*Lionsgate announced that production on the comedy “Tyler Perry’s Single Mom’s Club” began Monday, (Nov. 26) at the filmmaker’s studio in Atlanta.
The film follows a group of single mothers from different walks of life who are brought together by an incident at their children’s school. As a result, they create a support group that helps them find comedy in the obstacles of life, as well as their inner strength to overcome their personal challenges.
Perry will also star in the film alongside Nia Long, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Amy Smart, Zulay Henao, Cocoa Brown, Ryan Eggold, William Levy, Terry Crews and Eddie Cibrian.
Perry is producing the film with Ozzie Areu and Matt Moore via the Tyler Perry Studios banner. The film is due in theaters on May 9, 2014.