By Jeff Labrecque
April 05, 2011 at 03:02 PM EDT


Tyler Perry, who recently extended his production agreement with Lionsgate, will write, direct, produce, and star in Good Deeds, according to the studio. In the romantic drama, Perry will play a successful entrepreneur who finds himself drawn to a down-on-her-luck single mom on the eve of his marriage to a wealthy fiancée. Shooting will begin in Atlanta at the end of April.

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