Tyler Perry Shooting ‘Boo! A Madea Halloween’ Movie

Tyler Perry Shooting 'Boo! A Madea
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Tyler Perry Studios has started production on “Boo! A Madea Halloween” with Lionsgate releasing the comedy on  Oct. 21.

Tyler Perry will write, produce, direct and star. Ozzie Areu and Will Areu will also be producers on the film.

The film originated from Perry and Chris Rock including a fictitious Madea Halloween movie in Rock’s 2014 film “Top Five.” Lionsgate then approached Perry and suggested that they make the movie.

“Boo! A Madea Halloween” will see Madea spending Halloween fending off killers, paranormal poltergeists, ghosts, ghouls and zombies while keeping a watchful eye on a group of misbehaving teens.

The film will also star Bella Thorne, Cassi Davis, Patrice Lovely, Andre Hall, Yousef Erakat, Lexy Panterra, Diamond White, Liza Koshy, Brock O’Hurn, Jimmy Tatro, JC Caylen, Kian Lawley and Mike Tornabene.

It’s first feature film appearance for Erakat, the Palestinian-American YouTube personality better known by his stage name FouseyTube. “It’s very exciting for me to be in a film that’s this funny,” he told Variety.

Lionsgate has released eight Madea films dating back to 2005’s “Diary of a Mad Black Woman,” based on Perry’s play. The studio had a first-look deal with Perry that was not renewed last year.

“We are thrilled to reunite with the iconic Tyler Perry, one of the greatest creative forces in entertainment and a beloved and cherished member of our Lionsgate family,” said Lionsgate Motion Picture Group Co-Chairs Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger. “‘Boo! A Madea Halloween’ brings together two great Lionsgate traditions — Madea and a Halloween movie — and we know that audiences will find the combination outrageous, hilarious and unbeatable.”

Production is under way in Atlanta, home to Tyler Perry Studios.

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  1. enjoy watching Boo! A Made Halloween full movie & TV Show putlocker

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  2. Diane says:

    Tyler Perry is a very gifted and talented artist. Thank you for another Madea movie. We’ve been waiting and can’t wait for the new movie in Oct. I know it’ll be great ! And to Joanne. During times like these, we can use some good humor. Not everything has to be so serious.

  3. Melanie Eileen Soles-Doman says:

    Mr.Perry, I hope you watched the Oscars 2 night. Chris Rock did a great job getting the message across that people of color were not represented. He did a great job. I dont understand why the Oscars are not limited to film makers in the U.S. Why dont the actors that choose to make movies with directors in other countries have there own awardes? I feel that the Oscars should be awarded to AMERICAN ACTORS & PRODUCERES… Just my opinion. P.S. I am a 58 yr. old white woman & would love to b in one of ur movies…I have seen them all, and am such a fan. God Bless u and thank u for all the joy and laughter that u have bestowed upon my life!!!!!! I love you! Keep me laughing…I need you in my life!!!!!! Gods blessings 2 u & ur family!!!! XXXOOOOXXXXOOOO

  4. Josiah K. MIlton says:

    DOF Bruhh Bruhh FOR LIFE!!!!!!!!!!! Lets Go Yousef

  5. ali says:

    Youssef is the beast of the beast and he is to me the big bro so we are going to support him on this movie and if i can pre-order a ticket i would’ve done it now to be the first person to see the movie its gona be on Friday which is very cool

  6. Angie B says:

    Tyler Perry you are a very well known respect the young man I would like you to run for president because you’re not a joke this society is taking the political race to a whole new ridiculous level this I don’t like they are playing with I am one of your number one big fans I can always purchase everything you put out but I do my best I’m not asking for a free ride in this world but a fair one so please consider running for president

  7. Julie Mathis says:

    I really love Madea! She has gotten me through the loss of my son and a 3rd bout of stage 4 0varian Cancer! Tyler Perry is a gifted man in many ways. His special gift of creating Madea, who is incredibly funny while at the same time dispensing wise and sage advice is a very real blessing to those who understand the character. Thank you Tyler Perry for all the good you do in our world. Huge thank you for Madea who made me laugh when I couldn’t stop crying. The days I was so sick, watching a Madea movie made me laugh til I had tears in my eyes and the messages you created with her character reminds me to always be a giver and appreciate and learn from the lessons given to me so that I can help others too. I’ve always had a great sense of humor, but Madea has me beat!!! Madea for President needs to be the next movie!!!

  8. Joanne Hendy says:

    Another stupid Madea movie, then African Americans complain that they are not getting awards. I don’t understand why so many folks, especially women, flock to see such nonsense.

  9. Anne Simpson says:

    I am very excited; me, my brother and niece watch all your movies and plays. We love you and what you stand for. YAY for MADEA!!!!

  10. Margaret Houston says:

    Me and my family ,We just love you and your work, You are so wonderful and God has been so good to have made a man like you, Just please keep doing the work and We will keep watching each one Three or more times , Just make us laugh all the time, So God Bless you and Everyone you work with and Your Family too, We send Pray’s to you God Bless.Also Please Come back to Columbus, Ohio, Please and I pray you can Bring a play to with you.

