Coming out this weekend is the return of Martin Lawrence in one of his signature roles, Big Momma.
Along with rising star Brandon T. Jackson, the two play father and son in ‘Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son.’
In this third entry into the ‘Big Momma’s House’ series, FBI agent Malcolm Turner’s cross-dressing alter-ego, Big Momma, heads to an all-girls school with his aspiring rapper stepson, Trent, in order to hunt down the reason of his partner’s murder.
It’s truly two for the show when Trent takes on his own cross-dressing alter ego in an effort to convince his father in letting him sign a recording contract.
Released in 2000, ‘Big Momma’s House,’ which also starred Nia Long , brought in a worldwide gross of $174 million. Its 2006 sequel, ‘Big Momma’s House 2,’ tallied $138.3 million internationally.
Directed by John Whitesell, the comedy also features Max Casella, Jessica Lucas, Ana Ortiz, Mari Morrow, Faizon Love, Marc John Jeffries, and comedian and actress Sherri Shepherd .