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Tyler Perry to Open Entertainment District

Tyler Perry never ceases to amaze fans with his business ventures and his latest venture with Bishop T.D. Jakes is truly amazing.   The actor. director, and entrepreneur announced that he plans to open an entertainment district near his production studio.   Perry plans for the district to include restaurants, retail stores, and of course a movie… Read more »

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Tyler Perry Brings Madea Out of Retirement for New Netflix Movie

Madea is coming out of retirement. Tyler Perry is bringing his iconic character for another feature film, this time on Netflix. The upcoming  12th installment of the franchise, A Madea Homecoming, will be released 2022. Fans of Madea were first introduced onstage in the 1999 play I Can Do Bad All By Myself. Since then, she’s been… Read more »

ICYMI – Check Out Tyler Perry’s COVID-19 Vaccine Special

Tyler Perry hosted a special in which he got answers to some of the questions that African-American’s have about the COVID-19 vaccine. COVID-19 Vaccine And The Black Community: A Tyler Perry Special which aired on BET featured Perry, medical experts Carlos del Rio, MD Executive Associate Dean, Emory School of Medicine at Grady Health System,… Read more »

Tyler Perry To Receive Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award At Oscars

Tyler Perry and the Motion Picture and Television Fund will both receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the Academy Awards on April 25th. Academy Award president, David Rubin, said that “Tyler’s cultural influence extends far beyond his work as a filmmaker. He has quietly and steadily focused on humanitarian and social justice causes from… Read more »

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Tyler Perry Didn’t Get His Absentee Ballot, so He Flew Home To Vote

Tyler Perry hopped on Twitter to share the difficulty he was having with voting in the Georgia runoff election.  He said he requested his absentee ballot on December 2nd.    Stacey Abrams responded to Tyler telling him to vote in person.  Tyler wrote back, hey @staceyabrams I flew home because I didn’t get it. I will be… Read more »