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Tyler Perry's 'Marriage Counselor' Gets A New Title & A Provocative First Poster

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act December 5, 2012 at 3:35PM

Tyler Perry's 'Marriage Counselor' Gets A New Title & A Provocative First Poster
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Marriage Counselor

One of at leat 3 Tyler Perry-branded movies that we'll see in 2013, formerly titled The Marriage Counselor, is now called Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor.

The dramedy stars Jurnee SmollettLance GrossKim KardashianVanessa WilliamsRobbie JonesBrandy Norwood, and Ella Joyce.

The synopsis again reads:

The film tells the story of Judith, an Ivy League-educated relationship expert who makes her living dispensing marital advice, but is so bored with her own marriage that she breaks her professional code and cheats with a smooth talking client only to realize she has made a huge mistake.

Smollett will star as said marriage counselor "Judith," while Gross will play her husband; Jones will play "smooth talking client" who has an affair with Smollett; Williams will play the owner of the firm where Smollett practices; Brandy will play Gross' co-worker; and Kardashian will play Smollett's friend and co-worker.

The film's first poster has been unveiled, and it's quite provocative, won't you say? 

In Perry's own words to HuffPoConfessions of a Marriage Counselor is "one of the most provocative movies" he's made, "sexually and otherwise."

We'll see just how provocative it is when the PG13-rated Atlanta-shot film hits theaters March 29th, 2013.

Check out the poster below; and as is often the case, the first trailer will likely debut very soon:


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