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Birth Name: Emmitt R. Perry, Jr.

Age: 52, born 13 September 1969

Country of origin: United States

Height: 6' 5"

Relationship Status: Single


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Tyler Perry Videos



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Description: Perry was born and raised in New Orleans. His mother was a church-goer and took Perry along with her once a week. His father was a carpenter and they had a very strained and abusive relationship, which led Perry to suffer from depression as a teenager. In 1991, he was working an office job, when he saw an episode of "The Oprah Winfrey Show" (1986) discussing the therapeutic nature of writing. This inspired him to begin writing and he worked through his bad experiences by writing letters to himself. He adapted his letters into a play, 'I Know I've Changed', about domestic abuse. Unfortunately, after renting a theater ... (more)
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1. The Daily Show (1996)
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1. Star Trek (2009)
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4. Vice (2018)
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1. House of Payne (2006)
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Tribute...Black excellance (161 person items)
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Notable African Americans who helped pave the way (64 person items)

"In response to feeling ignored in Hollywood, Tyler Perry decided to take matters into his own hands -- by creating his own film studio, Tyler Perry Studios, which opened in Atlanta in 2019. In addition to establishing himself as the first African American to have outright ownership of a major film studio, Tyler Perry Studios is also the biggest production studio in America."


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Celebrities I hate (36 person items)

"Not a good director. Never gonna have a classical period Write the same thing in every movie, tv, plays he make Sexist,Low-Key Colorist and Classist. Just because you have crazy work ethic doesn't excuse you from making shitty stuff The best thing he did was put Madea out of our misery "


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Razzie Worst Supporting Actor nominees (127 person items)

"2019 - A Madea Family Funeral (as Joe and Uncle Heathrow)"


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