Take My Wife: Dwayne Johnson and Tyler Perry to star

Thu October 7, 2010 Return to Film News

  • Dwayne Johnson and Tyler Perry will star in "Take My Wife".

  • Greg Coolidge and Kirk Ward wrote the screenplay.

  • The story centers on a recently divorced man (Perry) who realizes the only way to get out of paying alimony to his ex is to find her a new husband. He sets about transforming a rough-around-the-edges guy (Johnson) into a paramour who can be her ideal mate. After his Cyrano act creates the new love match, the divorced guy falls back in love with his wife and has to compete for her affections.

  • Lionsgate is negotiating to acquire the rights for the comedy.

Source: Deadline
Related Titles: Take My Wife