Actor, Author, Screen And Playwright, Producer, Director, Songwriter Specializing In The Gospel Genre.
Tyler Perry (born Emmitt Perry, Jr.; September 13, 1969) is an American actor, director, screenwriter, playwright, producer, author, and songwriter, specializing in the gospel genre. Perry wrote and produced many stage plays during the 1990s and early 2000s. In 2011, Forbes...Wikipedia
Born: 13th September, 1969, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Height: 6' 5" (196 cm)
Claim to Fame: Madea Plays And Movies.
When five struggling single moms put aside their differences to form a support group, they find inspiration and laughter in their new sisterhood, and help each other overcome the obstacles that stand in their way.
Breaking News: Tyler Perry's Girlfriend Gelila Bekele Gives Birth, Couple Welcomes Baby Boy Aman
Dec. 4, 2014 AT 4:38PM
By Stephanie Webber
An early holiday gift! Tyler Perry and his model girlfriend Gelila Bekele have welcomed their first child together, a source confirms to Us Weekly. The couple's son Aman arrived on Sunday, Nov. 30.
Us confirmed back in September that Perry and Bekele, 28, were expecting. The If Loving You Is Wrong creator announced the news to loved ones at his 45th birthday bash at his Atlanta, GA., home on... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 8 weeks ago
Forget Madea, Tyler Perry is going to be a dad! The actor and director's girlfriend of five years, Gelila Bekele, is expecting, a source confirms to Us Weekly.
The Single Moms Club director announced the news at his 45th birthday party at his home in Atlanta, GA., on Monday, Sept. 22.
"They are overjoyed and really, really happy," the source says of Perry and his model love, who is about 7 months along. "He was so happy in the moment so he told the guests," the insider says of the private star, who broke the news in front of 100 family members... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 months ago
One day before the Oscar nominations are to be announced for what Hollywood did best last year, the Golden Raspberry – or Razzie Award – people have announced their contenders for those filmmakers who collectively slipped on a banana peel in 2013.
Just like the Academy Awards, there are surprises as well as expected names in the running.
Up for this year's 34th annual Razzie Awards – to be presented March 1, the night before the Oscars – are some A-Listers, including first-time nominees Johnny Depp, Naomi Watts and Selena Gomez, as well... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 1 year ago
AEROSMITH's TYLER, PERRY To Guest On 'The View' - Oct. 28, 2012
According to Interbridge.com's "The Late Night TV Page", AEROSMITH singer Steven Tyler and guitarist Joe Perry will guest on the November 2 edition of the ABC daytime talk show "The View".. Check your local listings for details.
AEROSMITH will complete their contract with Columbia Records on November 6 with the release of the band's new album, "Music From Another Dimension", and the group may join the ranks of acts like RADIOHEAD, NINE INCH NAILS and PEARL... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 2 years ago
Tyler Perry's huge studio complex in Atlanta, Georgia is still standing after four-alarm fire drew over 100 firefighters to contain the blaze on Tuesday night, the Associated Press confirms.
The Why Did I Get Married? filmmaker's complex -- a 200,000 square-foot studio, five sound stages and 400-seat theatre -- caught fire before 9 p.m., but no injuries were reported, and the structure of the largest building there remains intact.
PHOTOS: Tyler and other stars who have overcome abuse
The cause of the fire and the full extent of the damage is not yet... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 2 years ago
I know my audience, and they`re not people that the studios know anything about.
Hollywood is finally waking up to the fact that people who go to church also go to the movies. I`m not sure what took them so long to see that or how long they`ll keep it up.
His plays often reference The Color Purple (1985), which starred Oprah Winfrey. He credits "The Oprah Winfrey Show" (1986) with inspiring him to write.
Before becoming a successful film-maker with Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005), he was already the owner of a successful play company that tours the country and caters to African-Americans. His plays are also recorded and sold as DVDs.