner Bolt, the attorney for Ben Affleck's character. No details were given for any of the other roles.Read More
"Ho. Ho. Ho." Tyler Perry proves to be a real nutcracker in the teaser poster for Tyler Perry's a Madea Christmas, which returns the comedy icon back to the big screen this holiday season.
Madea gets coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas, but the biggest surprise is what they'll find when they arrive. As the small, rural town prepares for its annual Christmas Carnival, new secrets are revealed and old relationships are tested while Madea dishes her own brand of Christmas Spirit to all.Read More
Craig Robinson finds himself buried up to his neck in sand trying to appease the Peeples family in the final poster for this Tyler Perry produced comedy from writer/director Tina Gordon Chism. Robinson stars as a decent working class man who wants to marry into the preppy Peeples clan, only to find himself at odds with his finance's (Kerry Washington) father (David Alan Grier). Every guy has an idea how meeting his future wife's family should go...This is definitely not it.
Peeples was released May 10th, 2013.Read More