Mary J. Blige will star in the next Tyler Perry movie, “I Can Do Bad All Myself,” due out September 11, reports Billboard. She will play lead character Tanya, a nightclub manager. Academy Award nominee Taraji P. Henson is cast as Tanya’s friend April. The character Madea is also part of the cast.
Blige is also recording a new album, which is scheduled to be released later this year.