Tyler Perry's Acrimony is a 2018 American psychological thriller film produced, written, and directed by Tyler Perry. The film stars Taraji P. Henson, Lyriq Bent, Jazmyn Simon, and Crystle Stewart, and follows a loyal wife who decides to take revenge on her unfaithful husband.

Principal photography began in October 2016 in Pittsburgh. Acrimony was released in the United States by Lionsgate on March 30, 2018.


Plot Edit

Melinda Gayle, a faithful wife (Taraji P. Henson) tired of standing by her lazy husband (Lyriq Bent) divorces him when he causes her to lose her family's house. A few days later her husband gets a lucky break and becomes rich. Melinda finds out that her husband is now engaged to another woman, she feels betrayed and loses control, and all hell breaks loose.

Cast Edit

  • Taraji P. Henson as Melinda Moore-Gayle
  • Lyriq Bent as Robert Gayle
  • Crystle Stewart as Diana Wells
  • Ajiona Alexus as Young Melinda
  • Antonio Madison as Young Robert
  • Danielle Nicolet as Sara
  • Jay Hunter as Devon
  • Jazmyn Simon as June Moore
  • Jason Vail
  • Ptosha Storey as Brenda Moore[5]
  • Douglas Dickerman as Mr. Prescott
  • Bresha Webb as Young June
  • Nelson Estevez as Casey
  • Kendrick Cross as Kalvin