Madea Gets Animated

Tyler Perry has conquered performance stages and small and big screens across the nation. Now the multi-platform entertainer is delving into the world of children’s animation.

Mr. Perry is creating a new film project titled Madea’s Kids that will star an animated version of Madea. Not many details have been disclosed yet, but Rolanda Watts is said to be linked to the movie, according to

Watts is known for lending her voice to the Judge Joe Brown show as the series’ announcer, and she’s also done voice work for Curious George and The Proud Family.

In the meantime, Perry is also gearing up for his latest film A Madea Christmas, which hits theaters December 13.