Kim Kardashian signs up for Tyler Perry’s ‘The Marriage Counselor’

Updated: Oct 23, 2011, 14:13 PM IST

Washington: Kim Kardashian has been cast in Tyler Perry’s upcoming film, ‘The Marriage Counselor’.

According to, the film is adapted from Perry’s play by the same name, which depicts a newlywed marriage counselor, Judith (played by actress Jurnee Smollett), who has a successful career but struggles in her own marriage.

Kardashian, 31, will play the role of Judith’s co-worker, Ava, who helps her friend to gain new confidence with a big city makeover, Us magazine reported.

This is the reality TV star’s second big-screen gig.