Trivia / Diary of a Mad Black Woman

  • Acting for Two: Tyler Perry portrays Madea, Joe, and Brian, Helen's attorney cousin.
  • Mean Character, Nice Actor: Steve Harris, who plays Charles, looks like the meanest person on the planet, but Tyler Perry said he was very friendly.
  • Separated-at-Birth Casting: Cicely Tyson and Kimberly Elyse have more than just a casual resemblance to each other.