Tyler Perry just came out of his own pocket by doing some good by helping a fire victim with a new home and now he’s faced with an attempted break-in of his own home!
An 18 year old teen was arrested and charged with prowling and criminal trespassing after she was found on the property and two others are still being sought. Continue Reading…
Movie mogul Tyler Perry is something like a hero round these parts. In fact, if he could fly he’d be a real life superman!
The generous producer not only rescues cub scouts, but he recently lent a helping hand to a family that lost it all in a fire and totally saved Christmas for an elderly grandmother and her kids! Continue Reading…
The entire cast of Tyler Perry’s “For Colored Girls..” cover the December 2010 issue of Essence Magazine. I was blessed to have previewed the movie earlier this week [CLICK HERE for my review] and I’m excited to see how it appeals to the masses.
[READ: Atlanta Premiere of Tyler Perry’s “For Colored Girls” ~ PHOTOS]
Oh… and Essence didn’t leave out the men from the cast. They got a cover as well. Check it the testosterone version of Essence’s December cover below: Continue Reading…
Tyler Perry Studios hosted the Atlanta premiere of “For Colored Girls” last night at Atlantic Station. The enthusiastic crowd was greeted by Producer Roger Bob and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed for the private screening of the highly anticipated film.
I don’t want to give it all away, but this movie will be a classic! FOR COLORED GIRLS is written for the screen and directed by Tyler Perry, and based on the stage play “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enuf” written by Ntozake Shange.
[CLICK HERE for the official trailer]
Producer Roger Bob (Tyler Perry Studios)
Also spotted at the screening were Ne-Yo (and his baby Mom), Lisa Wu-Hartwell, Derek J, Devyne Stephens, former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin, Jasmine Guy and more.
Two of my favorite people! Lisa Wu-Hartwell & Derek J
More photos + my mini review of the flick below: Continue Reading…
Tyler Perry’s ‘For Colored Girls‘ premiered in New York last night (Oct. 26) at the Ziegfeld Theater and the star-studded cast came to support the launch of the powerful film based on the 1974 choreopoem “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf’ by Ntozake Shange.
[WATCH: Sneak Peek: Janet Jackson in”For Colored Girls” – OFFICIAL TRAILER]
Janet Jackson with Ntozake Shange (author)
Ciara workin the red carpet…
More photos: Continue Reading…
Tyler Perry will appear on The Oprah Winfrey Show today to reveal “devastating secrets,” about being molested as a child. Oprah bills the interview as one of the most groundbreaking she’s done this year:
He was beaten, scarred and nearly broken. In a groundbreaking interview, Hollywood mogul Tyler Perry reveals the devastating details of his childhood sexual abuse.
Perry promises, “It’s the most in-depth and revelatory interview I have ever done.”
In a preview of the interview, which can be seen HERE, the filmmaker chokes back tears as he recalls the day he “died,” when he was first molested. He recounts to Oprah that it happened more than once – with men and a woman. He said he once blacked-out for three days afterward, telling Winfrey, “It’s so disgusting.
Tyler first acknowledged being abused as a child after receiving after experiencing a flood of memories following a screening of the Oscar-nominated Precious, which he co-produced, he even revealed that it was a man in his church who molested him.
[READ: Tyler Perry Blogs About His Abusive Childhood]
I wonder if Oprah will bring up the obvious similarities to the Bishop Eddie Long sex scandal…
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