Joseph Baker
Joe in Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself The Movie.


African American




Fanny (Divorced)


Jamecia(daughter), Brian Baker(son), and Donna(daughter).


Irene(sister), Madea(sister), Frederick(brother), Willie Humphrey(brother), and Heathrow(brother).


Big Mable Murphy(mother) and Frederick Baker Sr.(father)

Other Family

Cora Jean Simmons(niece), Myrtle, and Aunt Bam Murphy.

Potrayed By

Tyler Perry

Joseph 'Joe' Baker is Madea, Frederick, Willie, and Irene's brother. He has 2 children, Donna and Brian. He made his first debut in Tyler Perry's I Know I've Been Changed. He is potrayed by Tyler Perry.

Background InformationEdit

In I Know I've Been Changed, Joe is an alchoholic. He has a wife named Fanny and a daughter named Jamecia. Fanny wants to divorce him because he's not a fair husband. She has him sign divorce papers and leaves him. In Diary of a Mad Black Woman The Movie, Joe is shown to be Madea's brother. Joe is older than Madea and gets high on viagra with his friends. As Charles' father, Daddy Charles does in the play. Joe is always making fat jokes about his sister. He's always flirting with somebody. Like in Diary of a Mad Black Woman, he was flirting with Helen and her mother, Myrtle. He can also act like a pervert because he's always looking at women in swimsuits and bikinies on magazines. In Madea's Family Reunion The Movie, Vanessa's date, Frankie not to go out with her because she already had two kids. In Meet the Browns The Movie, Joe was shown in the car with Madea while they were getting chased by the police. In Madea Goes to Jail The Movie, after Madea went to court Joe threw a party. Madea made a fuse and shot up the house. Everybody ran out the house. In I Can Do Bad All By Myself The Movie, Jennifer and her brothers broke in the house and one of Jennifer's brothers, Manny broke his priceless cable box. And finally in Madea's Big Happy Family The Movie, Joe made a joke about Aunt Bam, Madea, Cora, and Brown in the kitchen. He said they'll break the floor because they're fat.


1991-99, I Know I've Been Changed

2005, Diary of a Mad Black Woman (Movie)

2006, Madea's Family Reunion (Movie)

2008, (cameo) Meet the Browns (Movie)

2009, Madea Goes to Jail (Movie)

2009, I Can Do Bad All By Myself (Movie)

2011, Madea's Big Happy Family (Movie)

2016, Boo! (Movie)

2017, Boo 2! (Movie)