‘Alex Cross’ Trailer Starring Tyler Perry debuts

Posted on June 25, 2012 /Film


Tyler Perry stars as the titular detective in the film adaptation of the James Patterson novel “I, Alex Cross,” with Cicely Tyson and Carmen Ejogo as his mother and wife. When his wife is murdered, Perry’s character goes on a mission to hunt down the crazy killer before he strikes again.

The role was originated by veteran actor Morgan Freeman in the Patterson film adaptations “Kiss the Girls” and “Along Came a Spider.”

The film synopsis reads:

After Washington DC detective Alex Cross is told that a family member has been murdered, he vows to track down the killer. He soon discovers that she was not his first victim and that things are not what they seem.

The film also stars Giancarlo Esposito, Matthew Foxx and Edward Burns.


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