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TBS Greelights 3rd Tyler Perry TV Series, Starring Michael Jai White & Tasha Smith

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act April 26, 2011 at 10:02AM

Confirming what Cynthia announced yesterday, plus details on plot and casting...
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Confirming what Cynthia announced yesterday, plus details on plot and casting...

TBS has greenlit a third Tyler Perry-created and produced sitcom series (House of Payne and Meet the Browns are the current 2), ordering 10 episodes of For Better Or Worse, as the series will be called.

Based on TP's Why Did I Get Married? films (at first plays), For Better Or Worse (that's Tyler Perry's For Better Or Worse) will follow "the ups-and-downs of married life for Marcus and Angela, characters who originated in the features Why Did I Get Married and Why Did I Get Married Too?"

In the films, the pair was played by Michael Jai White and Tasha Smith, and, as Deadline reports, both actors will also star in the upcoming TV series!! Didn't see that coming... especially the Michael Jai White reprisal.

Production is scheduled to being this summer at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta.

Are you excited? :D

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