Saturday, December 10, 2016

Tyler Perry

Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016

Tom Hanks. Tom Cruise. Ben Affleck. None of them have been a match for Tyler Perry's Madea.

In a surprise victory at the weekend box office, Perry's "Boo! A Madea Halloween" toppled another A-lister as Hanks' and Ron Howard's new Dan Brown adaption, "Inferno," went up in flames. Perry's...

Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016

Tyler Perry bested Tom Cruise at the box office this weekend.

Perry's "Boo! A Madea Halloween" opened in the top spot with an estimated $27.6 million, edging Cruise's "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back" into second place, according to studio estimates Sunday.

It's the third best opening...

Tuesday, Apr. 5, 2016

When Tyler Perry began creating shows for the then-struggling OWN Network four years ago, he'd send the scripts he'd written to Oprah Winfrey for approval - and she'd wince.

"I would say, 'I think that's too much! It's over the top! Oh my God, I can't believe this is happening!'" Winfrey...

Monday, Mar. 21, 2016

Among the converted it was preaching to, "The Passion" must have been an uplifting treat.

For others who may have strayed across "The Passion" on their way to rival programming like "Little Big Shots" or "Once Upon a Time,"...