LOOKS like it did quite well 25.8 million to be exact making it the number 2 movie in America behind the movie Rio over this Easter weekend…here is the exact report from the hollywood reporter:
“Coming in No. 2 domestically over Easter weekend was the latest offering from Tyler Perry, Madea’s Big Happy Family. The Lionsgate movie scored a solid $25.8 million from 2,288 locations in its debut. Big Happy Family drew a pleasing A CinemaScore.
Big Happy Family posted a per screen average of $11,255, the best of any wide release, and pointing to Perry’s loyal fanbase among African-Americans, who made up 81% of the audience. The film played great in urban markets including New York, Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, as well as in the South, such as Atlanta.”
Congrats to Tyler look for another tv show coming this fall based on the movie Why did I get Married!!