Tyler Perry Supports Urban Entrepreneurs in Pitch Competition

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In search of role models, some 400 young — and mostly black –Atlanta entrepreneurs found one Friday in the form of Tyler Perry. First and foremost, Perry is a movie star and one of Hollywood’s most bankable commodities. But Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and the White House also noted to the audience that he is […]

Tyler Perry Makes Up for His Remarks about Spike Lee

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Ayvaunn Penn, Your Black World Apparently Spike Lee has been doing some not-so-positive talking about Tyler Perry and his films. After getting fed up earlier this year, Perry said during a press conference that ”Spike can go right to hell and all ya’ll can print that. I am sick of him talking about me.” Having thought things […]

Tyler Perry Film “Good Deeds” To Be Released in February

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Eager to continue past successes, Lionsgate has decided to release Tyler Perry’s Good Deeds on February 24th, 2012. The director/writer/actor has continually crushed at the box office rolling out his efforts either in February or on the Easter weekend, and with that track record, it’s not surprising Lionsgate would go with the cautious, proven route. Tyler […]