Free Market Evaluation - Send us your resume and we will give you free feedback
Law Firm Torn by Top Partner’s Love Affair
Law Firm Torn by Top Partner’s Love Affair
Tax Rates up to 90 Percent Best Move for All Americans
Tax Rates up to 90 Percent Best Move for All Americans
Gym Teacher Faces Statutory Rape Charges for Relationship with Student
Gym Teacher Faces Statutory Rape Charges for Relationship with Student
Can You Believe This Beautiful Art Was Made on a Beach?
Can You Believe This Beautiful Art Was Made on a Beach?
Legal Job Listings

Jamie Foxx and Tyler Perry Sued by Bank Robber

A bank robber from Oklahoma, Shamont Lyle Sapp, has filed a lawsuit against Jamie Foxx and Tyler Perry. The lawsuit claims that the two men stole his idea for a movie that is called, ‘The Skank Robbers.’ The movie is a comedy, will star Foxx and Perry along with Martin Lawrence as a trio of bank robbers who are ladies. The three bank robbers will be previously played characters by the three men. The Lawrence character will be Sheneneh from ‘Martin,’ Foxx’s Wanda from ‘In Living Color,’ and Perry’s Madea.

Sapp is serving jail time right now for 10 bank robberies but he decided to file a lawsuit against Foxx and Perry because he gave the two men the idea for the movie and was then cut out of the project.


The idea from Sapp, according to court documents, had three characters set in a mental hospital as part of a drama. “A male white mental patient takes Madea hostage … He deals with phone calls from the negotiators, as Madea actually pleads for her life in a very sad tear-jerking way … Her pleas are to be very sad. No jokes at all.”

Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




Jamie Foxx and Tyler Perry Sued by Bank Robber by

Tagged: , , , , , , , ,

Posted by on January 4, 2012. Filed under Home. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
Legal Assistant / Secretary - Bilingual
USA-GA-Gainesville

~~Rapidly expanding General Law Firm seeking a Legal Assistant/Secretary to join our team at our Gainesville, Georgia location !  Our firm is a goal/target oriented, fast-paced environment with a...

Related Posts: