Tyler Perry

Born in September 14th, 1969

From New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Tyler Perry Biography

Tyler Perry (born Emmitt Perry, Jr.; September 13, 1969) is an African-American actor, director, playwright, screenwriter, producer, author, songwriter., and entrepreneur. Already a successful artist in Southern theater, Perry began to make national celebrity status in 2005 with the release of his first film, Diary of a Mad Black Woman. He has won critical praise for playing Madea, a mentally strong woman who handles adversity with optimism and happiness; his critically acclaimed portrayal of her in the award-winning "Madea" series has caused him to be one of the most respected black actors in Hollywood.

He has produced multiple TV series as well as films, started a multiple year partnership with OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network), and opened his own film studio, Tyler Perry Studios, in Georgia. Perry was included in Time's list of the 100 most influential people of 2020. In 2022, he was inducted into the Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame.

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Tyler Perry Movies

Mea Culpa Poster
February 23, 2024
Don't Look Up Poster
December 5, 2021
PAW Patrol: The Movie Poster
August 20, 2021
A Fall from Grace Poster
January 17, 2020
Vice Poster
December 11, 2018

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