Alex Cross

Tyler Perry believes industry folk are underestimating the flexibility of his fan base when it comes to his roles outside of the Madea mothership.

Tyler Perry is starring in his first action flick (where he’s not rocking a wig & shooting up family members).  He’s Alex Cross, the fictional homicide detective/psychologist from a series of books by James Patterson — and it’s the character previously played by Morgan Freeman in Kiss The Girls and Along Came A Spider.  And […]

Mr. Madea, Tyler Perry, is adding action hero to his resume. Yep, that’s right. if you haven’t heard, Perry was picked (over Idris Elba, among… CLEVELAND – Filming in for comic book flick “The Avengers” has been the talk of the town this week, as E. 9th Street in downtown Cleveland has turned into a full movie set, filled with explosions, flipped cars and screaming extras. But Tuesday night another movie started filming in Cleveland. “I, Alex Cross,” a […]

For his next gig, Tyler Perry is losing the wig and donning the suit of detective-psychologist Alex Cross. QED is mounting a production based on the popular James Patterson character that has already been portrayed by Morgan Freeman in two previous studio movies.