Kim Kardashian Lands Role in New Tyler Perry Film

Kim Kardashian has been cast in Tyler Perry’s upcoming film, “The Marriage Counselor,” reports

The flick, which starts filming next week in Atlanta, is adapted from Perry’s play by the same name and depicts a newlywed marriage counselor, Judith (played by actress Jurnee Smollett), who’s great at her job but struggles in her own marriage.

The 30-year-old “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” star will play the role of Ava, Judith’s co-worker, who helps her friend gain new confidence with a big city makeover among other things.


Pictured:  Kim Kardashian attends the Belle Noel jewelry collection launch at Bloomingdale’s 59th Street Store on September 21, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)