Screen Gems is moving forward with a sequel to the box office success Think Like a Man based on the #1 New York Times Best Seller written by Steve Harvey, "Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man", which to date has grossed over $91 million at the domestic box office.
Screen Gems lines up a sequel to Think Like a Man
The sequel will be written by Keith Merryman & David A. Newman who penned the screenplay for the first film, currently in theaters. Think Like a Man was released on April 20, 2012 and was the top ranked film of the weekend with a domestic gross of $33.6 million.
William Packer will produce via his Rainforest Films banner. Harvey will serve as executive producer on the project alongside Rushion McDonald and Rob Hardy.
In addition to writing the screenplay of Think Like a Man, Merryman & Newman wrote Friends with Benefits starring Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis.
Merryman and Newman are repped by APA, Circle of Confusion and Stone, Meyer, Genow & Binder.
Think Like a Man was released April 20th, 2012 and stars Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall, Kevin Hart, Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Jenkins, Jenifer Lewis. The film is directed by Tim Story.