Tag Archives: james patterson

  • Will Tyler Perry’s Madea Fans Come Out to See ‘Alex Cross?’ (Audio & Video)

    Oct 19, 12 by EURpublisher02 10 Comments


    *Tyler Perry believes industry folk are underestimating the flexibility of his fan base when it comes to his roles outside of the Madea mothership. “The great thing about my audience is that even though there’s an association with me with the character Madea, there’s also the association with ‘Good Deeds’ and ‘Why Did I Get […]

  • Tyler Perry, James Patterson Near Deal for ‘Double Cross’

    Oct 18, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *Deadline.com is reporting that a new deal is being worked out for author James Patterson’s crime novel “Double Cross” to turn into a second movie starring Tyler Perry as the famous Washington DC crimefighter/psychologist. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] Perry’s first turn in “Alex Cross” opens this Friday, marking the filmmaker’s first lead role that […]

  • Cicely Tyson on Playing Tyler Perry’s ‘Nana Mama’ in ‘Alex Cross’ (Clip)

    Oct 10, 12 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *Cicely Tyson had to come clean about her role in the new film “Alex Cross.” [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] “I have to admit, I’d never even heard of [author James] Patterson’s work and I hadn’t seen any of the movies,” the 78-year-old stage and screen legend said during interviews for the film last weekend. […]

  • Tyler Perry Praised for Alex Cross Role

    Dec 31, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment


    *Tyler Perry is branching out beyond his own productions and has been cast to star as the title role in upcoming movie, “I, Alex Cross,” based on the novel by author James Patterson. When the announcement was made, critics were skeptical since seasoned actor Morgan Freeman played the Alex Cross character on a big screen […]

  • Legal Drama Over Tyler Perry’s ‘I, Alex Cross’ Film

    Nov 3, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *The film reboot of author James Patterson’s iconic Alex Cross character won’t hit theaters until sometime next year, but the movie has already prompted a nasty legal fight, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Producers of “I, Alex Cross,” in which Tyler Perry stars as the character made famous by Morgan Freeman in “Kiss the Girls” […]

  • Tyler Perry to Take on Morgan Freeman Character Alex Cross

    Feb 1, 11 by EURPublisher01 7 Comments


    *For his next film, “Madea” mastermind Tyler Perry will take on a popular fictional character crafted by author James Patterson and made famous on the big screen by Morgan Freeman in two movies. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Perry will take on the role of detective-psychologist Alex Cross in an untitled film to be directed […]