Tyler Perry


The BET+ new original drama from Tyler Perry, “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless,” is available today exclusively…

Behind the Scenes of EBONY March 2020 Cover, with Tyler Perry and June Ambrose

Go behind the scenes with the EBONY March 2020 issue at Tyler Perry Studios.

EBONY MARCH 2020: TYLER PERRY Master of His Message

Being underestimated has always been a problem and a gift for Tyler Perry. Today, the 50-year-old director-producer-writer-playwright-actor has silenced the naysayers by making history after becoming the first African-American to independently own his own film studio.

Tyler Perry Celebrates Opening of New Studios With Star-Studded Black-Tie Gala

Multihyphenate Perry has become the first African-American to solely own a U.S. film studio.

Tyler Perry's Last Madea Movie Earns $27M at Box Office

Tyler Perry’s Last Madea Movie Earns $27M at Box Office

Happy birthday, Tyler Perry! The playwright, actor, producer, screenwriter, director , among other titles, turns the big 5-0 on Sept. 13, 2019. We’re celebrating by reposting this March 2019 article about his last film.

Tamela Mann Has Broadway Dreams After Wrapping ‘Madea’s Farewell Tour’

Gospel powerhouse Tamela Mann recently sat down with EBONY to discuss her anointed voice, hitting…

Tyler Perry Helps Family After Single Mom Is Killed at ATM

The family of a Georgia woman killed at an ATM is receiving assistance from film director Tyler Perry.

Tyler Perry’s ‘A Madea Family Funeral’ Has Record-Breaking Preview Night

Madea’s swan song brought in a whopping $1.1M during preview night.

Donald Trump and Others React to Smollett's Alleged Hate Crime Hoax

Donald Trump and Others React to Smollett’s Alleged Hate Crime Hoax

“What about MAGA and the tens of millions of people you insulted with your racist and dangerous comments!?”

Tyler Perry to Host Upcoming Aretha Franklin Tribute Special

Tyler Perry to Host Upcoming Aretha Franklin Tribute Special

Tyler Perry to host a tribute special honoring Aretha Franklin with performances by John Legend, Patti LaBelle and Yolanda Adams.