China Anne McClain made her silver screen debut in the 2005 American Christian drama film ‘The Gospel’ directed by Rob Hardy. The film received a mixed response from critics. The following year, she made an uncredited appearance in the comedy-drama film ‘Madea's Family Reunion.’ The film opened to a mixed reception and was a major financial success, grossing over $63.4 million on a budget of $6 million. In 2007, McClain joined the main cast of the American sitcom television series ‘Tyler Perry's House of Payne’ where she portrays ‘Jazmine Payne.’ The tenth season of the show will premiere on March 23, 2022. She continued to appear in television series like ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ (2008), ‘Hannah Montana’ (2009), In 2010, she starred as ‘Charlotte McKenzie’ in the American comedy film ‘Grown Ups’ directed by Dennis Dugan. The film was panned by critics but that didn’t stop it from coming out as a major commercial success. The following year, she became a part of the American teen sitcom ‘A.N.T. Farm’ created by Dan Signer. The show ran for 3 years and aired its final episode in 2014. She also received 2 ‘NAMIC Vision Awards’ for her performance in the show.
McClain reprised her role as ‘Charlotte McKenzie’ in the 2013 American comedy film ‘Grown Ups 2,’ the sequel to the 2010 film ‘Grown Ups.’ Even though the film was hammered by negative reviews from critics, it managed to do decent business at the box office. She was next seen in films like ‘Bilal: A New Breed of Hero’ (2015), ‘Sheep and Wolves’ (2016), and ‘Blood Brother’ (2018). McClain joined the main cast of the American superhero drama television series ‘Black Lightning’ where she played the role of ‘Jennifer Pierce / Lightning.’ She remained a part of the show until it went off-air in 2021. In 2019, she starred as ‘Uma’ in the American musical fantasy television film ‘Descendants 3’ directed by Kenny Ortega. The film saw mostly positive reviews upon release. She was last seen in the 2021 television special, ‘Descendants: The Royal Wedding’ directed by Salvador Simó.
Five friends win their junior high basketball championship, and celebrate at a lake house with their coach. Thirty years later, when the coach dies, the friends decide to meet again with their families and spend the Fourth of July weekend together at the lake house. However, each is a grownup with his/her own unique personality and problems. Can they survive together?
Three years after the events of the first film, the childhood friends reconnect once more after Lenny Feder relocates his family to his hometown Stanton where Eric, Kurt, and Marcus live with their families. However, this time around, the grown ups will be learning lessons from their kids on the last day of school.
Madea is a busy grandma with a number of responsibilities on her shoulders. She has to host a reunion, and has to take care of a rebellious teenager Nikki, whose responsibility has been given to her recently by the court . There is so much on her plate. Will she nail it?
The simple-minded delicatessen worker Hubie Dubois of Salem, Massachusetts, is targeted and mocked at by his community. Though he helps as Halloween monitor and is devoted to the town’s celebrations, kids and adults play practical jokes on him. But the Halloween turns spooky when all those who were mean to Hubie start disappearing, while Hubie gets embroiled in a real murder investigation.
Along with his sister, a young boy who wants to become a great warrior, is kidnapped, and is taken away from home to a world where injustice prevails.