  11. Nelu says:

    Yousef!!! All the love, my man :)

  12. Wybie says:

    BRUH BRUHS IN THE BUILDING, HE DID IT!!
    SO PROUD OF YOUSEF

  13. Ahmed Louws says:

    Knowing that your bruhbruh made it this far is AMAZING. Can’t wait for the movie. Will it also be in cinema’s in Europe? I live in The Netherlands.

  14. Kelsey Markham says:

    Woohoo oh yeah go Yousef Erakat aka FouseyTube
    Congratulations for getting to this stage …… so far.
    I want to wish you the best of luck for the future i will continue to watch your youtube channel i absolutely love it – Huge Fan, and fingers crossed the movie reaches cinemas here is New Zealand – i am so keen and excited to be able to watch you on the big screen.
    Congratulations again !!!

  15. Sheila Brown says:

    Love me some Tyler Perry, no matter what role role he plays! He’s a great man and actor!!!!!

  16. Jonathan R. Guilfoyle says:

    BRUH BRUHS IN THE BUILDING!!! :P

  17. Jay says:

    That´s it Bruh! Green Tea Baby, it´s the law of attraction!

  18. shannon says:

    i cnt wait to see it I have watched all tyler perrys movies and I watch them over and over and over again everytime they come on as a matter of fact madeas reunion was on lst night and I watched again fir the millionth time.Im stoked and cnt wait to see boo

  19. Jerry says:

    THE GRIND DON’T STOP BOY!

  20. Yolanda says:

    BRUH BRUH! The tea stays green! The grind don’t stop! The lions stay roarin

  21. Yousef Erakat says:

    Thank you all of you DOF Bruh Bruhs, the best family on youtube!
    You belived in me (some of you didn’t) but still look at me now! Thank you for all the love and support! RAWWR!

  22. more says:

    bruh bruh/ dof family @green tea

  23. BRUH BRUH says:

    DOF! SO EXITED TO WATCH!

  24. Can’t wait to see this #BruhBurh

  25. tiera says:

    I can’t wait to see it

  26. Betty Britt says:

    Love love,love. Madea !!!!’m

  27. Michael Garza says:

    RAAWWWRRR!!!! BRUH BRUH’s RULE!!!

  28. TM says:

    TO THE BEST FAMILY ON YOUTUBE!! THE LION KEEPS ROARING!!

  29. Proactive Films says:

    Bruh bruh yeeeeeeeeeaaaa !!!

  30. Yasmeen Aladwan says:

    BRUH BRUHS WE MADE IT!!!

  31. Thank you for putting up with me in junior high school class clown. 😊

  32. Wanda Bragg says:

    If like to say thank you for the laughter Madea has brought to me since my husband of 42 years died. I grew up with playing with children of black families. We helped each other in hard times. Never noticed color. Madea reminds me of my childhood friends mother. Tells it like it is. God bless!!

  33. Tameka Foster says:

    I love all of your movie,I am a big Medea fan.

  34. toleen14 says:

    Congrats Yousef,All yo bruh bruhs proud of you ..once a bruh bruh always a bruh bruh!

  35. Mauricio says:

    The Bruh Bruh made it!! Proud of you yousef. Cant wait for the movie to come out!!!!!!!!

  36. Carolina Rodriguez says:

    I can’t wait to see my Bruh Bruh up on the Big Screen! Stay positive bruh bruh I love you!!!

  37. angela wedge says:

    love madea! she always makes me feel better! and I cant stop laughing hysterically! shes a force to be reckoned with, and always has a solution for every problem…..

  38. YAHOOOOO says:

    BRUH BRUH UNITEEEE #BRUHBRUH

  39. Armani says:

    Yousef ! #DoF
    Congrats bruhh bruhh

  40. Hell yeah our bruhh bruhh gonna be in a movie!!! #DOF #BESTFAMILYONYOUTUBE

  41. Shakem Jordan says:

    #BruhBruh #BruhBruhNation #DOF #Fousey #Barbados

  42. such good news ! Welcome back Madea……we need you for president sweetheart?

  43. Roman says:

    YES YES FOUSEY!! 💯🔥✊🏻

  44. Rohan Baldeo says:

    AAAYYYYYYY!!! OUR BRUH BRUH YOUSEFIS STARING IN A MOVIE! (Can’t wait to buy the tickets/movie.)’✔️👌😜

  45. tyler barnes says:

    is there a kid adiution for the new movie

  46. Hilalhk says:

    YOUR BRUH BRUHS ARE HERE YOUSSEF! WAIT TO GO! CONGRATS BRUH, CANT WAIT FOR THE MOVIE!

  47. GreenTea says:

    YEAH BABYYY OUR BRUH BRUH BOYYYYYY!!!!!!!

  48. Matt says:

    #Letsgofousey #DOF congratulations Yousef.

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