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Filming is slated to start this spring, with some Hollywood heavyweights on board.
- Director David Twohy
- Screenwriter Kerry Williamson
Alex Cross Cast List
Tyler Perry in the Movies
Alex Cross movie will be filming in the following cities, starting in August.
Actor and Director Bios
Tyler Perry (Alex Cross)Born September 13, 1969, Perry is an actor, writer and director who is best known for his character Madea from such comedies as Diary of a Mad Black Woman and Madea's Family Reunion.
Trivia:Has been writing plays since he was eighteen.
Matthew FoxBorn on July 14, 1966, Fox grew up on his family's ranch. Fox attended Columbia University in New York City and got hooked on acting after appearing in a few television commercials. One of Fox's most famous roles came in 2004, when he was cast as Dr. Jack Shephard on the television series Lost. While starring on Lost, he also appeared in such movies as Vantage Point and Speed Racer. In Alex Cross, Fox will take on the role of Michael "The Butcher" Sullivan, the deadly and clever serial killer who Alex Cross must stop.
Trivia:Graduated from Columbia University with a degree in Economics. Raised in Wyoming on his family's ranch.
Ed BurnsBorn January 29, 1968, in Queens, New York, Burns is married to supermodel Christy Turlington. An actor and writer, Burns's first movie appearance came in the independent film The Brothers McMullen, a film which he wrote and starred in. Burns continued to write and act in his own movies while also appearing in big budget films, the most notable being Saving Private Ryan. In Alex Cross, Burns will play the role of Tommy Kane, Alex Cross's partner.
Trivia:Is a middle child. Has a degree in English from Hunter College.
Jean RenoBorn on July 30, 1948, Reno is a French actor known for his tall, hulking build. Because of his large frame, at the beginning of his career Reno played many villainous roles but has since appeared in romantic comedies and action movies as well. He splits his time between Paris and Los Angeles where he owns homes, living with his wife and children.
Trivia:Turned down the role of Agent Smith in the Matrix to do Godzilla.
Rob CohenBorn on March 12, 1949, Rob Cohen has produced and directed films in Hollywood for over thirty years. Previously, he has directed such blockbuster movies as The Fast and the Furious, xXx, and The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor. Cohen will now turn his directorial skills to Alex Cross, as he brings to life this third movie about James Patterson's unforgettable detective, Alex Cross.
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