Overview

A single mother living in inner city Chicago, Brenda has been struggling for years to make ends meet and keep her three kids off the street.But when she's laid off with no warning, she starts losing hope for the first time - until a letter arrives announcing the death of a father she's never met.Desperate for any kind of help, Brenda takes her family to Georgia for the funeral. But nothing could have prepared her for the Browns, her father's fun-loving, crass Southern clan. In a small-town world full of long afternoons and country fairs, Brenda struggles to get to know the family she never knew existed...and finds a brand new romance that just might change her life.The story is adapted by Tyler Perry from his stage play "Meet the Browns." Perry will portray Madea and Uncle Joe in the film.

  1. Tyler Perry

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tyler Perry

    Tyler Perry

    Madea

  2. David Mann

    David Mann

    Leroy Brown

  3. Tamela Mann

    Tamela Mann

    Cora Brown

  4. Angela Bassett

    Angela Bassett

    Brenda Brown

  5. Lance Gross

    Lance Gross

    Michael Brown

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Meet the Browns
Meet the Browns

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Status Released

Release Information

  • March 21, 2008
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

Budget -

Revenue $41,939,392.00

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