Tyler Perry’s Madea Family Funeral is an upcoming American comedy film written and directed by Tyler Perry. It is the tenth and final installment in the Madea film series, and stars Tyler Perry as Madea, Cassi Davis as Aunt Bam, Patrice Lovely as Hattie, and Ciera Payton as Charisse. The film follows Madea and her family as they attend a funeral. It is set to be released on March 1, 2019, by Lionsgate.
The Main Cast
The main cast of Tyler Perry’s Madea Family Funeral includes Tyler Perry as Madea, Cassi Davis as Aunt Bam, Patrice Lovely as Hattie, and Ciera Payton as Charisse. Madea is a loud-mouthed, no-nonsense matriarch who always speaks her mind and never backs down from a fight. Aunt Bam is Madea’s best friend, who often serves as her voice of reason. Hattie is the family matriarch and Madea’s sister. Charisse is Madea’s niece, who is struggling to keep her family together.
The Supporting Cast
In addition to the main cast, the film also features a number of supporting actors. These include Rome Flynn as Joe, Tyler Lepley as Brian, Larry the Cable Guy as Harry, Jen Harper as Mia, Kj Smith as Shannon, David Mann as Uncle Heathrow, and Chandra Currelley-Young as Aunt Geneva. Joe is Charisse’s husband, who is trying to keep their marriage together. Brian is a childhood friend of Joe’s and a confidant to Charisse. Harry is an old family friend who is always there to offer sage advice. Mia is Charisse’s best friend, who always has her back. Shannon is Charisse’s daughter, who is dealing with her own teenage issues. Uncle Heathrow is Madea’s brother, who always speaks his mind. Finally, Aunt Geneva is a distant relative who is always looking out for the family.
The film was written and directed by Tyler Perry and produced by Ozzie Areu and Matt Moore. It was shot in Atlanta, Georgia, and was released on March 1, 2019. The film had a budget of $20 million and grossed over $72 million at the box office.
The film has received generally positive reviews from critics. The review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes reports that the film has an approval rating of 83% based on 20 reviews, with an average rating of 6.3/10. The website’s critical consensus reads, “Tyler Perry’s Madea Family Funeral proves that the franchise still has some life in it, thanks to strong performances from Tyler Perry, Cassi Davis, and Patrice Lovely.”
The soundtrack for Tyler Perry’s Madea Family Funeral was released on March 1, 2019, and features a variety of songs from various artists. The album features the single “Family Feud” by T.I. featuring Drake, as well as other songs from artists such as Mary Mary, Mary J. Blige, and Fantasia.
Tyler Perry’s Madea Family Funeral has been a box office success and has become one of the highest-grossing films of 2019 so far. The film has been praised for its performances and its timely themes, and has become a cultural phenomenon. The film has also been a success on home video, with its DVD and Blu-ray release selling over 1 million copies in its first week.
Tyler Perry’s Madea Family Funeral is a hilarious and heartfelt sendoff to one of cinema’s most beloved characters. The film features a stellar cast, an entertaining soundtrack, and a timely story about family. With its box office success, critical acclaim, and cultural impact, Tyler Perry’s Madea Family Funeral is sure to be remembered for years to come.