*Thandie Newton and Tyler Perry will follow up their collaboration in last year’s “For Colored Girls,” with the director’s upcoming romantic drama “Good Deeds.”

The actress has been cast in the lead as a single mom who catches the eye of Perry’s character, Glen Deeds, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Perry is writing, directing and starring in the project, which is being produced by his Tyler Perry Studios as well as Lionsgate.

Newton most recently completed “The Retreat,” starring Jamie Bell and Cillian Murphy.