In what Netflix is saying was a venture that Tyler Perry has been “ready to inform for 27 years,” we’re lastly getting a primary have a look at the multi hyphenated artistic’s upcoming drama, A Jazzman’s Blues. Written, directed, and produced by Perry, the characteristic will middle on “a story of forbidden love.” Whereas not a lot else is thought in regards to the plot, it is going to be filled with scandals, secrets and techniques, and an unsolved homicide. Set to star within the characteristic is a lineup that features the likes of Joshua Boone, Solea Pfeiffer, Brent Antonello, Brad Benedict, Ryan Eggold, Milauna Jemai Jackson, Kario Marcel, Austin Scott, and Rob Wooden.
The picture, which Netflix launched to its Twitter account right this moment, reveals a interval piece manufacturing set amidst bushes and open fields. In it, we see Pfeiffer and Boone, who’re presumably our star crossed lovers. Pfeiffer’s character dons a patterned costume with a large neck piece and sits on a tree limb, hanging her toes from it. It seems that Boone’s character has come to talk together with her whereas she’s been misplaced in a narrative as she holds a ebook in her arms. Interrupted or not, she doesn’t appear to be bothered by the go to as she leans in, engaged in no matter it’s that Boone’s saying. Carrying a white, lengthy sleeve button down shirt with peach-colored slacks, Boone gazes up at Pfeiffer with pleasure in his eyes. The connection between the 2 is made extra obvious the longer you have a look at the picture with the on-screen chemistry oozing out of the body.
The drama marks the second Perry-helmed characteristic to drop in 2022. In late February, the performer put out A Madea Homecoming, the twelfth installment of his Madea-centered universe. Previous to A Madea Homecoming, the final time we noticed the larger-than-life antics of the grandmother was in 2019’s A Madea Household Funeral. Within the meantime, Perry has saved busy with a slew of performing initiatives with titles together with Don’t Look Up, PAW Patrol: The Film, and These Who Want Me Useless. In 2020, he launched the Netflix thriller, A Fall from Grace, of which he additionally starred and produced.
From the picture and accompanying caption, we will count on A Jazzman’s Blues to point out us a aspect of Perry that we’ve by no means seen earlier than – that of a romantic drama director. Given the small print we all know in regards to the story and the chemistry between its main actors, we’re guessing it’s going to be an actual tear-jerker.
A Jazzman’s Blues will probably be launched by Netflix on September 23, 2022. You’ll be able to see the picture under.
Perry discusses directing A Jazzman’s Blues within the interview under: