Entornointeligente.com / Tyler Perry is developing a prequel drama series about the early life of his iconic character Madea . Showtime has ordered multiple scripts for the project, which is titled Mabel . It will tell the story of a smart, fierce, irresistible, dangerous, crazy 20-something black woman named Mabel Simmons and her move to Atlanta in 1972 which set the world on fire. Perry’s Madea character originated on stage during his time as a playwright before going to Hollywood. To date, his nine Madea films have grossed over $500 million worldwide.
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