Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry received the Ultimate Icon Award at the 2019 BET Awards.  His acceptance speech was one of the most preachable moments of the night.  He talked about his determination to reach goals, so that he can help someone else make.  It was powerful!  Check it out:  

Tyler Perry bought a 1992 Geo Metro and parked it in front of the main office building on the Tyler Perry studio lot.  The inscription on the building says, “The Dream Building”.  He did this because, while he was building his dream, he lived in this car and it was repossed with everything he owned […]

The media mogul said that he was already planned how he will get rid of his most famous character. “This is it,” he told SiriusXM radio host Bevy Smith on her show Bevelations on Monday.  

Larry Tomczak of charismanews.com has penned a plea to movie mogul Tyler Perry asking him to “return to pleasing God.” “Because of my respect and love for our multi-gifted brother in Christ, I write this commentary in hopes it will bring about a course correction to his current trajectory. Although imperceptible to some, his career […]

As expected, Black Twitter had some serious opinions about this surprising casting news!

Award winning actress Edwina Findley Dickerson is also a minister and motivational speaker.

Although Perry's latest film, Boo! A Madea Halloween, came in at number one this weekend – soundly beating out Tom Cruise's action sequel, Jack Reacher – Perry says he still has issues getting screens in White neighborhoods.

Erica Campbell and GRIFF had the chance to chat with writer, actor and producer Tyler Perry about his political drama on TLC, “Too Close To Home.” He opens up about his favorite part of the process of creating a new film, play or TV show. Plus, he talks about when we can expect to see […]

When Tyler Perry began creating shows for the then-struggling OWN Network four years ago, he’d send the scripts he’d written to Oprah Winfrey for approval — and she’d wince. “I would say, ‘I think that’s too much! It’s over the top! Oh my God, I can’t believe this is happening!’” Winfrey recounts about Perry’s first […]