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Tyler Perry’s Birthday Gift to Oprah Winfrey Causes Her to Strain Back

Tyler Perry’s Birthday Gift to Oprah Winfrey Causes Her to Strain Back

ABC/Lou Rocco(NEW YORK) — Oprah Winfrey suffered an injury on her birthday, and it’s all Tyler Perry’s fault.Winfrey turned 59 on Tuesday, and to celebrate the occasion, Perry sent her a flower arrangement.
But, the filmmaker reveals on his Facebook p…

Former “Facts of Life” Star Lisa Whelchel Joins Cast of Tyler Perry’s Movie

Former “Facts of Life” Star Lisa Whelchel Joins Cast of Tyler Perry’s Movie

Monty Brinton/CBS via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Lisa Whelchel, the former Facts of Life star and recent Survivor contestant, will return to acting with a role in a new Tyler Perry movie.The Hollywood Reporter says Whelchel, who played Blair Warner o…

Tyler Perry, Al Sharpton, NAACP Offer $100K Reward in Florida Missing Persons Cases

Tyler Perry, Al Sharpton, NAACP Offer $100K Reward in Florida Missing Persons Cases

Jason Merritt/Getty Images(NAPLES, Fla.) — What happened to Terrance Williams and Felipe Santos nearly a decade ago? For years, there have been whispers in Naples, Fla., about the men and the last person they were seen with, a police officer who said …

Movie Review: "Alex Cross"

Movie Review: "Alex Cross"

Summit Entertainment(NEW YORK) — In Alex Cross, Tyler Perry plays the title character — the creation of prolific author James Patterson — earlier in his career as a detective and psychologist for the Detroit Police Department.  Cross is a tough…

Tasha Smith Finally Enjoys Playing Angela on "For Better or Worse"

Tasha Smith Finally Enjoys Playing Angela on "For Better or Worse"

Courtesy of TBS(NEW YORK) — Angela, the loudmouthed, quick witted, spark plug may be a fan favorite in Tyler Perry’s film series, Why Did I Get Married? and its TV spin-off For Better or Worse, but the actress behind the role is finally starting to en…

"Ted," "Magic Mike" and More Open Friday

"Ted," "Magic Mike" and More Open Friday

Creatas/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here’s a look at the new movies opening nationwide Friday:– Ted: In the first feature film by Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane, Mark Wahlberg plays a man who’s close friends with a childhood teddy bear that’s come to …

Tyler Perry’s Latest Woes

Tyler Perry’s Latest Woes

Jason Merritt/Getty Images(ATLANTA, Ga.) — Tyler Perry is no stranger to trouble. After overcoming a traumatic childhood and months of homelessness as a struggling artist, the 42-year-old movie mogul faces new problems—racial profiling and, most…

Fire Damages Tyler Perry Studios

Fire Damages Tyler Perry Studios

Jason Merritt/Getty Images(ATLANTA) — A fire broke out at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta on Tuesday night, causing one building at the complex to partially collapse.
The cause of the four-alarm blaze — which started before 9 p.m. and was extinguished…

Police Investigating Tyler Perry’s Racial Profiling Claim

Police Investigating Tyler Perry’s Racial Profiling Claim

Jason Merritt/Getty Images(ATLANTA) — The Atlanta Police Department said it has opened an investigation into Tyler Perry’s recent claim that he was racially profiled by two Atlanta officers during a recent traffic stop.The police department told…

Tyler Perry Says He Is a Recent Victim of Racial Profiling

Tyler Perry Says He Is a Recent Victim of Racial Profiling

Jason Merritt/Getty Images(ATLANTA) — Tyler Perry says he was unjustly interrogated by Atlanta police recently in what he believes to be a case of racial profiling.In a lengthy post on his Facebook page, Perry recalls making an illegal turn after leav…

Whitney Houston’s Daughter Cast in Tyler Perry Sitcom?

Whitney Houston’s Daughter Cast in Tyler Perry Sitcom?

Tibrina Hobson/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) — Tyler Perry delivered a stirring eulogy at Whitney Houston’s funeral last month, and the actor-director-producer and Houston family friend has apparently taken Bobbi Kristina, Houston’s only daughter, under his …

Jamie Foxx, Tyler Perry Being Sued over Film Project

Jamie Foxx, Tyler Perry Being Sued over Film Project

Jason Merritt/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Jamie Foxx and Tyler Perry are being sued for $1 million each by a prisoner in Oklahoma who claims the pair stole his idea for a film starring the female alter egos they originally developed for other projects…

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