June 7, 2000
Left her smiling Cheryl L. Henderson of Glendale is a single mother of two children. Although the plot is predictable and the basic premise has been used ("Mrs. Doubtfire"), "Big Momma's House" is a full house of big laughs. Martin Lawrence is a versatile comedian whose talents continue to shine. Nia Long has successfully made the transition from television ("Fresh Prince of Bel Air") to leading-lady status with apparent ease; her tender beauty lights up the screen.