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  • Tyler Perry Joins ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2′ as Villain Scientist

    Apr 23, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Tyler Perry will leave his Madea suit behind for his next big screen role. The filmmaker has signed on to join the cast of “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2,” The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Perry will play scientist Baxter Stockman in the new movie, directed by David Green. Stockman is one of “TMNT’s” major villains, a […]

  • Tyler Perry’s Shows Bring Record Numbers to OWN

    Mar 29, 15 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment


    *Tyler Perry‘s shows are bringing record numbers to OWN. The network had its more watched primetime night, Wednesdays, with “The Have and Have Nots” and “If Loving You Is Wrong.” The former was ending its second season and the latter was beginning its second season. Nevertheless, the average audience was 2.567 million, according to Deadline.

  • Visitors Slam theGrio.com for Pitting Lee Daniels vs. Tyler Perry in Op Ed

    Mar 23, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *The success of “Empire” is something you can’t ignore. So much so that theGrio.com is examining Fox’s ratings juggernaut with Tyler Perry’s small screen successes with shows like “The Haves and the Have Nots.” Citing “Empire’s” recent season finale, the opinion piece, the site mentions that “Empire” co-creator Lee Daniels has improved upon Perry’s “all […]

  • ‘Too Darn Hot Party’: Oprah Helps Tyler Celebrate Himself and His Shows

    Mar 16, 15 by Qwest7 4 Comments


    *How’s this for patting yourself on the back? Oprah Winfrey is helping Tyler Perry pay tribute to himself and his four OWN shows with what’s being billed as a “prime-time television event.” Perry’s “Too Darn Hot Party” will honor the creator of popular OWN shows “Love Thy Neighbor,” “For Better or Worse,” “The Haves and […]

  • OWN Orders More Episodes of All Four Tyler Perry Shows

    Feb 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments


    *Oprah Winfrey’s OWN has ordered additional episodes of four of his series: 23 hourlong episodes of “The Haves And The Have Nots” and 22 for its companion drama “If Loving You Is Wrong,” 22 half-hours of comedy “Love Thy Neighbor” and 20 of sitcom “For Better Or Worse,” reports Deadline.com. Perry’s shows are consistently strong […]

  • Success of ‘Empire,’ ‘Black-ish’ and ‘HTGAWM’ Triggers Diversity Surge in TV

    Feb 25, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Judging by the success of “Empire,” “Black-ish” and “How to Get Away With Murder,” TV networks have taken a liking to a certain word: Diversity. So much so that the 2014-15 TV season is shaping up to be the most diverse season in small screen history. Factors contributing to this include a shift in TV […]